Highlighting Scholar Shop and Successful Partnerships

Interested in collaborating with local organizations? Want to address issues in the community but not sure where to start?  This month we’re highlighting Scholar Shop at CCESL! Scholar Shop is a platform that connects students, faculty, and staff with local organizations to collaborate on projects that address community-identified interests. Each Scholar Shop project is based on a project idea first proposed by an organization then further explored with a student and/or faculty partner. Collaborations over the past years have included creative work, … Continue reading Highlighting Scholar Shop and Successful Partnerships

Continuing the Sankofic Journey to Inclusive and Affirming Early Care & Learning Environments for Black Children

By: Tara C. Raines, Associate Professor, Morgridge College of Education; Jalen Taylor, Program Development Director, National Black Child Development, Institute (Denver Chapter); Cierra Townsend, Ph.D Student, Morgridge College of Education Research indicates that creating affirming and inclusive learning environments for Black children is crucial for preventing the classroom conditions that lead to the use of … Continue reading Continuing the Sankofic Journey to Inclusive and Affirming Early Care & Learning Environments for Black Children

“There Needs to Be More Partnerships”: Course Design through Teacher-Student Collaborations

By Carly Hudson, Undergraduate Student, Marketing, with Sarah Hart Micke and Angela Sowa, Teaching Associate Professors, University Writing Program This year, we’ve had an opportunity for valuable collaboration between two professors, Sarah Hart Micke and Angela Sowa, and one of Sarah’s former students, Carly Hudson. As a former FSEM and WRIT 1122 student in Sarah’s … Continue reading “There Needs to Be More Partnerships”: Course Design through Teacher-Student Collaborations