Dilafruz Williams, Education faculty, was an invited panelist for the session, "Educating for a Post-Capitalist World: The Interplay of Ecological and Economic Sustainability," at the American Educational Research Association annual meeting in San Francisco, in April. She presented the paper “Ecological and Social Sustainability in School Districts: Policies and Practices that Impact Poor Children and Youth.”
Nicole Rigelman, Education faculty, presented three papers at the Annual Conference of the National Conference of Teachers of Mathematics, Denver, in April. They papers are "Building Mathematics Learning Communities with NCTM Reflection Guides," "Is it True? Always? Supporting Reasoning-and-Proof Focused Collaboration among Teachers," and "Using NCTM’s Freely Available Reflection Guides to Provide Professional Development to Mathematics Learning Communities."
Anita Bright, Education faculty, presented the workshop “Taking On Mathematics: How the Common Core State Standards Can Work for English Learners” with graduate students Angela Vargas and Dulce Nash at the Annual Convention of the Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages held in Dallas on March 26.
Dilafruz Williams, Education faculty, gave the workshop “We Live in a Connected World: Foundational and Integrated Curriculum Design” to department chairs and executive leaders at Lady Doak College, Madurai, India.
Dilafruz Williams, Education faculty, gave the talk “Learning Gardens and Sustainability in Urban Schools” to leaders of nonprofits working on sustainability initiatives and green schools in Mumbai, India, January.
Swapna Mukhopadhyay, Education faculty, presented a paper, "How Ethnomathematics can Enrich Mathematics Education," at the epiSTEME 5 biennial conference at Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India, Jan. 10.
Jacqueline B. Temple, Yer Thao, and Samuel D. Henry, Education faculty, authored a chapter, "Multiple Voices: Same Song" published in Mentoring Faculty of Color, Dwayne Mack, ed., Mac Farland & Co., 2013.