Equal+Opportunity

Equal+Opportunity - positions in the job market? Education...

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Education and Equality of Opportunity What does it mean? What does it not mean? What is the role of schooling in promoting equal opportunity? Do schools actually foster or impede equal opportunity? Models of schooling Common school Sorting/screening What are impediments to equal opportunity? How important is education compared to other factors such as work ethic, thrift, etc.?
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Models of Schooling Common school model Sorting machine model Why did educational leaders assume that they could fairly provide equality of opportunity by sorting students according to their future
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Unformatted text preview: positions in the job market? Education and Income Poverty and student achievement What do we know about that relationship? What evidence do we have that there is a relationship? Social reproduction What does it mean? Social and Cultural Capital What does it mean? How does it work? Is It An Equal Race? Do all students start at the same place? What is the role of schools in equalizing or perpetuating differences? What can schools do?...
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