May 15 Keynote: Teaching & Learning from the Student’s Standpoint
Speaker: Dr. Christopher Emdin
- Associate Professor at Columbia University Teachers College in the Department of Mathematics, Science and Technology
- Director of Science Education at the Center for Health Equity and Urban Science Education.
- “Dr. Emdin provides regular commentary on Al Jazeera and the Huffington Post; where he writes the Emdin 5 series. He is the author of the award winning book, Urban Science Education for the Hip-hop Generation and For White Folks Who Teach In the Hood and the Rest of Ya’ll too, which is currently on the New York Times best sellers list.”
–From http://chrisemdin.com/about/ accessed 14 April 2017.