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2020 Professional Development Academy

Monday, August 3 - Friday, August 7

Presented by the University of Wisconsin System Institute for Urban Education and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Education. The conference is open to registered attendees at no cost.

Culturally Relevant Pedagogy: Education in the 21st Century
August 3rd – August 7th, 2020
Online Zoom Conference

Monday, August 3, 2020: 2:30 – 4:00  pm
Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings – “Culturally Relevant Pedagogy in the Midst of Two Pandemics”

Tuesday, August 4, 2020: 2:30 – 4:00  pm
Parent and Student Panel – “What to Know Before You Teach”

Wednesday, August 5, 2020: 2:30 – 4:00  pm
Andre Bennett -“Unidentified Bias and its Impact on Students”

Thursday, August 6, 2020: 2:30 – 4:00  pm
Denise Ross – “Reframing Academic Excellence”

Friday, August 7, 2020: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Reggie Jackson – “Hidden Impact of Segregation: A History of Segregated Schools”

To register, visit the 2020 Professional Development Academy webpage.

Registration deadline is July 31, 2020.

For questions about the 2020 Professional Development Academy, contact iue-info@uwm.edu.


Monday, August 3
Friday, August 7