University of Vermont

General Education Diversity Requirement

Faculty Development

Faculty Development Program

photo of Dr. James A. BanksOn August 22, 2007, the Office of Multicultural Affairs was pleased to present Dr. James A. Banks who gave a presentation to faculty entitled "Citizenship Education, Diversity, and Curriculum Transformation."

Professor Banks is a specialist in multicultural education and in social studies education and has written many articles, chapters, and books in these fields.

He is a past president of the American Educational Research Association and the National Council for the Social Studies and was a Spencer Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University. He is a member of the National Academy of Education.

Click to view Dr. Banks' presentation

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