Thursday, November 3, 2022 9am to 1pm
About this Event
850 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602http://coe.uga.edu/events
This engaging, interactive (and fun!) workshop is for teachers, social workers, healthcare workers, family liaisons, administrators, and any other adult who works with children and adolescents in formal or informal education settings. Drawing on research and workshop participants’ experiences and questions, we will work together to learn pedagogical ways to respond to topics that emerge naturally in students’ conversations as well as issues that arise in formal curriculum including health, science, and sex education.
Stephanie Jones, Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Mary Frances Early College of Education, is an award-winning teacher and researcher who has been teaching, studying, and writing about bodies and gender for two decades. She has worked extensively across the K-16 age level bands and is renowned for her research-based and ethical approaches to facilitating challenging and uncomfortable conversations including those about social class, poverty, classism, race, racism, gender, sexism, misogyny, bodies, and relationships.
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