Aug 26, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDU 295-01 - Special Topic: Issues in Latinx Education: Unerrepresented, Underserved, and Unheard

4 credits (Spring)
This course explores the historical and contemporary issues that have contributed to or limited Pre-K to higher educational Latina/o access, participation, and retention in education. In addition to looking at Latina/o student’s experiences nationwide, we also will explore the Latina/o educational experience in the Midwest, with a special focus on the state of Iowa. Using what the students learn in the course, they will have an opportunity to develop a research paper drawing from both primary and secondary sources. 

Prerequisite: None.
Instructor: Staff