The Centre for Teaching and Academic Growth at UBC announces a new project:
TAG LIVING LAB — Walking the talk for educational equity
Be a part of:
-Improving educational equity at UBC
-Finding solutions to challenging classroom situations
-Creating awareness about real student experiences
Participants in the Living Lab Troupe will:
-commit 3 hours per week, September-March, plus 3-5 performances
-engage in a collaborative process with a diverse group of students to devise interactive theatre sketches about challenging situations in the classroom
-perform sketches for the UBC teaching community
-dialogue with audiences about complexities and challenges in diverse and multicultural teaching and learning environments
-become part of a tight community of students: share your stories, learn from others, develop skills and expertise, take risks and have fun!
To learn more about who we’re looking for, see attached flyer.
To express your interest in becoming a part of the TAG Living Lab Troupe, email yael.harlap[at]ubc.ca by **May 1, 2009** and tell us (in up to 100 words):
1. Why you’re interested &
2. What you have to contribute
Remember that we’re looking to create the most diverse possible group, representing all walks of life at UBC!
***You do not need theatre experience, just willingness and passion!***