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Independent Study and Research

This course uses ethnographic and quantitative research methods to study a specific issue in education.

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 Independent research projects may include literature reviews and analysis, and/or case studies in school settings. Credit cannot be earned for EDUC 491 and EDUC 591. Repeatable for Credit.


Section Instructor Format Schedule start date
EDUC491 Judy Radigan Blended 6-8:59 p.m. Monday, August 21, 2017
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INSTRUCTOR: Judy Radigan
FORMAT: Blended
SCHEDULE: 6-8:59 p.m.
START DATE: Aug. 21, 2017

Instructor: Judy Radigan

Dr. Radigan spent more than 20 years teaching high school English, debate, speech, drama and ESL in Texas, and also served as an elementary school principal for five years. For the past ten years, Dr. Radigan has had joint appointments at Rice University and the University of Houston. She has been a lecturer in the Teacher Education Department at Rice University and the facilitator for the online Cultural Studies Program at the University of Houston. She has also served as an evaluator for the Even Start Programs in Houston ISD, Fort Bend ISD and Angleton, and has worked as a researcher with the Center for Education at Rice University.

Term: Fall 2017

Start Date: Aug. 21, 2017

End Date: Dec. 01, 2017

Schedule: 6-8:59 p.m.

Length: TBA

Location: Rice campus

Fee: Rice Tuition

Note: This course is part of the Education Department. To learn more and apply for one of the programs offered, visit http://education.rice.edu/.

Credit Hours: 1-3