College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

EDUC 885: History of Education in the United States

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General Information

Credits: 3


Examines the history of education in the United States and explores the social, political, cultural, and economic forces that have shaped reform initiatives. Uses history to engage questions around citizenship, equality, and democracy. Offered by School of Education. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: Admission to the PhD in Education program, or permission of instructor.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Schedule Type: Seminar
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

Current Sections

This course is not offered this semester.

Upcoming Sections

  • Spring 2022, Section: 001, CRN 22830, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: David Houston
Prior Sections (partial list)