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    ELP 566SEM - Comp And Global Studies In Ed
    Lecture
    Comp And Global Studies In Ed 01 Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
    Class #:   21109   Enrollment Capacity:   23
    Section:   01   Enrollment Total:   8
    Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   15
    Dates:   08/27/2018 - 12/07/2018   Status:   OPEN
    Days, Time:   T , 7:00 PM - 9:40 PM
    Room:   Baldy 479 view map
    Location:   North Campus      
      Course Description
    ELP 566 provides an overview of research paradigms, methods, and current trends in comparative education. The course exposes students to different theoretical lenses, research paradigms and strategies that are being used to study education in comparative perspective (e.g., sociology, economics, and policy analysis). Special emphasis is placed on large-scale international surveys of educational assessments (e.g., TIMSS, PISA) and their implications for national education policy making and education research in the United States and other countries. This course will enable students to identify strengths and limitations of international comparative research. The topics and issues to be explored include: IEA-/OECD-type Cross-National Comparative Policy Studies; School Accountability, Autonomy, and Choice; Teacher Education, Teacher Quality, and Teacher Policies; and Educational Inequality in International Context.
      Instructor(s)
                 Han, S look up    
      On-line Resources
    Other Courses Taught By: Han, S