March 28th’s WACC 2019 Keynote Speaker, Dr. Darryl Brice

Explore Student Engagement through an Equity LensDr. Darryl Brice

“You can’t plant a seed without getting your hands dirty”

Many faculty members often replicate the types of teaching approaches they experienced as students. Consequently, they end up teaching the same way they were informed about how to teach. Unfortunately, many of those teaching methods are/were not inclusive or engaging for students in general and students of color specifically.  Instead of reproducing those same problematic classroom environs, faculty can provide a more humanizing experience to teaching by approaching pedagogy through an equity lens. This presentation will consist of storytelling, research, and strategies that will assist others in creating equitable learning environments that are more engaging and inclusive than the ones we experienced when we were college students.

About Dr. Brice

Dr. Darryl Bricee
Dr. Darryl Brice

Dr. Darryl Brice was born and raised in Baltimore, MD. He attended Frostburg State University located in Frostburg, MD where he received his BS in Political Science and Justice Studies. He received his MA and PhD in Sociology from Loyola University Chicago.

Dr. Brice is currently an instructor of Sociology and Diversity and Globalism Studies at Highline College where he’s taught since 2003. In 2007 he was awarded tenure, the Teachers Assisting in Discovery award and Faculty Member of the Year. In 2009 he received the NISOD (National Institute for Staff and Development) Excellence Award. In addition, Dr. Brice recently won the 2018 Faculty and Staff of Color Conference Faculty Award of Excellence!

WACC 2019 – March 28-29

This sellout event is brought to you courtesy of the WA SBCTC Professional Development/WACC committee and hosted by Tacoma Community College (TCC)!

For an event fee of only $150.00, BOTH conference days are fully covered and include keynote speakers, 40+ ENGAGE-ing presentations and workshopsa personalizable event program mobile application, continental breakfasts, break treats, beverages, and lunch each day!

 

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