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SSTA Conference 2017

Fri, Oct 27, 2017 - 8:30 AM to
Fri, Oct 27, 2017 - 5:00 PM
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Saint Mary's will host the 2017 Social Studies Teachers Association conference on October 27.


Eleven professor from Saint Mary's Faculty of Arts, along with educators from schools and museums across the province, will lead workshops demonstrating a breadth of curriculum-based and other professional development opportunities for Nova Scotia teachers.


The event will include a keynote address by The Honourable Jean Augustine, the first Black woman elected to Parliament and a recipient of the Order of Canada.


The workshops include:


                                                                                                    






















































Name



Workshop Theme



Dr. Jonathan Fowler



*Satellite Workshop: Hands on Archaeology – Grand-Pre National Historic Site



Dr. Gugu Hlongwane



Creative Writing



Dr. Evie Tastsoglou



Treading Carefully Between Burden, Fraud and Threat: The “(Un)Deserving Refugee” Discourse in Canadian Jurisprudence



Dr. Karly Kehoe



Landscapes and Lifescapes Project  



Dr. Jennifer VanderBurgh



Creative Writing/Film Studies



Dr. Rylan Higgins



Voluntourism



Dr. Kirrily Freeman



The French Revolution and role playing



Dr. Richard Field



Critical Thinking / Approach to Teaching



Dr. Shelagh Crooks



Critical Thinking



Prof. Mark Sweeney



Community History



Dr. Tim Stretton



Married Women and Litigation in England: Law, Status & Stories 


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