Judith Herb College of Education


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Department of Educational Foundations & Leadership
The University of Toledo
Main Campus
Gillham Hall, 5th floor
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The University of Toledo
Main Campus
MS 921
Toledo, OH 43606-3390

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Ruth Ann Easterwood
Gillham Hall Room 5000

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Interim Chair
Dr. Gregory Stone
Gillham Hall Room 5400-M

Educational Theory & Social Foundations Program

Projects & Events

Below are list of projects and events for this academic year. If you have any questions about the projects or events, please contact the department at 419.530.2461.   

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Changing Minds and Changing Lives — Racism and Education: Inequality in the American Educational System
January 9, 2014
Nitschke Hall Auditorium on UT Main Campus
Sponsored by: The Toledo Community Coalition and The Blade
Keynote speaker: David J. Johns, the executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans
*Our own Dr. Dale Snauwaert and PhD student Jonathan Locust are on the panel. Our own PhD student Alicia Smith is one of the event organizers.
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The 2014 Annual Meeting of the Association of Teacher Educators (ATE)
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch
St. Louis, Missouri
February 14-18, 2014
* Dr. Martin has formed a session panel of students from the TSOC program. 
Session participants are : Ben Kohntopp, Winnie Namatovu,  Jamie Teeple, Lindsay Vance and Dr. Renee Martin.
The session is title: Critical Action Research: Creating Intellectual Spheres of Energy to Address Issues of Social Justice. 




CIES 2014 Annual Conference
(Comparative and International Education Society)
Toronto, ON, Canada
March 10-14, 2012
"Revisioning Education for All"
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend
PES 2014 Annual Conference
(Philosophy of Education Society)
Albuquerque, New Mexico
March 13-17
* Professor Dale Snauwaert has attended in the past
Peace Studies Conference
The Baker Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies & Peace and Justice Studies Association (PJSA) 
Juniata College
Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
March 20-23, 2014

“Reconstructing Peace Studies: Assessing New Knowledge & Outcomes.”
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend. 




 AERA 2014 Annual Meeting
(American Educational Research Association)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
April 3-7, 2014
"The Power of Education Research for Innovation in Practice and Policy"
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend




International Conference on Conflict Resolution Education
George Mason University, VA
June 14, 2014
* Professor Lisa Kovach is facilitating a workshop with L. Castillo: Presenting and Responding to Incidents of Targeted Violence: Psychology and Criminal Justice In Partnership. 

EARLI Conference (European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction)
SIG 13 "Moral and Democratic Education"
University of Verona, Italy

June 25-28, 2014
Theme: "Moral Education for a Democratic Citizenship"
Submission deadline: 5 February 2014 
Website:   http://www.earli.org/conferences/Sig_Conferences/Sig_Conferences_in_2014
Call for papers:  http://www.earli.org/resources/sigs/Sig%2013/Call%20for%20papers%202014.pdf




IIPE Annual Conference
(International Institute on Peace Education)
Vilnius, Lithuania
July 6-13, 2014
Theme: "The Challenge of Abolition: Transcending a Century of Worldwide Wars"
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend
Website: http://www.i-i-p-e.org/2014.html
Apply online (by April 1st): http://www.i-i-p-e.org/apply.html


IPRA 25th Annual Global Conference
(International Peace Research Association)
Istanbul, Turkey
August 10-14, 2014
Theme: ”Uniting for Peace: Building Sustainable Peace Through Universal Values”
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend this conference
Website: http://ipra-peace.com/index.html
Application (due Feb. 15, 2014): http://www.iprapeace.org/ipra-resources/IPRA_Istanbul_Turkey_2014_Application_form.pdf


Ohio Valley Philosophy of Education Society 2014 Annual Conference
Bergamo Conference Center
Dayton, Ohio
September 12-14, 2014
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend
Website:  http://ovpes.org/
Call for proposals (due May 1st):  http://ovpes.files.wordpress.com/2013/12/ovpes-call-for-proposal-20142.pdf


PJSA 2014 Annual Conference
(Peace and Justice Studies Association)
University of San Diego
San Diego, California
October 16-18, 2014
"Courageous Presence: Shifting stories and practices of peace"
Proposal submission deadline: April 1, 2014
* Professor Dale Snauwaert plans to attend

Website: http://www.peacejusticestudies.org/conference/

2014 AESA Annual Conference 
(American Educational Studies Association)
The Hyatt Regency
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
October 29 - November 2




Last Updated: 6/26/15