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PhD+ Workshop: Values Driven Pedagogy

November 30, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm  |  Humanities 1, Room 210

Kendra Dority: PhD+ 11.30.18

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Defining a Values Driven Pedagogy Practice with Kendra Dority (CITL, UCSC Lit PhD)

This workshop invites participants to consider how teaching can be a site in which we define, cultivate, and enact a set of values. What values are communicated—explicitly and implicitly—in our classrooms through our teaching methods and assignments? How do pedagogical situations present opportunities for us to claim values that may contradict or transform institutional norms?


Kendra Dority, Associate Director for Programs at the UCSC Center for Innovations in Teaching and Learning (CITL), will share her perspectives on pursuing post-PhD work that aligns with her values, and the pedagogical contexts that facilitated a values-driven inquiry. She will then facilitate activities and discussion around participants’ own values in relation to their teaching contexts.


About the PhD+ Workshop Series
Please join us for the third year of PhD+ Workshops, hosted by the Institute for Humanities Research. We meet monthly, over lunch, to discuss possible career paths for PhDs, internship possibilities, grants/fellowships, work/life balance, elements of style, online identity issues, and much, much more.

Lunch will be served.

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November 30, 2018
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Humanities 1, Room 210
1156 high st
Santa cruz, CA 95060 United States
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