The Village

Exploring Issues in Education Together

The Village is a way for us to continue our conversations about theory and practice, emergent and important issues in education, and to build our community. It is co-hosted by our own Dr. Bev Bell and MAT alum Lily Eisermann.

What is the Village?

Co-Host Bev Bell discusses The Village, a webinar series of online conversations where participants explore issues in education together. Join us on Sunday nights as a way to get energized for your week!

Upcoming Sessions

Please register for the sessions you plan to attend. The sessions are free and open to the public.

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Teacher Leadership

A conversation about how teachers can lead from within the classroom. February 18, 2018
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Teaching Between Languages

What you can do when you don't speak the same language as your students. March 18, 2018
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Using Mathematical Routines

Learn tips and trips to engage all learners. April 8, 2018

Completed Sessions

Videos and presentation materials are available on the pages for each session.

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Culturally Responsive Teaching

A conversation with Sonia Nieto. Sunday, October 15, 2017
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Rescinding DACA: Impacts & Strategies

An interactive presentation with Eduardo Samaniego-Amaya, Alicia Lopez, Dr. Marta Guevara and Grace Cornell Gonzales. November 5, 2017
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Six Best Practices for Inclusive Teaching

Tips and stragies for novice teachers with Dr. Gwen Bass. Sunday, November 19, 2017
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The Secret Ingredient in Student Success

A presentation focusing on Latina/o Communities with Dr. Jennifer Matos from MHC and Dr. Edelina Berciaga from the Univ. of Colorado Denver. December 3.
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Crowdsource Financial Support

Four educators share how they successfully used DonorsChoose.Org to fund specific projects in their classrooms. December 17, 2017
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There's an app for that!

Organizational Tools for Teachers. January 7, 2018