Anthropology Camp: Do Schools Have Culture?
In this class, students will learn about the field of cultural anthropology and apply that learning to examine how schools use symbols, rituals, and ceremonies to communicate and pass on cultural values.
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4x per week
over 1 week
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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In this class, I will introduce students to the field of anthropology and train them to think like anthropologists. We will focus on the subfield of cultural anthropology while applying what we learn to school settings. Students will investigate their own school settings and describe the symbols, traditions, and rituals they uncover. After taking this course, students will have a deeper appreciation of how people transmit culture and values to new generations. When teaching, I like to share...
This class is taught in English.
I have a bachelor's degree in anthropology and a master's degree in education.
3 hours 40 minutes per week in class, and no time outside of class.
Melissa Amaral (she/her)
Helping students develop their curiosity and passion for learning
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
39 total reviews
90 completed classes
Hello! My name is Melissa. I am a professional educator with over a decade of experience teaching and advising high school and college students. For the past few years, I have been teaching college students about how to plan for their futures,...