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EDU608 Understndng Cultural Barriers in Ed

This course analyzes the current trend results as reported with No Child Left Behind (NCLB) such as the current gap in the achievement scores of subgroups within the Kansas City metropolitan area. It concentrates on causes and solutions for disparities based on ethnicity, gender, socio-economic status based on research data analysis. Using various resources, including video streaming clips, emphasis will be placed on breaking though barriers to achievement, building resiliency in the classroom and the impact of sustaining cultural values in students. 1 Credits