M. Pacino teaches and writes on issues of equity, diversity, and social justice in schooling.


Latest publications:
The Role of Literacy in Global Democracies: Why Johnny Can’t Read

This paper explores the definition of literacy and its role in pluralistic democracies within a global context.

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A Virtual Classroom Experience: Teaching and Learning Online

The author will share her personal journey on teaching and learning in an online environment.

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Access to Multicultural Books for Children and Young Adults

In this session, the author explores definitions of multicultural literature for children and young adults, as well selection criteria, and suggested use in the classroom.

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Equity and the Digital Divide

The use of technology in modern societies, particularly in schools, has been perceived as an opportunity for advancement, as well as a possible contributor to social inequity.

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Across the Great Divide: Encouraging Honest Conversations about Diversity

Presenters will share their classroom experiences about cultural diversity and ways to overcome resistance among educators.

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Literacy and Literature for 21st Century Global Citizenship

Citizenship in twenty first century, pluralistic societies requires specialized, redefined literacy skills appropriate for a digital age and participatory democracy.

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New Literacies for Global, Digital Learners

The authors will address the notion of digital, multimodal, multiple literacies and the impact on learners for 21st century citizenship.

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Practice What You Preach: The Journey of a School of Education toward Effectively Preparing Educators for Diverse K-12 Schools

In this presentation, the authors will share a three phase study examining education faculty effectiveness in preparing K-12 educators for diverse school communities.

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Faith Integration in the Classroom

The authors will provide examples of integrating faith in the curriculum, especially applicable to Christian faith-based institutions.

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An Ethics Course for K-12 Educators

In this session, the authors will discuss the development of an ethics course for K-12 leaders and teachers. The course content will include a Christian worldview.

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