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Education Department Holds Workshop on Navigating Oppression

Prof. Villarreal facilitates a workshop to graduate studentsProf. Villarreal facilitates a workshop to graduate studentsOn Wednesday, October 10, 2018, Professor Christina "V" Villarreal led an interactive workshop entitled, "Navigating Oppression: Toward Relational Pedagogy, Policy and Praxis" in which MAT and UEP students, faculty and staff explored Shawn Ginwright's work on shifting from trauma-informed care to healing-centered engagement in schools and beyond.

(Distributed October 15, 2018)

Recap of Kendra Bischoff's Speaker Series lecture

On Sept. 20, 2018, Kendra Bischoff, assistant professor of sociology at Cornell University, delivered the first Fall 2018 Education Department Speaker Series lecture to a packed Dewey Conference Room audience in the Barus Building.

(Distributed October 4, 2018)

Prof. Wong Organizes Black Alumni Weekend Panel

As part of Brown University's Black Alumni Reunion weekend, Professor Kenneth Wong organized and moderated a panel, “Double Bind of Racial and Economic Inequality in Education,” on September 22, 2018.  


(Distributed September 26, 2018)

UEP Students Enjoy a City Hall Experience

On Wednesday, Sept. 12, students in the Urban Education Policy master's program participated in By All Means meetings at Providence City Hall.

During the afternoon, Brown UEP students actively engaged in project discussion with mayoral staff in various working groups at City Hall's Aldermen"s Chamber.



(Distributed September 19, 2018)

Kendra Bischoff to Deliver First Speaker Series Lecture of Fall 2018

Kendra Bischoff, assistant professor of sociology and director of undergraduate studies at Cornell University, will deliver the first Fall 2018 Education Department Speaker Series lecture on Thursday, September 20 from 12-1 p.m. in the Dewey Conference Room of the Barus Building.

(Distributed September 17, 2018)

UEP Student Francheska Santos Named Simmons Scholar

The Education Department thanks the Graduate School for this write-up on Francheska Santos, a member of UEP Cohort XIII, who has been named the Ruth J. Simmons Urban Education Policy Scholar.

We look forward to Francheska's work in the UEP program and in her related internship over the rest of the academic year!

(Distributed August 8, 2018)
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