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Indiana Wesleyan University School of Teacher Education
Cultrually Responsive Teaching Symposium

Friday, March 16, 2012

  • 6:30-8:00 p.m.: Banquet
    • Sounds of Hope Kids Choir, Frances Slocum Elementary
    • Skype Interview with IWU alumni and others teaching in China

Saturday, March 17, 2012

  • 9:00-9:30 a.m. Welcome and Symposium Overview
  • 9:30-10:30 a.m. Student presentations
  • 10:30-11:30 a.m. Iliana Cortes Santiago, Doctoral Student in Literacy and Language Education, Purdue University
  • 11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Lunch; Poster Presentations; Exhibit Hall
  • 1:00-2:00 a.m. Round Table Discussion Participant List
  • 2:00-3:00 p.m. Dr. Grace Miller, Associate Professor of Biology, Indiana Wesleyan University
  • 3:00-3:30 p.m. Jay Height, Executive Director, Shepherd Community

Student Competition

Indiana Wesleyan University students contribute to the event through juried presentations, papers & posters. Check back here for an announcement of the winners.

Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave by Laban Carrick Hill Henry's Freedom Box by Ellen Levine This Little Light of Mine by E. B Lewis The Other Side by Jacquelyn Woodson Freedom Summer by Deborah Wiles The Pirate of Kindergarten by George Ella Lyon Wonder Struck By Brian Selznick Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match /Marisol McDonald no combina by Monica Brown Grandma's Gift illustrated and written by Eric Velasquez Fiesta Babies illustrated by Amy Cordova, written by Carmen Tafolla The Skin That We Speak: Thoughts on Language and Culture in the Classroom by Lisa Delpit Affirming Diversity: The Sociopolitical Context of Multicultural Education (6th Ed) by Sonia Nieto We can't Teach what we Don't Know: White Teachers, Multicultural Schools by Sonia Nieto