Controversy in the Classroom: Opportunity or Castatrophe
Faculty Panel, featuring:
Roslynn Brain, Associate Professor, ENVS/Moab
Chris Gonzalez, Assistant Professor, ENGL
Julia Gossard, Assistant Professor, HIST
Ravi Gupta, Associate Professor, HIST
Teaching is not without its risks. Education exposes students to new concepts and challenges existing assumptions, so controversy and confrontation can be inevitable. When it happens, how should a teacher to respond? This seminar addresses that question. A panel of experienced faculty will facilitate discussion around true-to-life case scenarios, share how they responded, and what the results were. Bring your insights and leave better prepared.