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|Strategies for teaching students with disabilities
We have all had students with disabilities in our classes. How to interact with such students can be both challenging and rewarding. Our presenters for this seminar–one an expert on disability studies, the other from understood.org, a website that deals with learning and attention issues with students and children–will try to unpack the many issues surrounding this popular topic.
Mentoring students of color
In this Teaching Scholarship Circle (TSC), a four-session forum of roundtable discussions, we will grapple with the difficult issue of mentoring students of color. With the spate of violence against people of color over the past few years, and on the heels of the recent presidential election in which aspects of race were front and center, this issue has never been more important.
Students produce and publish knowledge: Wikipedia as student writing space
Do you tell students never to use Wikipedia as a reference in a paper? Have you ever considered using Wikipedia as a learning tool? In this Lunchtime Seminar, we’ll learn about class projects where students contribute to Wikipedia as editors and writers.