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Porter Chair Speaker Series
Porter Chair Speaker Series

Jay B. Marks

Jay B. Marks

2014-2015 Porter Chair Speaker Series continues on Januart 22, 2015 with Jay B. Marks.

The College of Education at Eastern Michigan University welcomes a widely-respected educator who has been in education since 1991, Dr. Jay B. Marks. He began his career as a Special Education Teacher at Northern High School with the Detroit Public School System. In 1998, he accepted a position at Southfield High School with Southfield Public Schools where he served as a teacher and co-department chair in the Special Education Department.

Dr. Marks is passionate about issues of social justice and cultural competence as it relates to educational equity and excellence for ALL students; with particular interest in the schooling experiences of African American males and African American students in general. He is highly sought after for his work in this area. To learn more, visit Jay B. Marks' speaker bio.


Dr. Jay B. Marks | Flyer (pdf)

Topic: Institutionalizing Social Justice
Date: Thursday, January 22, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m.

EMU Student Center - Grand Ballroom A


FREE and Open to the Public

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