This course covers a range of theories that apply to the study of globalization and international education policies, as well as the history of aid to education. Students will study the characteristics and critiques of major institutions that design policies and conduct operations which impact education globally, including multilateral agencies, non-governmental organizations, and private foundations. Students will furthermore study key issue areas that are targeted by international education policies, including testing, privatization, education in fragile states, and gender equity.Crosslisted: EDLDRS752L and GCPA752L are the same course.
International Education Policy and Leadership
Global Comparative Public Administration
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Friday, February 2, 2018