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Angela Calabrese Barton

 Professor
  Department of Teacher Education
 Ph.D., Michigan State University
 305 Erickson
 517-432-4876
Angela Calabrese Barton is a professor in teacher education. Her research is grounded in the intersections of teaching and learning science with an emphasis on equity and critical justice. Her work takes place within three interrelated strands: 1) Working within the intersection of formal/informal education in support of understanding and designing new possibilities for equity-oriented teaching and learning; 2) designing teaching-learning tools and experiences that promote expansive learning outcomes, such as critical agency, identity work, and social transformation (as grounded within expanding disciplinary expertise); and 3) participatory methodologies for embracing authentic research + practice work that attends to practitioner, youth and community members voices, and critically engages the goals of equity and justice. Calabrese Barton is a WT Grant Distinguished Fellow and a Fellow of the American Education Research Association.

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