Looking at Student Work Facilitator Training Session October 22, 2007 Judith Zorfass, EDC. Agenda. Welcome and Introductions Introduction to Leading in Deed Preparing for LASW Running a LASW Meeting Additional Support Materials Next Steps. Introductions.
Rachel Carson was born in Pennsylvania. She went to a women’s colege and studied science. Rachel Carson became a writer, scientist, and ecologist. She got her MA in 1932. A shy woman who loved nature. She challenged the role of women by working in the sciences, which was mostly men. Her book, The Sea Around Us, topped the best seller list for 86 weeks. Rachel Carson wrote books to help people learn to protect the environment. She wrote about the heedless pesticide poisoning of our river and soils. Her book Silent Spring was controversial. Atacked for her views by chemical companies and some people in government.
Jane Addams was born in 1860. She had a spine defect and was not a strong person. She was one of the first American woman to go to college. Then, she started to study medecine but stopped because she had poor health.
When she went to London at age 27. She found what was most important for her to do and she became a social worker and started a settlement house in America. She help poor people that live in cities. Addams spoke and wrote about poor people lives and her settlement house and more settlement houses were started.
Jane Addams was a feminist and a pacifist. She did not get married. She thought women should be able to do more things to make the world a better place to live. During World War I, she said that America should not join the war. The newspapers atacked her and some people were afraid she was dangurous but later she was got the Nobel Peace Prize. She died in 1935.
Set of Filled out Tools
Step-by-Step Directions for LASW
Blank Set of Tools
Tips for Facilitators
Keeping the Conversation Fresh
Appendix UImportant Appendices
and, in particular, http://www.startechprogram.org/leadership/facilitate.html#directions
Bethany – Judy Zorfass
MNVA – Heidi Silver-Pacuilla
Northampton – Grace Meo