2020-2021 Graduate Academic Catalog

EEDUC 5077 Presidential Elections - Inquiry, Debate, and Media Spin

This course prepares educators to teach the knowledge and skills their students need to become thoughtful and active participants in a democratic society. Using Massachusetts civics guiding principles, this course promotes students' understanding of the ways they can act as citizens to influence government; to incorporate current events to build students’ capacities for making logical arguments and thinking for themselves; and to teach students media literacy.