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Toward a Pedagogy of Compassion: Why Students Laziness Does Not Exist

November 16, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm

Dr. Devon Price, author of the new book Laziness Does Not Exist, presents a research-based approach to dismantle the “laziness lie” in college classrooms. In this talk, Dr. Price will address the psychological underpinnings of instructors’ perceptions of student motivation and provide the framework for a pedagogy of compassion. Emphasis on contextual factors that de-couple the implicit connection between productivity and perceptions of worth will be discussed.

Free and open to the public, but registration is required. See website link below.


November 16, 2020
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm