CUFA 2018 is finally here. Check out some of the highlights for Wednesday and as well as important information heading into the first day of the program.
All sessions will take place in the East Tower of the Hyatt Regency. The Columbus and Grand Ballrooms are located two levels below the Hyatt Regency main lobby on the Ballroom Floor. Registration is also located on the Ballroom Floor.
Wi-Fi access is available for CUFA/NCSS attendees. Select the NCSS network and enter the password "NCSS2018" to connect to Wi-Fi.
On Wednesday afternoon at 1:10pm, Dr. David Stovall will officially open our conference in Grand Ballroom A. Dr. Stovall is a Professor at the University of Illinois Chicago and works with community organizations and schools to develop curriculum that addresses issues of equity and justice. You do not want to miss out on this keynote.
The Scholars of Color Forum is hosting their pre-conference workshop from 11:30am-1pm in Columbus G on advocacy for undocumented students and families. The CUFA Graduate Forum also kick off their roundtable sessions at 10am followed by their Conversation with Colleagues workshop at noon.
We have outstanding sessions lined up throughout the three-day conference experience. This is just a sample of what tomorrow's sessions include:
2:30-3:45, Columbus G, Paper Session
Civic and Citizenship Education of a Different Hue: [Critical] Race Theories and Perspectives from Communities of Color
2:30-3:45, Columbus EF, Paper Session
Newspeak 2018: Challenging Untruths and the Narrowing of Thought
2:30-3:45, Columbus IJ, Collaborative Initiative
Inquiry as a Wrecking Ball: Tearing Down Walls and Stereotypes in Incarcerated Secondary Classroom Environments
2:30-3:45, Columbus KL, CID
Broadening the Conceptualization of LGBTQ+ Allyship in Social Studies Research
4:00-5:15, Columbus CD, Symposium
Tensions, Complexities & Contradictions in the Teaching of Immigration
4:00-5:15, Columbus H, Symposium
Confronting Capitalism in Social Studies Teaching and Teacher Education
4:00-5:15, Columbus KL, Collaborative Initiative
An Activist, Spoken-word Poet, Museum Educator, and a Couple Profs Walk into a Theatre: Community Collaborations in Theatre and Film
Thank you for your participation in the CUFA 2018 conference. If you have any questions, please stop by the CUFA information desk which will be located in the foyer area of the conference lobby.
CUFA Program Chair