Department of Educational Policy & Leadership

Office: 113H Schroeder Complex
Phone: 414-288-1421

Melissa Gibson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Curriculum Vitae

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Recent Publications/Presentations


Gibson, M. Beyond chapter one. In Agarwal-Ragnath, R., Dover, A., & Henning, N. (Eds.), Social studies for social justice in the Common Core era: Letters to new teachers. New York: Teachers College Press.


Gibson, M., & Grant, C. (in press). The language of justice: A human rights framework & justice-oriented teaching. In Bajaj, M. (Ed.), Global Perspectives on Human Rights Education. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.


Gibson, M., & Grant, C. Toward a ‘paideia of the soul’: Education to enrich America’s multicultural democracy. Intercultural Education, 23(4), 313-324.


Gibson, M. Are we ‘reading the world’? A review of multicultural literature on globalization. Multicultural Perspectives, 12(3), 129-137.


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