Collective Happenings with the Early Childhood Justice Collaborative
Forthcoming in 2024, a visit with Dr. Fikile Nxumalo!
Past ECJ CoLab Happenings
2023 Scholar Visit with Dr. Mindy Blaise
2023 COE Schmidt Early Childhood Lecture with Dr. Flora Harmon "I Am Not Your Babysitter" A Qualitative Case Study of the Professional Identity of Early Childhood Educators Through a Culturally Responsive Lens Dr. Harmon's research brings attention to the ECE educators' PD experiences and utilizes their voices to offer insights on the importance of increasing culturally relevant and sustaining PD trainings that will enhance pedagogy and educational inclusivity.
2023 COE Schmidt Early Childhood Lecture with Dr. Allison Henward What Matters Here: Four Communities Negotiate Head Start Policy Dr. Henward's eight-year, community-based comparative ethnographic study of Head Start policy-making in America Samoa, Washington DC, Arizona, and rural Appalachia, provides evidence that federal policy is inadequate in achieving educational equity in the U.S.