Distinguished Research Lecture - Dr. Rahat Zaidi

United By Our Diversity: Building Connections Through Culture, Language, and Education

United By Our Diversity: Building Connections Through Culture, Language, and Educatio

Each year, the Werklund School of Education recognizes an academic who has made outstanding contributions to research and the community with the Distinguished Research Lecture Award.

During her presentation, 2021 recipient Dr. Rahat Zaidi illustrated how her current research is enhancing teacher training, creating trust and inclusion in the classroom, and nurturing connections within and amongst education stakeholders.

A recording of the talk is available below.

2021 Distinguished Research Lecture with Dr. Rahat Zaidi

To support Dr. Zaidi’s work with newcomers, please visit Bridging the Gap.


To learn more about Werklund’s graduate programs, including our certificate Literacy in the Diverse Classroom, please visit werklund.ucalgary.ca/graduate-programs.