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Teaching Tolerance (Day 1): Social Justice Teaching 101 (For all K-12 Teachers)

July 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Free

Free Workshop Open to K – 12 Educators and Pre-Service K-12 Educators

Includes 6.5 contact hours for recertification (RSVP below and fill out this FORM).

July 31st, from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. each day.

This interactive introductory workshop to Teaching Tolerance helps teachers learn how to effectively implement anti-bias instruction in their classrooms. Participants will explore practical strategies for accomplishing academic and social-emotional goals side by side. They will discuss learning conditions that honor all identities and reflect diversity, equity and justice. After exploring ready-to-use materials, applying rigorous standards and planning ways to incorporate research-based teaching practices, participants will leave the workshop with ideas and tools for transforming their classrooms and schools.

Participants will learn to:

  • Incorporate the Teaching Tolerance Social Justice Standards to create and sustain classroom and school environments that honor diversity, equity and justice;
  • Speak up—and teach students to speak up—against bias and injustice;
  • Build a collaborative and respectful learning community with a diverse group of learners and educators.

Who should attend:

  • K-12 educators, administrators, counselors, curriculum specialists/coaches
  • Pre-service K-12 educators
Free to attend, registration required.

 

K-12 ELA/English and Social Studies/History teachers:

Don’t forget about the second workshop (available to K-12 ELA/Social Studies/History teachers only)(CLICK HERE)

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28 out of 80 available FREE - Day 1 Workshop Only
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Details

Date:
July 31
Time:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizers

David Greenham
Marpheen Chann

Venue

Michael Klahr Center
46 University Drive
Augusta, ME 04330
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Phone:
(207) 621-3530