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Friday, February 5 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
The Power (and Perplexing Practice) of Making Meaningful Connections with Young People

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Transformative education is possible when we value relationships and recognize the human element of our work. In this talk we will explore through data and story themes like identity, belonging, engagement, trust, boundaries, revealing why and how educators play a fundamental role in fostering caring relationships with our students.

Speakers
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Dr. Joanne Minaker

Dr. Joanne Minaker is Associate Dean, Academic, in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University. A sociologist, qualitative researcher, and mother of three, Dr. Minaker’s body of work centres around human caring, social connection, and issues of power and justice. Her teaching... Read More →



Friday February 5, 2021 11:30am - 12:30pm MST
Virtual Feature Room D
  Feature / Conférencier
  • Language of Presentation English
  • Grade Focus General
  • Chairperson Amanda Yaworski - Evergreen #11
  • Room Details Virtual Room Maximum Capacity - 3000
  • Grade Focus None
  • Tags English