Provost's Professional Development Speaker 2017
Culturally Responsive Teaching in the Classroom:
Finding One's Feet, Wings, and Voice
Dr. Maria del Carmen Salazar
Thursday, May 18, 2017
John Grant Crabbe Main Library
Dr. Maria del Carmen Salazar’s research and scholarship center on transformative teacher preparation through empirical research on equitable and effective teaching. She has given over 100 scholarly presentations and 20 national and international keynote presentations on her research areas.
This session will address the following questions: Why does Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT) matter? What are the critical components of CRT? What approaches facilitate the implementation of CRT in the classroom? How can CRT be implemented in educator preparation programs?