2019 TWIN-CS Summer Academy

Sonia Nieto

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sonia Nieto

We are pleased to announce that the keynote speaker for the 2019 TWIN-CS Summer Academy will be Dr. Sonia Nieto, an award-winning author, educator, and advocate for diversity, equity, and social justice in education. Dr. Nieto’s research focuses on multicultural education, teacher education, and the education of students of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. She has written or edited eleven books, including, most recently, the third revised edition of Language, Culture, and Teaching: Critical Perspectives (2018); Why We Teach Now (2015); and Finding Joy in Teaching Students of Diverse Backgrounds: Culturally Responsive and Socially Just Practices in U.S. Classrooms (2013). To learn more about her work, visit her website here.

Lodging and Transportation

The 2019 TWIN-CS Summer Academy will take place June 23th-27th in three locations: Babson Executive Conference Center and the Boston College Main Campus.  Click on the photo to learn more about each location.