COSEBOC Fall and Winter Series | Equity: Front, Center, and Fulfilled
Cultivating Genius & Joy with Dr. Gholdy Muhammad
COSEBOC’s Fall and Winter Series of virtual events begins with Cultivating Genius & Joy, presented by Dr. Gholdy Muhammad. Dr. Gholnecsar (Gholdy) Muhammad is an Associate Professor of Language and Literacy at Georgia State University. She also serves as the director of the GSU Urban Literacy Collaborative & Clinic. She studies Black historical excellence within educational communities with goals of reframing curriculum and instruction today. Dr. Muhammad’s scholarship has appeared in leading educational journals and books. Some of her recognitions include the 2014 recipient of the National Council of Teachers of English, Promising New Researcher Award, the 2016 NCTE Janet Emig Award, the 2017 GSU Urban Education Research Award and the 2018 UIC College of Education Researcher of the Year. She works with teachers and young people across the United States and South Africa in best practices in culturally responsive instruction. She is the author of the best selling book, Cultivating Genius: An Equity Model for Culturally and Historically Responsive Literacy.
Date: Wednesday, October 7, 2020
Time: 1 p.m. Pacific / 4 p.m. Eastern
Location: Online Event