March 20, 2018: Life-Numbing Lessons: Teaching in the Pain, Drama and Circumstance

March 20, 2018

Join the New York City Writing Project and Frederick Douglass Academy III teachers and students for a workshop and panel conversation. The discussion will focus on the connections among teaching, learning, and living in the Bronx. Mr. William Green, Chemistry and Forensics teacher, will share the lessons he has learned as student and teacher. Dr. Christopher Emdin, Lehman alumnus, ​Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics, Science and Technology at Teachers College, Columbia University​, one of Mr. Green’s teachers, will be our special guest for the evening.

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Join us for this important conversation to learn more about:

  • lesson planning in the sciences
  • using Dr. Emdin’s ​reality pedagogy​ in your practice
  • strategies for teaching new language learners in the science classroom
  • why students value these approaches and how they achieve some of the highest pass rates on the Chemistry Regents in the NYCDOE


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