Fellows Spring 2021 Final Presentation: SXSW EDU
Every Learner Student Fellows discuss what they learned and accomplished in their 5-month internship with SXSW EDU.
Presented by Kiara Williams, Mark Lannaman, Asia Almarales, and Timmy Thongkham
Williams, K., Lannaman, M., Almarales, A., and Thongkham, T. (2021, May 28) A Student Perspective on Centering Student Voice: SXSW [Video] Every Learner Everywhere. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UavyQLsBnpo&list=PLc9-1gBe1Xr9RsXmKAU9-qgFYlQVyHwGI&index=3
Colleges and universities can help alleviate the burden students face every day, including restructuring mental health support on campus, providing options for digital learning, encouraging teachers to apply trauma-informed teaching practices, and connecting students with the resources they need to thrive.
This report focuses on building the core infrastructure needed for high-quality digital learning and is designed primarily for a mid- to senior-level academic administrators including department chairs, leaders of centers of teaching and learning, technology leaders, and academic leadership.
This year our network has prioritized increasing our knowledge and capacity for equity and racial justice work along with centering equity and racial justice in our resources and services. In addition to our personal and professional equity work, we have spent this last year inviting students into our work.