Building More Just & Caring Schools
Summer Institute  August 4-8, 2003

Focus on approaches for making our schools more humane and just places.  Aimed at helping teachers, administrators, and concerned citizens acquire the knowledge, attitudes, and skills to address racism and other forms of discrimination in schools.  Organized around keynote speakers and in-depth workshops, students choose several workshop that will inform their practices and lead to an action project to be presented at an October meeting.

workshop offerings:

The summer institute has been developed in collaboration with local educators and is coordinated by Nancy Ellis, Charles Rathbone, Sherwood Smith, and David Shiman.

Course: EDSS 200: Building More Just & Caring Schools
Time: 8:30 - 4:00 MTWRF and 1/2 day in October
Credits: 3 (Non-Credit Option Available)
Register by July 10th.  Registrants will then select specific workshops.

For more information, Contact: David Shiman, Center for World Education, University of Vermont
    (1-802-656-1428) <David.Shiman@uvm.edu>