In today's class we had Dr. Tammy Spencer as a facilitator, and she was absolutely amazing! Her passion and enthusiasm for the youth currently in the educational system is contagious and I am am honored to have had her as a guest.
American Diversity #1: Analyze aspects of social diversity (e.g., ethnicity, race, socio-economic status, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, ability, and political identity) and how they affect society in the United States if America.
Learning Objective #8: Examine how social categories and structures of power may affect the human person.
Learning Objective #6: Develop productive approaches to dialogue about internal factors shaping black relationships and movements.
Learning Objective #5: Express the social and cultural importance of black voices and experiences at SMC and beyond. Common Good #2: Articulate, in prose or through another communicative medium, a critical account of just social order.
Any class with Desiree is going to be a great one, so I wasn't surprised when she dove into a conversation regarding education and schooling in America.
Learning Objective #2: Demonstrate (understanding of) campus advocacy and activism, as related to black lives and experiences.
American Diversity #1: Analyze aspects of social diversity and how they affect society in the United States of America.
Common Good #1 - Reflect and write substantively on ways in which human beings find fulfillment in community.
Learning Objective #4 - Articulate and make efforts to understand varied black experiences, activities, and responses.