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2019 NCSS/NCGE/TCSS Conference | Sessions | 2019

Sensory Figures and Diverse Texts: Increasing Empathy

Fri Nov 22 2:35 pm to 3:00 pm
Room: 
JW Marriott Room 302
SessionType: 
Preservice track Power Session
Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Can sensory figures increase empathy for others? Help students explore this further by examining the use of sensory figures in conjunction with diverse texts. Bibliography, resources available for immediate implementation.
Presenters: 

Donna Fogelsong, Virginia Tech School of Education, Blacksburg, VA

Instructional Foci: 
Civic Thinking
Discursive and Dialogical Education (Discussion)
Social Justice
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