The UW College of Education will host a series of four talks focusing on some of the biggest issues in teacher education as part of the Boeing Teacher Education Scholars Series:
- January 21 — "Advancing Teacher Education's Engagement with Issues of Race, Racism, & Racial Justice: Working at the Intersections and Tensions of Social Theory and the Learning Sciences," presented by Thomas Philip, assistant professor of education at UCLA.
- March 4 — "Minding the Mediation: Considering the Role of Teacher Educators in Equity-Minded, "Clinically Rich" Preservice Preparation," presented by Jamy Stillman, an assistant professor of education at USC's Rossier School of Education whose work focuses on using qualitative methods to explore intersections between education policy, teacher education and K-12 classroom instruction, particularly in the areas of language acquisition and literacy.
- April 29 — Anne Edwards, professor emerita of education at the University of Oxford, whose recent research draws on cultural historical approaches to learning and organizational change, focusing on professional learning and in particular the relational turn in expertise.
April 29, 2015 - 11:30am to 1:00pm