Philadelphia's schedule of events for the Papal visit and World Meeting of Families will be enriched by a screening of the 2014 documentary Adelante, which was directed by Penn anthropology graduate student Noam Osband.
Tickets for the screening, which will be held at Philadelphia City Hall on September 21st at 6 PM, are free, but reservations are required. The screening is co-sponsored by the World Meeting of Families, the Mayor's Office of Immigrant and Multicultural Affairs, and the Mexican Cultural Center. Osband will be in attendance to answer questions following the film.
Howard Stevenson delivered the keynote address at the African American Museum of Philadelphia on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, reflecting on “the emotional costs of activism and being on the front lines.”
Richard Ingersoll’s findings—that students perform better on state tests when teachers have a leadership role in decision making in their school—are cited in this article that explores hybrid roles for teachers as leaders of other teachers.