Thursday, April 18, 2019 – 12:00pm to 1:15 p.m. CUE Commons 4303 Wesley W. Posvar Hall Light refreshments will be available at 11:45 a.m. This dialogue with the authors, Damien M. Sojoyner and Sabina E. Vaught will both challenge and deepen our understanding of the school-to-prison pipeline, the relationship of schools and prisons, and cultures […]
Thursday, March 21, 2019 4-6 p.m. O’Hara Student Center Ballroom | 4042 O’Hara Street Presented by H. Samy Alim, Ph.D. Presenting data collected over the past 20 years, this talk will highlight how we can disrupt White cultural and linguistic hegemony by developing new paradigms for the study of language, race, and culture in education. Dr. […]
Lunch & Learn – Critical Language Pedagogy: Reimagining Dialects, Identity and Power in Urban Education December 6, 2018 – 12:00pm to 1:15pm , CUE Commons, 4303 Wesley Posvar, 230 S. Bouquet St. Light refreshments will be available at 11:45 a.m. Critical Language Pedagogy is an approach to teaching about language that acknowledges power, privilege, identity and racism in how […]
November 8, 2018 – 1:00pm to 2:30pm 4303, Wesley Posvar Hall, 230 S. Bouquet Street Light refreshments will be available at 12:45 p.m. This talk first argues that, as a descriptive and analytic phrase, “White supremacy” has certain advantages over the more folk use of “racism.” This utility is only becoming more obvious as white supremacy re-enters our national […]
Thursday, Sept. 20 | 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. 4303 Wesley Posvar Hall Center for Urban Education Auditorium Join Dr. T. Elon Dancy II for light refreshments and a discussion about this year’s theme: Reimagining Urban Education: Place, Space, and People. “Broadly, this theme aims to inspire our friends and networks to grapple with our imaginations […]
June 26-27, 2018: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. David L. Lawrence Hall University of Pittsburgh: 3942 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15260 The Center for Urban Education Summer Educator Forum (CUESEF) is a professional learning experience for education professionals (pre- and practicing educators) in Pittsburgh and the surrounding region that focuses on supporting Culturally Responsive Education. During this intensive, two-day […]
RSVP Youth Organizing March 1, 2018 5:30-7pm Please let us know if you can join us for a discussion about Youth Organizing with high school student organizers Suhail Gharaibeh-Gonzalez, Peyton Klein, Gigi Varlotta, Zoe Vongtau, and Serena Zets. March 1st 5:30-7pm (food provided please RSVP so we can plan for how much food to […]
Responding to Reality: Advocating for Healthy Children in Urban Communities and Schools Join CUE and the Department of Health & Physical Activity for a panel discussion and reflection examining health issues and disparities, and how they influence educational outcomes. Moderated by Dr. A. Dex Samuels, Meharry Medical College and Dr. John Jakicic, Department of Health & Physical Activity […]
Practitioners Talking About Race With Students: One School’s Journey Thursday, February 16 Facilitated by Megan O’Brien, Christie Herring, Diana Gomez and Katie Pohl, in-service teachers, The Falk School 12 – 1:30 p.m., Center for Urban Education Conference Room (Posvar 4118) Click here to learn more and to register.
We Are Still Here: Declarations of Love and Sovereignty in Black Life Under Siege February 8, 2018 Facilitated by Cynthia Dillard, Mary Frances Early Professor of Teacher Education, Department of Educational Theory and Practice, University of Georgia 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m., CUE Commons Click here to learn more and to register.