Upcoming events categorized as: Conference
In this workshop, we will explore the premise that we can become more powerful teachers of writing if we are writers ourselves.
In this workshop, participants will write their personal stories; learn pedagogical strategies; discuss how engaging in critical literacy can open up spaces for children to explore; and more.
2018 marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most iconic and pivotal moments in the history of sport and the Olympic Games: When sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos, gold and bronze medalists in the 200-meter dash, raised their black-gloved fists in a black power salute on the medal podium.
The JoLLE conference is a hands-on and participation based event where presenters involve their audiences in the subject and process of their presentations.
In this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to learn from students of immigrant families about what has been helpful and would be helpful to them in their experiences at school.
Submit your registration by March 1, 2018, to be a part of the first Global Conference on Sport for Social Change.
This will be our 49th year of celebrating the writing, illustrating, and use of books for children.
In this engaging and hands-on workshop, you will move through the process of creating a zine, a multi-genre miniature magazine with a central theme or topic published by hand.
Please join us to commemorate the brave and powerful silent protest of the 1968 Olympic Games that ultimately sparked a global and domestic wake-up call on civil and human rights.
In this workshop, you will explore wobble moments, examine examples of narratives depicting such moments, and gain multiple perspectives on your classroom.
From Personal to Social: Politics, Multi-Layered Narratives, and Social Justice in the Secondary Literacy Classroom
This workshop will explore teaching writing as a political act. How do we address issues of social justice—race, class, gender, sexuality, religion—through literacy practices in secondary classrooms?
Please join us for a day focused on innovative teaching and teachers in higher education!