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EDC 630   FAMILY AND COMMUNITY LITERACY   (3 hours)
 
Viewed through a lens of lifelong literacy, this course focuses on developing strong partnerships between families, communities, and schools. Course topics will include: (a) family diversity & multiple literacies, (b) learning about, from, and with families & communities, (c) building upon family/community knowledge and resources in instruction, and (d) designing effective partnerships and family-engagement programs. Course assignments will provide hands-on opportunities to engage with these topics in real-world settings. This course is offered via a hybrid distance format, with a combination of on-campus face-to-face class meetings, synchronous online class meetings, and asynchronous work.
 
Prerequisite(s):   Graduate student status
 
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