2020-2021 Graduate Academic Catalog

EEDUC 5076 The Controversial Constitution: Fault Lines and Remedies

This course explores the founding and continued impact of the U.S. Constitution on our lives. Teachers will examine the controversial content of the Constitution and develop hands-on learning strategies for engaging students using the Massachusetts Civics Standards to “understand the purposes, principles, and practices of the US government as established by the Constitution," including the rights and responsibilities of citizens. This course prepares teachers to provide instruction on the roots and foundations of U.S. democracy.