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Workshop – “Stop Talking: Alaska Native Perspectives on Teaching, Learning, and Difficult Dialogues”
October 14, 2017 @ 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Led by Dr. Libby Roderick and Ilarion (Larry) Merculieff, the co-authors of Stop Talking: Indigenous Ways of Teaching and Learning and Difficult Dialogues in Higher Education.
This workshop for faculty and students brings new voices about transformational learning and cross-cultural communication into our classrooms and institutions. This session will introduce participants to traditional Alaska Native ways of teaching, learning and discourse, as well as key difficult dialogues between Alaska’s Native and academic communities.
Topics to be addressed in this workshop (among others) include:
* Collectivist Cultures and Values – What they Bring to Our Work
* Traditional and Collectivist Ways of Discourse, Dialogue, and Conflict Resolution
* Traditional Ways of Teaching and Learning
* Working with Young People the “Real Human Being” Way
Space is limited. Please register using the following link –
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