Lesson 12 - SOCIOLOGY 101 On Line
CHAPTER 12 – Social Structure and Society
Study Assignment: Read chapter 12 – Sociology 101 by Jon Shepard
After careful study of this chapter, you will be able to:
1. Assume for the moment that schools cannot provide educational equality. Analyze the consequences of the persistence of educational inequality within the context of the functions of education discussed in the text.
2. Think back to your early school years with the hidden curriculum in mind. Provide specific examples from your own experience to support the existence of the hidden curriculum.
3. Identify what you believe are the two biggest issues facing higher education in the twenty-first century. Develop recommendations for solving these problems.