Arizona Alliance of Black

School Educators

Educators and Activism: How to Actively Engage in Social Media and the Political Process

This workshop will focus on how to actively engage in politics and current events as a full-time educator.  Emphasis will be placed on how to create alerts and other social media shortcuts to mitigate the noise and quantity of popular media.  Discussion will also include ways to become politically active within your community and ways to engage parents and other stakeholders in the process.


Stuart Rhoden, Ph.D. is originally from Chicago, IL. Dr. Rhoden is currently a member of the Faculty at Arizona State University where he teaches sociology of education with an emphasis on policy, culture, diversity and philosophy. He has worked in Washington D.C. and Chicago on education policy and advocacy, and taught high school in Chicago and Los Angeles for a number of years.