OCTOBER 2016

 

Implementing UDL through Pre-Texts at Harvard Ed Portal

  • WHEN: October 3rd, 17th & 24th | 4:00-6:30pm
  • WHERE: Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Avenue, Allston
  • WHAT: A five-week professional development for 4th grade Boston Public Schoolteachers with Professor Doris Sommer, and then led by Trecia Reavis, Pre-Texts facilitator and weaver; Hilary Shea, Inclusion Specialist in the Boston Public Schools; and Paul Tritter, Boston Teachers Union, Director of Professional Learning.

    *Training enrollment has already closed.*
 

Civic Education is Aesthetics, Necessarily

  • WHEN: Monday, October 3rd |  8:00 am - 9:30 am
  • WHERE: University of Los Andes, Building TX, Room 601
  • WHAT: The initiative that professor Doris Sommer congregates is a web of academics, artists, educators and organizers that work for the arts, humanities and social sciences to be recognized as resources for social and educational development. In that way, the talk Civic Education is Aesthetics, Necessarily,presents a program of investigation based in the arts for the development of critical thinking and citizenship. 
 

Pre-Texts Workshop at University of Los Andes, Colombia

  • WHEN: Monday, October 3rd |  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • WHERE: University of Los Andes, Building TX, Room 601 
  • WHAT: After the talk Civic Education is Aesthetics, Necessarily, professor Doris Sommer will lead a Pre-Texts workshop that will enrich attendees' work in the fields of education, the arts and humanities. 
 

“Tinker User Tracer Human” lecture series by the MIT Program in Art, Culture, and Technology


For the full overview of the whole month, see October's newsletter: http://bit.ly/2f6eiMV