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Learning Objectives for the Undergraduate Major in Education

Students will understand and be able to reflect on:

  • the role of schooling in particular and education more broadly in a democratic society;
  • student learning in light of theories of cognitive and social development, including the development of literacies;
  • systemic and cultural influences on students' access to and participation in education;
  • an academic discipline‚Äôs knowledge and practices, and how educators, pedagogy, and curriculum can support (or hinder) learners' developing them.

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