Upcoming Africa at Noon Events
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Teaching Africa Home and Away
Anne Jebet Waliaula
African Studies Program
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Time and Location: 12:00pm, 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI
This presentation examines how social studies teachers elaborate and represent Africa in their classrooms, and how such teaching impacts the image of Africa in students’ minds.
Dr. Anne Jebet Waliaula graduated from Ohio State University in the summer of 2011 with a PhD in Education. Her research interests include social studies, global studies, multiculturalism, and African studies.