Sociology of education in historically black colleges

In your paper discuss how your subject is connected to ideas and topics discussed in the course. Education includes formal instruction through institutions, but can also include popular culture as a medium of education. Topics for the paper can include but are not limited to:

  • Standardized testing and the consequences for American education
  • Discipline in American schools
  • Individual rights versus group rights in American education
  • The causes and consequences of treating education as a business
  • The school environment as a work environment/ labor issues related to work in a school environment (teacher burnout, teacher safety, worker overload)
  • Movies as a medium of education/miseducation (you may choose a certain subject on how movies miseducate Americans on specific subjects, such as on
  • Race or gender inequities in a specific area of education