From November 29 to December 10, 2021, Justin Hu and Kathryn Sampeck facilitated a Pre-Texts workshop in Oklahoma to support Native American civic engagement and historical sovereignty. One participant commented: I left the workshop with ideas swirling and feelings of hope for future projects here at my Tribe. I enjoyed our time together so much I find myself missing it. I truly valued everyone’s feedback over the course of the workshop and during the activities. The dialogue pushed me to expand my consideration of issues my community faces particularly with respect to our youth. Click here to read the full report!
Teacher’s New Role at WenLai Middle School
Celine, one of the Shanghai WenLai Middle School teachers shared their feedback to the whole school after integrating Pre-Texts in their English reading lessons for the first term. In her conclusion, she said: The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible. Read more about this project here
Pre-Texts will Facilitate a Workshop at Documenta15
Apply to become our Research Associate in India
The Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute, Harvard University, in partnership with the Centre for Knowledge Alternatives, FLAME University in India, aims to roll out a pedagogical intervention in school education in India. The project starts with a pilot in Pune. We are looking for a Research Associate based in Pune, for implementing Pre-Texts pedagogical tool in the pilot school, conducting research on its impact by undertaking surveys as well as evaluating the impact. Apply here!
Yilmaz Holtz-Ersahin Pre-Texts Lecture
On June 1st, 2022, Yilmaz Holtz-Ersahin will lecture about Pre-Texts in the 8th Library Congress, hosted by BID – Bibliothek & Information Deutschland (Library & Information Germany – the Federal Union of German Library & Information Associations). The event will be held in Leipzig, Germany from 31 May to 2 June 2022. The Congress is also the 110th Deutscher Bibliothekartag (German Librarians’ Conference). Click here for more information.
Revolutionize Education Through Paid Pre-Texts Summer Program
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEB 15th, 2022
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New Policy for facilitators!