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High School Curriculum

Ethnic Studies & Identity Course
A-G Approved (September 2015)

Monthly Themes:

  • Key Concepts in Ethnic and identity Studies
  • Perceptions of self and stereotypes
  • Female and Male roles and the implications of these roles 
  • Positive and negative effects of segregation in the African American Community
  • Segregation in Latino communities
  • Challenges of assimilation and cultural preservation of Asian /Pacific Identities
  • Challenges of assimilation and cultural preservation in the Native American community
  • Exploration of the factors that perpetuate poverty
  • Mapping the Margins/Socioeconomic status and Intersectionality