Travis Wright on Homelessness and Poverty

Please join us to hear Travis Wright speak about homelessness and poverty on Tuesday, Feb. 19th at 6pm. We will start with a potluck dinner at 5:30. Register here or RSVP to office@shamayim.org. Please bring a vegetarian dish to share. Located at a member's home. Please contact the office for location.

Travis Wright is an Assistant Professor in the Counseling Psychology and Early Childhood Education Department at UW- Madison. He is also Director of The BASES Project (Building Academic, Social, and Emotional Supports for Children Experiencing Homelessness). The BASES Project is a school and community-based intervention for homeless preschool students, their families, and teachers. Dr. Wright is a nationally recognized expert on resilience and emotionally responsive teaching, especially for children developing in the midst of adversity.

When
February 19th, 2019 5:30 PM   through   8:30 PM

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