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JCT’s 2021 Annual Conference Program

The program has been finalized for JCT’s 41st Conference on Curriculum Theory and Classroom Practice and can be downloaded at the bottom of this post. The range of topics, ideas, and insights from all the presentations, panels, provoking dialogues, and keynote sessions this year will engage us all at the meeting and shed light on the field in the moment and for years to come.

You’re Invited to the Upcoming Abington Book Talks

The Penn State Abington Education Program invites you to attend the following book series dialogues. Please see information below and the attached flyers!

September 9, 2021 at 12pm (ET): Dr. Rob Helfenbein, from Mercer University, will be speaking on his recently released book, Critical Geographies of Education: Space, Place, and Curriculum Inquiry.

September 14 at 10am (ET): Dr. Dennis Francis, from Stellenbosch University, will be speaking on his forthcoming book, Queer Activism in South African Education: Disrupting Cis(hetero)normativity in Schools (Routledge).

JCT 2021 Conference Registration Open

Registration for the JCT 2021 Conference at the Bergamo Center is now open. We hope you will join us October 7-9, 2021!

Conference Registration Link

For details about this year’s conference theme, Curriculum as Luminous, see the call for proposals on the website.

Please note that the link above is only for the conference registration. Once you have completed your conference registration, you can use the link below to check room availability at the Bergamo Center.

https://bgc.retreatportal.com/events/f?p=101:2:5392101899770::::PROGRAM_ID:1312

This year, all room reservations are made directly with the Bergamo Center. JCT is not handling room reservations. All questions about guest rooms should be made to the Bergamo Center at 937-426-2363.