Saturday, January 26, 2019
Saturday Seminar Series 2018-19: Emerging and Converging on Equity: Students Are Thinkers: Developing a Dynamic Approach to Teaching in our Schools
Seminar | January 26 | 8:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. | Longfellow Middle School, BUSD
1500 Derby St., Berkeley, CA 94703
MISSION HIGH SCHOOL TEAM
BAMP, BASP, BAWP
At the center of teaching is understanding the intellectual power of our students. What do we learn from our students? How do we distill what weve understood into anti-racist teaching strategies? Hear from a panel of experienced educators and journalists grappling with these questions.
Conference/Symposium | January 26 | 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School
1781 Rose St., Berkeley, CA 94703
The Social Justice Symposium (SJS) is a student-organized event that serves as space for the community to meet and discuss social justice work in the Bay Area.
This year, our keynote speaker is George Galvis, the co-founder and executive director of Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice (CURYJ, pronounced courage). Galvis advocates for at-risk youth, prisoners and formerly... More >
Conference/Symposium | January 26 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Faculty Club, Seaborg Room
9:30 Scott Shell (UC Berkeley): Conventional Language, Poetry and Curse-Formulas in the Elder Futhark Period
9:50 W.C.Watt (UC Irvine): Sociosemiotics 101: Zombies
10:10 Jing Ge (UC Berkeley) and Susan C. Herring (Indiana Univ., Bloomington): Do emoji sequences have a basic word order?
10:30 Thaddeus Martin (Modesto Junior College): Translating Jaspers
10:50... More >
Workshop | January 26 | 10-11 a.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Awaken your senses in this wonderful exploration of spices! We will journey into the Tropical House to see some of the plants that give us our favorite spices-- such as cinnamon, ginger, cardamon, black pepper, nutmeg, turmeric, and more--plus create fragrant art to take home.
$15 Adult, $15 Child, $10 Member Adult, $10 Member Child