Advocacy, Challenges, and the Public Good November 6 & 7, 2017


Note: These materials are also archived on the UNI Education Summit site on UNI ScholarWorks. 


"You Can Be a Bridge:" Toward Cultural Citizenship in Elementary Classrooms (presentation also available in PDF)
Dr. Noreen Naseem Rodriguez, Assistant Professor, Iowa State University


Re-Framing Master Narratives of Dis/ability Through an Emotion Lens: Sophia Cruz’s LD Story at her Intersections
Dr. David Hernandez-Saca, Assistant Professor, University of Northern Iowa


Google Technology as Inclusive Practice for the Universally Designed Classroom
Patti Bahr, Director, Iowa Center for Assistive Technology Education and Research (ICATER); Dr. Christina Curran, Associate Professor, University of Northern Iowa; Sarah Lalk, Tech Services Coordinator, AEA 267; Lea Ann Peschong, Consultant, AEA 267


Filling the Gap for English Language Learning from Underrepresented Language Students (ELL-UL)
Milan M’Enesti, Doctoral Candidate, University of Oregon


UNI Teacher Preparation: Iowa Principals’ Perceptions
Dr. Victoria Robinson, Associate Vice President for Educator Preparation, University of Northern Iowa; Dr. Mary Losch, Director, Center for Social and Behavioral Research, University of Northern Iowa


Students with an EDGE: Community Partnerships that Support All Learners
Dr. Jill Janes, Director of Innovative Learning, Boone CSD; Kris Byam, Principal, Boone High School

The Education Summit is possible thanks to the generous support of the Richard O. Jacobson COE Strategic Program Endowment, which is administered through the UNI Foundation.