CECIV04 Prosper Waco Lecture: Education

DateOctober 13, 2017
Time12:00 - 1:15 pm
LocationWaco, Mayborn Museum
1300 S University Parks Dr
Waco, TX 76706
DescriptionBaylor Freedom School: Dr. Lakia Scott will share the importance of culturally relevant and affirming literacy practices for diverse learners and how this can impact future success. In the summer of 2017, Dr. Scott directed Baylor’s first Freedom School, a summer literacy program that aimed to curb summer learning loss for students from traditionally marginalized backgrounds. Children’s Defense Fund Freedom Schools provide summer enrichment through a research-based and multicultural education curriculum that supports children and families. Dr. Scott will share findings from the first year of CDF Freedom Schools at Baylor and plans for continued program development. Participants are welcome to bring a brown bag lunch (lunch is not provided). Please register before the date of the lecture. Adults 18 and older are welcome.

Available 7/3/2017
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PublisherThe Baylor Alumni Network
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