The CUNY Conference on Best Practices in Reading/Writing Instruction, November 10, 2012, Laguardia Community College, Queens, New York:
Crossing the Bridge: How Do We Prepare Students for Mainstream College Work?
Co-presenting with my former professor, Jessica Siegel, Assistant Professor of English Education: Reading and Writing from High School to College: Understanding and Improving the Transtition
National Conference on Race & Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE), May 29 – June 2, New York City:
I didn’t present here, but I acquired partial funding for myself, the peer mentor coordinator, and three peer mentors of the New Community College to attend. Attended conference workshops on racial microaggressions, pedagogical approaches to teaching about race intersectionality, engaging learners through visual images to teach diversity and culture, and peer mentoring for student success.
CUNY Undergraduate Education Conference (CUE), May 11, College of Staten Island, New York City:
I co-presented with my college, Nicole Saint-Louis: Ethnographies of Work: Teaching Students to Think about a Career Path.
National Writing Project Urban Sites Network Conference, April 13-14, Tulsa, Oklahoma: Writing Beyond Borders: Power & Change in Urban Education
My presentation is called: Bullying & School Violence: How can we engage 0ur students through texts & writing to think critically about these topics?
Student Success in Writing Conference, February 3, Savannah, Georgia
My presentation was: Reading & Writing about Bullying & School Violence