College of Education hosts annual free film screening

Created and run by Thomas Halverson, the director of the UW’s master’s in education policy (MEP) program, the Education and Society film screenings attempt to put academia into a real world context.

“It’s just something I’ve taken on as a way to help students better understand how these challenges impact members of the community,” Halverson said. “It’s one thing for our [students] to go out into the world and think about these issues from an academic perspective, but when they’re out in the trenches … that’s when it really comes home for them.”

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