In this episode of the Certell Connects Podcast we speak with Karen Murphy, PhD about how we can help transform young people into civic actors. She will be hosting a talk on this topic at the National Council for Social Studies Virtual Conference this weekend.
Karen Murphy is the director of international strategy at Facing History and Ourselves, a nonprofit educational and professional development organization. She has worked in many countries, including Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Mexico, Northern Ireland, Rwanda, France, the U.S., and South Africa. She writes and speaks about the role education plays in the development of stability, peaceful coexistence, and the process of reconciliation.