Course: SED 673. Multicultural Students, Families and Communities (3)
Prerequisite: Admission to SED or other College of Education M.A. degree program. Preparatory: AAS 417/AFRS 417/CHS 417/ELPS 417, SED 529 or equivalents. This course examines the research and professional literature on working with multicultural and multilingual pupils, families and communities to promote these pupils’ academic success. M.A. degree students will learn about families and communities, communicating with families and communities, effective strategies for working with families from particular ethnic and linguistic communities, and designing and evaluating school-family-community multicultural and multilingual educational activities and/or events.