With April comes Gryphon Circle Service Organization’s annual Education Month — a month-long stretch of events dedicated to raising awareness about the social justice issues surrounding the nation’s education system. Be sure to go out and support their remaining events this month:
- Panel on International Education
April 8, 8 p.m. in Seaver 200
Listen to a panel of international students discuss what the education system is like outside of the United States.
- Dress for Success
April 10, 8 p.m. in University Hall 1000 (Ahmanson Auditorium)
Attend a fashion show centered around the restrictions imposed by school dress codes.
- Green Spaces in Education
April 12, 3:30 p.m. at Lawton Plaza
Learn about the benefits of being outdoors when learning and how we can incorporate the environment into the education system.
- Technology in the Classroom
April 23, 8 p.m. in St. Rob’s 233
Participate in a facilitated discussion about the pros and cons of using technology in the classroom.
- Transforming Testing
April 24, 8 p.m. in University Hall 1000 (Ahmanson Auditorium)
- Attend a presentation all about alternatives to standardized testing and participate in an activity that helps form these alternatives.
- You Are What You Eat
April 26, 3:30 p.m. in St. Rob’s 239
In collaboration with Sursum Corda Service Organization, Gryphon Circle will be hosting an event about the importance of acknowledging dietary restrictions when providing meals and snacks for students.