Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 5:00pm
Food For Thought Books, 106 N Pleasant St, Amherst, MA
Join us to celebrate the recent publication of Sonia Nieto's new book, "Finding Joy in Teaching Students of Diverse Backgrounds: Culturally Responsive and Socially Just Practices in U.S. Classrooms." Educator, researcher, writer, and teacher, Sonia Nieto is Professor Emerita of Language, Literacy, and Culture, College of Education, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She has taught students from elementary school through doctoral studies and her research focuses on multicultural and teacher education, and the education of Latinos, immigrants, and other students of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. She has written extensively on these topics.