Teachers in the Movement Virtual Discussion 2

May 5, 2020 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Virginia Educators in the Movement

May 5, 2020

The Teachers in the Movement (TIM) project at the Center for Race and Public Education in the South (CRPES) is hosting a webinar series discussing its interviews with educators who taught between 1950 and 1980. Please join the TIM research team for a discussion about interviews conducted with legendary Virginia educators. Panelists will discuss how these educators' pedagogy and community work were instrumental forms of activism during the movement and beyond. They will also describe their oral history methods. This webinar is co-sponsored by the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) Richmond organizing branch, ASALH of Central Virginia, Desegregation of Virginia Education (DOVE), and AARP Virginia.

Interviews for discussion include: Johnnie M. Fullerwinder of Danville, Virginia Laverne Spurlock of Richmond, Virginia Owen Cardwell of Lynchburg, Virginia Carolyn Mosby of Richmond, Virginia

Panelists include: Derrick Alridge, Professor & Director of Teachers in the Movement Michelle Evans Oliver, President of ASALH Richmond Organizing Branch Carmen Foster, Research Associate & Consultant with Teachers in the Movement Danielle Wingfield-Smith, Postdoctoral Scholar, Associate Director of Teachers in the Movement Shontell White, Research Associate with Teachers in the Movement Alexis Johnson, Graduate Research Assistant with Teachers in the Movement