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Invitation to the 4th Annual RISE Symposium “The Future of Race and Education: Critical Theories and Critical Practices”

4th Annual RISE Symposium “The Future of Race and Education: Critical Theories and Critical PracticesFebruary 15th, 2013

Event Description:

University of Colorado Boulder School of Education student group Racial Initiatives for Students and Educators (R.I.S.E.) is hosting its 4th Annual R.I.S.E.

Symposium on February 15th 2013. The symposium’s theme is “The Future of Race and Education: Critical Theories and Critical Practices”. The event is open to school administrators, teachers, and the general public; and is sponsored by CEB, UGGS, SGFB, and SESB. Please feel free to forward this invitation to those who may be interested.

The symposium features education scholars with expertise in literacy and mathematics that addresses the needs of students of diverse racial, cultural, and linguistic backgrounds. Guest speakers include keynote speaker Django Paris (Michigan State), Dr. Samy Alim (Stanford), Dr. Victoria Hand (CU-Boulder), Dr.
Susan Hopewell (CU-Boulder), Dr. Ben Krishner (CU-Boulder), Dr. Edd Taylor (CU-Boulder), and others. Classroom application-oriented workshops will be offered by a group of CU-Boulder School of Education doctoral students.

Agenda Information:
Culturally Relevant Pedagogies Discussion Panel I 9:00-10:15
Culturally Relevant Pedagogies Discussion Panel II 10:30-11:45
Lunch                                12:00-1:00
Keynote Speaker                                1:00-2:00
Classroom Application Workshop I                     2:15-3:15
Classroom Application Workshop II                3:30-4:30

Lunch will be provided with RSVP. Please RSVP at rise@colorado.edu no later than February 7th 2013.

Location Information:
In Campus – Wolf Law (View Map)
2450 Kittredge Loop RD
Boulder, CO
Room:  Wittemeyer Courtroom

Contact Information:
rise@colorado.edu

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