Social Issues Surrounding Education (SISE) Academy is a resource provided by TaLiN to enhance both the professional development of Newark educators and community development at-large in the sociocultural, economic, and political contexts which pertain to the lives of Newark students.
SISE Academy offers:
*Mini-Courses-extended learning experiences, usually spanning an entire semester; organized as more of a graduate course experience.
*Dialogues-small groups that meet 1-3 times around a particular topic; discussion is driven by the participants; a result of the dialogue is usually the formation of a working group.
*Workshops-interactive, one time events that target a specific teaching strategy or topic; .
All are developed, organized, and facilitated by TaLiN members or community leaders.
Teachers can receive professional development hours for all experiences.
TaLiN and the New Reform Caucus of the Newark Teachers Union present a...
4 Part Lecture & Discussion Series
Teachers Unions in the United States: Political-Economy and How It Affects the American Working Class
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Dates (Wednesdays):
Oct 5 / Oct 19 / Nov 2 / *Nov 30
Science Park High, Rm 203
260 Norfolk Street
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Email BrandenRippey@Verizon.net for questions and to sign up.