In this exciting, stimulating, and intensive one-day workshop at the University of Georgia, teachers, administrators, counselors, and teacher educators will:
- Learn about the five principles for change to better meet the needs of working-class and poor students
- Develop research-based teaching practices sensitive to working-class and poor children and families
- Take away powerful classroom ideas for incorporating social class-related content
- Get ideas for establishing positive relationships with working-class and poor families
CLASSroom Project Facilitators:
- Stephanie Jones, a professor of educational theory and practice at the University of Georgia, is an award-winning researcher, teacher educator, and former public school teacher.
- Sharlonne Smith is a veteran classroom teacher who has experiences in urban and rural contexts and has taught all content areas in the middle grades.
Registration Fee: $125
Registration and Cancellation Deadline: April 19
Cancellation and Refund Policy: All cancellations must be submitted via email to Melanie Baer before the cancellation deadline in order to receive a full refund. Cancellations after the cancellation deadline are non-refundable. If cancellation is not made by the deadline, and you are not able to attend, you or your organization is still liable for payment.