UW–Madison’s Bal, Bravo speak at online conference in Rio, Brazil

UW–Madison’s Aydin Bal delivered the keynote address for an online conference at the Centro Universitário Carioca (Unicarioca), in Rio, Brazil, in Dec. 2021.

Bal is a professor in the School of Education’s Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education (RPSE). Bal’s address, titled “Expansive Learning, Justice, and Joy: Systemic Transformation for Addressing Racial Disparities in Schools,” presents a longitudinal, multi-site formative intervention study implemented with local stakeholders — especially those who have historically been excluded from schools’ decision-making activities — to examine and address racial disparities in special education placement and school discipline…

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