Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: EDUC                                     Course Number: 200                                    
Course Title: History and Foundations of Bilingual General and Bilingual Special Education
Subject: Education
Minimum Credits: 2.0                                     Maximum Credits: 2.0                                     Hours per week: 2.0


This introductory course provides an historical overview of major areas integral to bilingual general education and bilingual special education students and programs. Review of the history and major development of the program in the United States will be presented. Legal, cultural, linguistic, programmatic, advocacy and assessment issues will be reviewed. Theoretical readings will be matched with practical, field-based classroom visits and interviews with teachers and parents.

Corequisite: ENGL 112.
Start Date:    01/29/2010                         End Date: