Concurrent Sessions-Block C

Block C: 2:15-3:15 p.m.

CWC (Conversations with Community), F-15 (Focus 15), F-45 (Focus 45)

CWC: Unpacking Serving the Unserved: Opportunities and Challenges for Urban Student and Community Programming: Amanda Wilkerson, Deshawn Chapman, Shalander Samuels, Whitney Watkins, University of Central Florida- room 002B

CWC: Is Gentrification the New School Pushout?: A Conversation with Community about the Intersection of Urban Education Reform and Gentrification: Thais Council, Rebecca Graham, Shaeroya Earls, Shakale George, Marlyn Tillman, Georgia State University, Gwinnett STOPP- room 002C

F15: Inviting the experts: A case study of an after school program: Dorian Harrison, Belmont University – room 002A

F15: Educating for Increased Awareness and Action through Critical Composition Pedagogy in an Urban Middle School: Beth Marks, Latricia Oliver, Charity Gordon, Clarice Thomas, Hiedi Godwin, Nadia Behizadeh, Kennesaw State University – room 002A

F15: Creating the Next Generation of Digital Leaders: Jackie Slaton, Georgia State University- room 002A

F45: Community-based Praxis: The Atlanta Schools Critical Education Network for Distinction (ASCEND): Jacob Hackett, Nadia Behizadeh, Ayinde Summers, Maurice Hobson, Jonnie Ford, Georgia State University- room 041

Workshop: Growing a Garden of Possibilities: Cultivating Collective Understanding, Climate and Community in Urban Schools: Cheryl Jamison, Coretta Scott King Young Women’s Leadership Academy/Mercer University- room 304