U.S High School/College Diversity and Academic Freedom Essay
June 27, 2012
ENC 1101 U.S High School/College Diversity and Academic Freedom
U.S. high schools and colleges campuses each reflect the diversity of today’s world. Preparing a student body that is a microcosm of the community. Each within the boundaries set forth by society. .
The demographic makeup of todays classroom is rapidly changing Not so long ago in the U.S. it was possible and even probable the overwhelming majority of your classmates were of the same ethnic background. Although it is still possible, in all likely-hood in today’s high school the ethnic and cultural make-up will more likely reflect the surrounding communities in your area and the state in which you live. Similarly, in U.S. …show more content…
In conclusion: U.S. high schools and colleges demographics are changing daily, both educating a global mix of nationalities. Neither has the freedom to teach without interference from outside influences and national protections still elude high schools in the U.S. Colleges do enjoy certain level of academic freedom but they too are limited in the scope of their ability to freely do as they please in a classroom as well.
Byrne, J. Peter "Academic Freedom", 99 Yale