Catalog Year : 2021-22


Education School Improvement

Education School Improvement


EDSI 9923 E01 - Culturally Proficient Leader
Credits: 3.00
This course is designed to provide educators with the opportunity to explore the theory and practical application of school reform efforts through a social justice lens with a focus on equitable outcomes for students. The structure of the course will include a survey of relevant literature from multicultural and social justice thinkers and leaders with approaches that create more inclusive classrooms and schools and equitable outcomes. Issues will be considered at multiple levels including overarching questions of multiculturalism, equity, the role of schooling, educational reform, and culturally relevant teaching and educational practices. In addition, students will examine their own attitudes as well as the impact of policy and practice decisions on the students and communities they serve.

Lecture: 3.00
College: College of Education
Department: Leadership, Research & Sch Imp
Campus Distance Learning Technology
Start Date JAN 09, 2021 End Date MAY 11, 2021
Days Taught TBA Time of Day TBA Location TBA TBA
Instructor(s):Jean Ferguson Ruffin Open Seats:11 of 35 as of 01/23/2022 03:52:20
Additional Information: Instructional Method: 100% Online (E)
    Course taught 100% online using CourseDen and no face-to-face meetings. Students must have Internet access. Students should check CourseDen on the first day of class for assignments. If you have trouble logging into CourseDen or cannot see your section, please contact UWG Online at 678-839-6248, or visit their website at uwgonline.westga.edu.
For info on services and costs see the online student guide.