January 20, 2023
Dr. Rena Upitis is a Professor of Education at Queen’s University. She has authored or co-authored 10 books and over 100 peer-reviewed articles. Her research and curriculum projects have explored teacher, artist, and student transformation through the arts. Rena herself is a musician, visual artist, and timber-frame carpenter. Oh yeah, and she lives off-grid!
In this podcast, Rena talks about how:
- we learn best when we are emotionally-connected to questions that matter,
- there are multiple paths for joy in post-secondary life,
- some children are learning more under lockdown than in schools.
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