Teaching @ Sydney

June 2013

Enhancing Social Inclusion in Universities: upcoming workshop

The Widening Participation Scholars Network will be hosting Associate Professor Adam Howard, Visiting Senior Fulbright Specialist for our next workshop. Professor Howard is visiting Monash, Melbourne and Victoria Universities from Colby College, Maine to work with Australian staff on social inclusion in education. He will visit the University of Sydney on 13 June.

Adam has published Educating Elites: Class Privilege and Educational Advantage and Learning Privilege: Lessons of Power and Identity in Affluent Schooling as well as articles on privilege and social justice, on 'unlearning the lessons of privilege' and other aspects of inequality in education.

Date: Thursday 13 June
Time: 1-3pm
Venue: New Law Foyer

The workshop is an activity of the Widening Participation Scholars Network. The network, a joint initiative of the ITL and the Social Inclusion Unit, collaboratively builds capacity of its 200+ members through the provision of leadership, professional development activites, curriculum resources and expertise. Resources from last month's workshop on publishing are available here.