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#TeacherLives Speaker Series

The #TeacherLives Speaker Series is a set of talks sponsored by the Department of Educational Studies at Swarthmore College. The series centers on the lives of teachers, topics and perspectives that intersect with teaching for social justice. Follow the ongoing […]

#TeacherLives Speaker Series

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Thu. Mar 19th ILEANA JIMÉNEZ: Teaching Feminism in High School #TeacherLives Series @Swarthmore

The Educational Studies Dept’s #TeacherLives Speaker Series Presents ILEANA JIMÉNEZ Teacher, activist, and blogger Speaking about teaching feminism in high school   Thursday, March 19 4:30-6:30 PM Swarthmore College, Scheuer Room Description of Talk Ileana Jiménez, founder of the internationally […]


Fri. 2.13: “More Than a Score: The New Uprising Against High Stakes Testing”: A conversation with Jesse Hagopian

Friday, February 13th 3:00 – 5:00 pm Swarthmore College, Science Center 104 Light refreshments to follow Across the country, students are walking out, parents are opting their children out, and teachers are refusing to administer bad exams. In fact, the […]

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Teaching in the time of #Ferguson

Edwin Mayorga Swarthmore College The changing same News from Ferguson began streaming in last night, and I found myself searching. Searching for answers, searching for justice. As an educator at a higher education institution, who is committed to ending racial, economic, […]


Sun 11.16.14: José Luis Vilson – This is Not a Test: #TeacherLives Speaker @Swarthmore

Free and Open to Public #TeacherLives Speaker Series José Luis Vilson: This is Not a Test Sunday, November 16th 4:00 – 5:00p: Book Talk, Q & A 5:00- 6:00p: Light Food and Refreshments Scheuer Room, Kohlberg Hall, Swarthmore College In his […]

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Mon 11.10 – Social Justice Unionism: A Conversation with the Caucus of Working Educators @Swarthmore

Free & Open to Public Monday, November 10 Swarthmore College, Science Center Room 199 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM   Join members of the  Caucus of Working Educators of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers in exploring: Social justice unionism The […]