Chicago forum: Curriculum for Social Justice.

Fall 2015 Forum flyer

DePaul University’s College of Education Fall Forum

October 28, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Lincoln Park Student Center, 2250 N. Sheffield, Room 314

Curriculum for Social Justice: Grounded in Our Students’ Lives and Their Communities

The curriculum examples presented at the forum come from the arts, science, social studies, history, and civics. Speakers will include both elementary and high school educators.

Moderator: Dr. Hilary Conklin, Associate Professor, Secondary Social Studies, DePaul UniversityPanelists:

-Jill Bass, Director of the Center for Action Civics, Mikva Challenge

-William Estrada, Teaching Artist, Telpochcalli Elementary School

-Nakisha Hobbs, Principal, Village Leadership Academy

-Anton Miglietta, Curriculum Director, Chicago Grassroots Curriculum Task Force

-Daniel Morales-Doyle, Social Justice High School; Director, Project SEEEC (Science Education for Excellence and Equity in Chicago), UIC

2 CPDUs are available for teachers. Resource tables with curriculum materials from a variety of organizations will be available before and after the panel.

For more information and to R.S.V.P., contact Diane Horwitz at dhorwit1@depaul.edu.

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