Critical Pedagogy and Action

Saturday, 2:15 pm to 3:45 pm -- Knott Hall 005

Since Paolo Freire's Pedagogy of the Oppressed, critical pedagogy has evolved and expanded, but the elements of analysis, reflection, and action have always been cornerstones. Learn from the two presenters in this session how learning and action can go hand in hand.

Research presented:

Knowledge is Power: The Roots of Social Justice Issues and Youth Organizing by Dana Wright, Connecticut College

Learning and Identity within Critical Pedagogy by Ava Jackson, Northwestern University