As I work through my dissertation research and speak with social studies educators from all over the U.S, I'm learning that lots of people want to incorporate more geographic and spatial thinking into their lessons, but are not confident in their own content knowledge or ability to connect standards/lesson ideas to geography. Most, if not all … Continue reading Now Tweeting: Lesson Ideas for Bringing Geography Into Your Classroom
This year, Stephanie Jones led us, a group of education doctoral students, through in-depth readings of various texts in spatial theory. After we dabbled in Soja and bonded over Bourdieu, we individually embarked upon putting different types of spatial theories to work in our own research. This mini-conference is a culmination of that work and aims to … Continue reading Join us for a Mini-Conference on Using Spatial Theories in Education Next Tuesday, April 14!