Service learning turned inside out: Teaching a social justice and advocacy course in prison
Brenda Kucirka, PhD, RN, PMHNCS-BC, CNE, School of Nursing, Widener University, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
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This presentation explores the power of teaching a social justice and advocacy course using the Inside Out teaching pedagogy. This pedagogy brings together university students and incarcerated individuals as peers in a class taught within the walls of a prison. This service learning course resulted in a transformative learning experience.
45th Biennial Convention 2019 Theme: Connect. Collaborate. Catalyze.
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