The First Annual Symposium of the Deborah Meier Institute: Remapping Progressive Education
Mar 23, 2010 - 03:00 PM
The Deborah Meier Institute, in collaboration with Harmony Education Center, invites you to the first annual Symposium of the Deborah Meier Institute: Remapping Progressive Education, featuring: Michelle Fine, CUNY; Pedro Noguera, NYU; Juan Gonzalez, New York Daily News; John Ryan, President Emeritus, Indiana University; and Deborah Meier, Coalition of Essential Schools. Click here for registration and additional information. The Symposium will take place on Saturday, April 17, 2010?at the Julia Richman Educational Complex in New York City,?8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. This event’s morning session features school led workshops that focus on how our schools have reframed issues of accountability to match their missions, as well as building strong adult and student cultures that promote democracy. In the afternoon, larger sessions focus on cross-over issues, including teacher education, research, early childhood, and more.