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High School Curriculum

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

Monthly Themes:

September - Key Concepts in Ethnic and identity Studies

October - Perceptions of self and stereotypes

November - Female and Male roles and the implications of these roles 

December - Positive and negative effects of segregation in the African American Community

January - Segregation in Latino communities

February - Challenges of assimilation and cultural preservation of Asian /Pacific Identities

March - Challenges of assimilation and cultural preservation in the Native American community

April - Exploration of the factors that perpetuate poverty

May - Mapping the Margins/Socioeconomic status and Intersectionality