The Colloquium in Philosophy and Education (A&HF 5600) is intended for all masters and doctoral students in the program in Philosophy and Education. Others who are interested in attending a session should contact the Coordinator, Professor David Hansen.


Colloquium in Philosophy and Education: Fall 2021

5:30pm – 7:00pm, 433 HM


(Reception to follow in 334 HM)

September 23

Reimagining the Call to Teach (book symposium)


David T. Hansen, Philosophy and Education, Teachers College


Randall Allsup, Music & Music Education, Teachers College

Adele Bruni Ashley, English Education, Teachers College

Lalitha Vasudevan, Technology & Education, Teachers College

October 8-9

Joint annual meeting of the John Dewey Society and the North East Philosophy of Education Society, Burlington, Vermont

October 21

Du Bois, Democracy, and Aesthetic Education

Robert Gooding-Williams, Columbia University

November 4

Descriptive Inquiry in Teacher Practice: Cultivating Practical Wisdom to Create Democratic Schools.

Cara Furman, University of Maine-Farmington

Cecilia E. Traugh, Bank Street College

November 18

Science isn’t Real: Rethinking Science Education after the Pandemic

Dave Waddington, Concordia University (Montreal)

December 2

Integrations: The Struggle for Racial Equality and Civic Renewal in Public Education 

Lawrence Blum, University of Massachusetts-Boston

Zoë Burkholder, Montclair State University. 

December 16

Program Winter Party 


For more information about the Colloquium in Philosophy and Education, please contact the Colloquium coordinator, Professor David Hansen.  His email address is


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