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SUMMER

INSTITUTE

8TH ANNUAL

JULY 8-10, 2022

TEACHING & ORGANIZING FOR DECOLONIAL ETHNIC STUDIES

JULY 8-10, 2022

AGENDA

FRIDAY, JULY 8

9:00 - 9:45 am 

 

9:45 - 10:45 am

 

 

10:45 - 10:50 am

 

10:50 - 12:00  pm

 

 

 

12:00 - 12:30 pm 

 

12:30 - 1:30 pm 

Opening & Introductions

Developing Solidarity, Building Movimiento through an Authentic Ethnic Studies

Facilitator: Sean Arce

Break

Level I – TIAHUI: A Decolonizing Framework for Pedagogy & Practice

Facilitators: Norma "Mictlani" & Jose Gonzalez

Level II – TIAHUI: Decolonizing Our Curriculum & Academic Spaces 

Facilitator: Anita Fernández

 

Lunch break

 

Level 1: The Nahui Ollin

Facilitator: Sean Arce

Level 2: Creating Humanizing and Healing Spaces Through the Nahui Ollin

Facilitators: Norma “Mictlani” & Jose Gonzalez

SATURDAY, JULY 9

9:00 - 9:15 am

 

9:15 - 10:15 am

 

10:15 - 10:25 am

10:25 - 11:40 am 

11:40 - 12:15 pm 

 

12:15 - 1:30 pm 

Opening

 

Teaching Palestine: A Case Study of Resistance, Self-Determination & Solidarity

XITO Guest Scholar: Samia Shoman

 

Break

 

Option 1: The Four “I’s” of Oppression

Facilitator: Sean Arce

Option 2: Facilitating a Classroom Ecology of Empathy and Critical Thinking Through Freire’s Levels of Consciousness 

Facilitator: Jose Gonzalez

 

Lunch break

 

Community Cultural Wealth: Countering Deficit Ideologies

Facilitator: Anita Fernández

SUNDAY. JULY 10

9:00 - 9:15 am

 

9:15 - 10:15 am

 

10:15 - 10:25 am

10:25 - 11:30 am 

 

 

 

11:30 - 12:00 pm

Opening

 

Healing Centered Communities

XITO Guest Scholar: Courtney Wooten

 

Break

 

Option 1: Tezcatlipoca: A Rehumanizing Pedagogy Through Self-Love

Facilitator: Norma “Mictlani” Gonzalez

Option 2: The Revolutionary Art of Emory Douglas

Facilitator: Sean Arce

 

Closing – Networking Padlet