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PRLS 2005 The Puerto Rican, Latin@, and Caribbean Child in New York City

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PR&LS 40.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

3 hours; 3 credits

Puerto Rican, Latin@, and Caribbean children in New York City. Historical examination of bilingual policies and programming. Development of identity; knowledge and appreciation of heritage. Culturally relevant pedagogy. Multicultural education. Examination and evaluation of instructional materials and school policies.

Prerequisite: English 1010 or permission of the chairperson.


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