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September 2016 Newsletter

The School of Education hosts Dean’s Leadership Circle Luncheon, Shakespeare Workshop, Transformative Justice in Education Speaker Series, and more events 

DEAN’S LEADERSHIP CIRCLE LUNCHEON

The Dean’s Leadership Circle is a special group of School of Education supporters recognized by the Dean for their contributions to the School. Many members of the Dean’s Leadership Circle have established or contributed to scholarships, and each year the School hosts a luncheon to bring together these generous donors and the students they have directly supported. If you are a member already, please look for your invitation to this year’s October 11 luncheon via email and mail. Not a member? Learn more about how you can make a difference here.

SHAKESPEARE WORKSHOP

The Rhetoric of Power and Persuasion
October 8, 2016 • 10 am – 3 pm

This special workshop is led by Tas Emiabata from Globe Education, London. It is open to all teachers interested in learning strategies to be used in secondary classrooms to address Shakespeare’s themes and language, but is particularly focused for social science classrooms. The cost is $105 per attendee and prepayment is required. Capacity is limited to 30 participants; register early. Learn more and register here

TRANSFORMATIVE JUSTICE IN EDUCATION SPEAKER SERIES

sujatha baliga
October 17, 2016 •  5 – 7 pm 
Putah Creek Lodge, UC Davis 

Join us for our first Transformative Justice in Education Speaker Series event, featuring sujatha baliga, who will speak on “Happy Grown Ups Trickle Down: Beloved Communities and Restorative Practice.” baliga’s work is characterized by an equal dedication to victims and persons accused of crimes. A former victim advocate and public defender in New York and New Mexico, baliga was awarded a Soros Justice Fellowship in 2008 which she used to launch a pre-charge restorative juvenile diversion program in Alameda County. Please RSVP for this free event here.

TEACHER CREDENTIAL/MA INFORMATION EVENTS

Are you or someone you know interested in becoming a teacher? The School of Education’s Student Services team holds credential information sessions throughout the fall. Learn more about the Teacher Credential/MA program and meet the Student Services team! Most sessions are held at the School of Education building. Learn more here.

JOIN US FOR FALL WELCOME

UC Davis School of Education Fall Welcome
September 20, 2016 • 5 – 7 pm

Join us for food and fun as we kick off the academic year and welcome our new students. All alumni, students, faculty, staff and family members are welcome to this free event, which includes a casual dinner, lawn games for the kids, and a raffle. This event is nearly full. Please RSVP here by 4 pm on Sunday, September 18 to attend.

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