Classroom Caffeine

A Conversation with Judith Dunkerly-Bean

June 22, 2021 Lindsay Persohn Season 2 Episode 3
Classroom Caffeine
A Conversation with Judith Dunkerly-Bean
Show Notes

Dr. Judith Dunkerly-Bean talks to us about advocacy, representation, blind spots, and preparing preservice teachers for what could be seen as difficult conversations. Judith is known for her work in the areas of critical literacies, young adult literature, social justice, and human rights education. She is a fierce advocate for women, girls, and people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender. Dr. Dunkerly-Bean is an Associate Professor of Literacy in the Department of Teaching and Learning at Old Dominion University.