November 12, 2019
Porath elected to board, presents at conference
Suzanne Porath, assistant professor of curriculum and instruction, recently presented at a statewide conference for English teachers and was elected to the organization’s executive board.
The Kansas Association of Teachers of English conference was Oct. 25-26 in Wichita, and the theme of the conference was Grow Empathy. Inspire Authenticity. Porath's presentations were "The Power of Poetry Across the Curriculum" and "Nonfiction Books Teachers Recommend: #NF10for10."
The association is the state affiliation of the National Council of Teachers of English, which supports the teaching of English Language Arts in K-12 schools.