Education Connectionhttp://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationbSociety for Community Research and Action - SCRANominations for SCRA - Outstanding Educator Award - Feb 15 Deadlinehttp://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/nominations-for-scra-outstanding-educator-award-fe<div><blockquote> <p><span style="font-size: medium;">Outstanding Educator Award<br/> Sponsored by SCRA Council of Education Programs (CEP)<br/> <br/> Nomination Deadline:  February 15, 2012<br/> Send Nominations to: <a href="mailto:jdalton@bloomu.edu">jdalton@bloomu.edu</a></span><br/> <br/> The purpose of the Outstanding Educator Award is to recognize an SCRA member who has made exemplary and innovative contributions to the education of students about community…</p></blockquote></div>SCRA Web AdminMon, 16 Jan 2012 15:41:03 +0000http://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/nominations-for-scra-outstanding-educator-award-feNew MA program - Participation, Power and Social Changehttp://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/newmaprogr<p><em>MA Participation, Power and Social Change Linking practice, theory and reflection <br /><br /></em>The Institute of Development Studies, Sussex University (UK), offers a unique 18-month Master's degree that gives development workers the opportunity to critically reflect on their practice and build knowledge and skills while continuing to work. The MA…</p>SCRA Web AdminWed, 20 May 2009 17:54:05 +0000http://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/newmaprogrDocumentary: The Gardenhttp://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/documentar<p><em>Thanks to the head's up from Alison Martin:</em> "The Garden," one of the U.S.'s Academy Award nominees for Best Documentary Feature ( <a href="http://www.blackvalleyfilms.com/" target="_blank">www.blackvalleyfilms.com</a>). It would be a great resource for teaching.</p><p><a href="http://www.blackvalleyfilms.com/" target="_blank"><img style="margin: 5px; float: left;" src="/download-nocache//gallery/blogphotos/home_image?data=large" alt="" width="660" height="278" /></a></p>Scot EvansFri, 13 Mar 2009 15:40:33 +0000http://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/documentarNew CP PhD Program at National-Louishttp://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/newcpphdpr<div><p>National-Louis University Continues to Accept applications for their Community Psychology PHD program for the Spring (April 2009) and Fall (September 2009) cohorts.  <br /><br />Students who enter this program will gain skills to enable them to work within community settings to enhance wellness, build a greater sense of community, and address social…</p></div>SCRA Web AdminWed, 28 Jan 2009 16:28:56 +0000http://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/newcpphdprNew MS Program in Community Psychology at UIWhttp://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/newmsprogr<p>UIW Department of Psychology is offering a new program: The MS in Community Psychology. The program will prepare students for both further scholarship and applied work towards implementing change in our institutions (schools, faith-based communities, law enforcement, criminal justice, cultural institutions, and mass media) and society. The…</p>SCRA Web AdminFri, 23 Jan 2009 19:35:44 +0000http://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/newmsprogrThe Last Straw! A Board Game on the Social Determinants of Health©http://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/thelaststr<p><a href="http://www.thelaststraw.ca/" target="_blank">The Last Straw! A Board Game on the Social Determinants of Health©</a>, Developed by Kate Rossiter and Kate Reeve.The Last Straw! is a fun and exciting teaching tool on the social determinants of health. The game has three objectives: </p><ul><li>to promote discussion about the social determinants of health;</li><li>to help players build empathy with marginalized…</li></ul>Scot EvansMon, 10 Nov 2008 14:35:14 +0000http://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/thelaststrHealth and Social Justice Films from California Newsreelhttp://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/healthands<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: small;"><span>HEALTH &amp; SOCIAL JUSTICE FILMS</span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: small;"><span>California Newsreel, producer of UNNATURAL CAUSES, has just released a small catalogue of its other recent documentaries on Health &amp; Social Justice available on DVD.  Titles include:</span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: small;"><span>HEALTH FOR SALE:  Scrutinizes the drug development and global marketing practices of Big Pharma.</span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: small;"><span>THE BELOVED COMMUNITY:  …</span></span></p>SCRA Web AdminTue, 14 Oct 2008 15:16:49 +0000http://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/healthandsAPA SES Report 2006 Postedhttp://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/apasesrepo<p>The APA SES Report from 2006 has been posted <a href="http://www.scra27.org/resources/educationc/teachingcp/classactiv/apasesrepo"> here</a> and includes useful resources for teaching about SES in CP classrooms. </p>SCRA Web AdminTue, 14 Oct 2008 14:40:30 +0000http://www.scra27.org/blogs/educationb/apasesrepo