URSP 688X Recent Developments in Urban Studies; Planning, Policy, and Public Education

Course

Overview

Faculty Assigned
Credits
3
Term
N/A
Schedule/Location
W 7:00pm - 9:40pm (ARC 1119)

Synopsis

Catalog Description

This course explores the historical and contemporary interrelationships among metropolitan policy, planning practice, and public education. The course engages interdisciplinary scholarship, case studies, and guest speakers. It examines issues such as: school, neighborhood, and metropolitan segregation; schools as centers of community; school siting and land use; school facility planning and management; school transportation; education reform and school choice; school closures.