Using a Freirean Approach in Classroom Teaching
Facilitator: Winston Lawrence
Audience: ESOL, ABE, and GED instructors
This workshop is designed for new adult literacy teachers who need to deepen their understanding of the contexts of adult learning and to improve their practice. It introduces the philosophy and practice of popular education developed by Brazilian educator Paulo Freire. You will learn about key concepts of Freire’s approach and their application to classroom instruction, practicing several strategies and planning to integrate them into your curriculum and instruction.
Date: RAW 106-13 - Wednesday, October 31
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
* This workshop is part of the professional development offered to teachers and program staff at adult education programs in New York City.