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Bury the N-Word?

Date: March 12 2013 5:00pm - 7:30pm Location: Graduate Campus

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    Dyan Watson, Ed.D.

Graduate Campus

In this workshop, participants will explore their own ideas about the N-word and take away resources and strategies of how to explore it with their students. 

Workshop Details

This workshop is part of our 2012-2013 Workshop Series

Fee: $30. 
Complimentary coffee and tea will be served.

Online registration has closed.  You may register onsite.

Instructor: Dyan Watson, Ed.D.

About the Instructor

Dr. Dyan Watson serves as the social studies coordinator for the secondary program in teacher education at the Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling. Watson began her professional career as a GED instructor for young mothers in Portland and then taught social studies at Sunset High School in Beaverton, Oregon. There she developed and taught the first African American history course, and helped create and implement a school-within-a-school program for freshmen and sophomores.

At Harvard University, Watson served on the inaugural steering committee for the Alumni of Color Conference held annually at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education. She also taught courses in research methods and supervised teaching candidates at the Divinity School and the Graduate School of Education.
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