WESEMINAR Education and Civic Engagement – Academics in the Community
With the establishment of the Education Studies Minor, opportunities for students to learn about and engage with educational policy and practice are expanding, including a multi-faceted partnership with the Middletown Public Schools. Join us to learn more about just some of the initiatives – undertaken through the Jewett Center for Community Partnerships, service-learning courses, and Ed Studies – that support this collaboration.
Presenters: Rhea Drozdenko, Coordinator of Community Participation (Jewett Center for Community Partnerships); Anna Shusterman, Associate Professor of Psychology & Co-Coordinator, Education Studies; Ana Perez-Girones, Adjunct Professor of Spanish; Amy Grillo, Associate Professor of the Practice in Education Studies (Center for Pedagogical Innovation).
Moderator: Rob Rosenthal, John E. Andrus Professor of Sociology, Emeritus & Interim Provost/Senior VP for Academic Affairs