September 24, 2018: Teaching is the Revolutionary Act

Monday, September 24, 2018
4:00pm - 6:00pm

  • Marcelle Haddix
    Dean’s Associate Professor and chair of the Reading and Language Arts department in the Syracuse University School of Education
    Inaugural co-Director of the Lender Center for Social Justice

About the Speakers

Marcelle Haddix

  • Dean’s Associate Professor and chair of the Reading and Language Arts department in the Syracuse University School of Education
  • Inaugural co-Director of the Lender Center for Social Justice

Dr. Marcelle Haddixis a Dean’s Associate Professor and chair of the Reading and Language Arts department in the Syracuse University School of Education, where she is an inaugural co-Director of the Lender Center for Social Justice.  Her scholarly interests center on the experiences of students of color in literacy and English teaching and teacher education and the importance of centering Blackness in educational practices and spaces. She directs two literacy programs for adolescent youth: the Writing Our Lives project, a program geared toward supporting the writing practices of urban middle and high school students within and beyond school contexts, and the Dark Girlsafterschool program for Black middle school girls aimed at celebrating Black girl literacies.  Haddix’s work is featured in Research in the Teaching of English, English Education, Linguistics and Education, and Journal of Adolescent and Adult Literacy and in her book, Cultivating Racial and Linguistic Diversity in Literacy Teacher Education: Teachers Like Me, which received the 2018 Outstanding Book Award from the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.  Other awards and recognitions include the American Educational Research Association Division K Early Career Award; the National Council for Teachers of English Promising Researcher Award; and the NCTE Janet Emig Award. She is the President-elect of the Literacy Research Association.  She earned a Ph.D. from Boston College, a master’s degree in education from Cardinal Stritch University, and a bachelor’s degree in English education from Drake University.

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