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UNI Leaders in Education Lecture Series

UNI Leaders in Education Lecture Series is an annual speaking series that brings in state and national speakers on hot topics in education.

 

UNI Leaders in Education Lectures Series: Debbie Reese

Monday, November 14, 2016 7:00 pm. - Maucker Union Ballroom, University Northern Iowa

The 2016 University of Northern Iowa Leaders in Education Lectures Series will feature Dr. Debbie Reese educational scholar and editor of American Indians in Children’s Literature. The lectures is titled: “Teachers teach, but what will you teach?”: Using Children’s Literature to Teach About the United States. The event is in conjunction with the 2016 Education Summit. This event is free and open to the public.

 

Leaders in Education Lecture Series: Sonia Nieto

Thursday, March 10, 2016 7 p.m.

Maucker Union Ballroom , University of Northern Iowa 

The 2016 University of Northern Iowa Leaders in Education Lecture Series will feature Dr. Sonia Nieto, professor emerita, educational scholar and author of such books as Affirming Diversity: The Sociopolitical Context of Multicultural Education, Why We Teach and Dear Paulo: Letters From Those Who Dare Teach. This event is in conjunction with the 2016 Education Summit.

Book signing and dessert reception to follow.

 

Children of Poverty in Our Public Schools, April 30, 2015, Schindler Education Center

The UNI College of Education invites you to a lecture with noted author Jonathan Kozol. The lecture will occur April 30, 2015  from 7-8:30 p.m. with a reception to follow.

 

"Multicultural Gifted Education: Empowering and Engaging the Voices of High Potential Students from Diverse Backgrounds"

7-8pm, Thurs., February 27, 2014

The UNI College of Education invites you to a lecture with Dr. Donna Y. Ford, Professor of Education and Human Development at Vanderbilt University. The lecture will occur February 27th from 7-8 p.m. with a reception to follow.

 

"Rethinking Multicultural Education: Race, Class, Gender, and Disability in the Classroom"

7-8 p.m., Wed., March 13, 2013, Schindler Education Center

The UNI College of Education invites you to a lecture with Dr. Christine Sleeter, professor professor emerita in the college of professional studies. California State University-Monterey Bay.

 

“Empowering Leaders at Every Level: Great Leaders Must be Great Teachers”

7 p.m., Wednesday, April 11, Maucker Union Ballroom

The UNI College of Education invites you to a lecture with Dr. Noel Tichy, professor of management & organizations and director of the Global Business Partnership, University of Michigan. View program brochure.