Discussion, Dialogue, and Deliberation: Three-D Teaching and Learning
Day 1 features an opening panel on the theoretical roots and contemporary practices of democratic education and engagement. Day 2 is designed to allow participants to study and experience a range of models of democratic education and engagement, with a special session on assessment and research. Day 3 features an action forum and a closing panel. On each of the three days, participants will engage in study circles on democratic pedagogies. This design offers participants an unprecedented opportunity to advance research, programs, and activities on their own campuses.
Featured speakers include:
- Beverly Daniel Tatum, President, Spelman College and author of Why are all the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria and other conversations about race?
- Campus Conversations on Values
About the Society for Values in Higher Education
SVHE is a fellowship of educators and others who care deeply about ethical issues - particularly integrity, diversity, social justice, and civic responsibility - facing higher education and society. Participants who join this working group can become part of a long-term SVHE initiative, the Democracy Project, which promotes democratic dialogue and action as central to quality teaching and learning. The Democracy Project works to provide resources to colleges and universities interested in being more values-conscious as dimensions of institutional mission, campus climate, and program development.
For more information, visit SVHE's main web site and follow the links (www.svhe.org).
Register online at http://istprojects.syr.edu/~svhe/AprilRegister.htm or fax the completed form to the Democracy Project at (860) 659-0222. Space is extremely limited. You will be notified within one to two weeks of the status
View the agenda at: http://istprojects.syr.edu/~svhe/svheDVP2/AprilAgenda.html
View a description of the working group's goals and process at: http://istprojects.syr.edu/~svhe/svheDVP2/AprilNarrative.html
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|The Dialogue to Action Initiative and www.Thataway.org ?2001 by Sandy Heierbacher and Andy Fluke.|
|Last updated Sunday, February 9, 2003 3:34 PM?|