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Dialogue In The Classroom: Strategies For Building Engagement And Empathy. A Two-Part Workshop

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
1:00pm – 3:00pm

Online Zoom Event

Location: Zoom; link will be provided Presenter: Noga Shemer, Anthropology and CETL Structured dialogues increase student engagement and foster inclusive learning environments. By incorporating dialogic modalities into the classroom, students can learn to communicate across difference and navigate challenging conversations while engaging deeply with course content. In this collaborative two-part workshop, participants will learn to:

• Build the foundation for successful dialogue

• Explore multiple ways dialogue can be used

• Apply practical strategies in the classroom

• Share ideas and resources

Part I, Tuesday, September 15, 1:00-3:00 Register -

Part II, Wednesday, October 14, 1:00-3:00 Register -


Democracy and Dialogues Initiative (primary), Anthropology Department, Dodd Human Rights Impact, History Department

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