Diane Polachek and Students Present at Statewide Conference
Congratulations to Dr. Diane Polachek
, Professor of Education, and Wilkes University Secondary Education and History students
Mauri Bohan,Domingo Franciamore
, Joanne Monfiletto
, and Robbie Petrovich
, whose proposal was accepted for presentation at the 65th annual conference of the
Pennsylvania Council for the Social Studies on October 19, 2018 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
The group's presentation was entitled, Make Art and Music, Not War: Rethinking Strategies for Teaching about the Culture
of the Vietnam War.
It incorporated the integration of photography, poetry, art, and music from the era
along with innovative teaching strategies utilizing authentic primary sources to share
the raw emotion of this significant social movement.