“Science has a lot of political ramifications that most people don’t truly realize.” If you have not seen it yet, MESJ teacher Barbara Gajda was interviewed by the Manitoba Teacher on bringing together social justice and science. See the article, “The Justice Resonance”, here.
Rethinking Schools is another wonderful site for critical pedagogy. Published 4 times per year this resource thematically addresses current issues in social justice and education. Check it out! Rethinking Schools
Teachers who are looking for a resource that is guided by socialist, feminist and anti-racist principles should look towards the Radical Teacher blog site. This site publishes a new volume every 6 months. The latest is entitled, “Radical Teaching and the Food Justice Movement”. Past volumes include: “Hip Hop and Critical Pedagogy” & ” Occupy and […]
Check out the great write up on MESJ in the latest edition of the Manitoba Teacher Magazine (April/May edition). It’s on page 12! http://www.mbteach.org/left-menu-pages/teacher.html
Workshops in Sustainability & Equality (WISE). Looking for a fresh new alternative to SAGE for Oct 2014? WISE will be held on October 24, 2014, from 9-3, at the Winnipeg Adult Education Centre. Registration fees are $20, payable at the door. Please register via the Facebook event page (see below) or by sending us an email. […]
Mr. John Amoko, President of COSSCOM has replied and outlined the urgent need in South Sudan (See South Sudan blog post). Here are his comments: Thank you so much for your email and for your willingness to help in the upcoming fundraiser. This fundraiser is to specifically support those who were displaced by the war […]
We are concerned with the humanitarian crisis that has rocked South Sudan for the past month. The situation is complex and we will attempt over the next few weeks to help educators uncoverit’s complexity. For now, we believe that supporting the community here in Winnipeg is essential. The Council of South Sudanese Community of Manitoba […]