Filtering by: D.C. Area Educators Event

Exploring Gender, Bias, and Stereotypes in Children's Literature
Jun
2
10:00 AM10:00

Exploring Gender, Bias, and Stereotypes in Children's Literature

This session for early childhood teachers, hosted by Project Unlearn and Teaching for Change's D.C. Area Educators for Social Justice, will provide time for early childhood teachers to explore issues of gender, gender identity, gender bias, and gender stereotypes in children's books. Educators will be encouraged to consider the intersections of race and class as it relates to these issues.

View Event →
Sites of Social Change: Tools for Creating Inclusive Classrooms
May
21
5:00 PM17:00

Sites of Social Change: Tools for Creating Inclusive Classrooms

  • 740 15th Street NW, Suite 900 Washington, DC 20005 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A troubling spate of incidents nationwide has brought issues of race and racism to the forefront in classrooms across the country, leaving educators to grapple with many difficult questions. Central among them: How do you broach these topics in schools? And, more broadly: How do you create more inclusive learning spaces for all students? Join New America’s Education Policy Program and D.C. Area Educators for Social Justice, a project of Teaching for Change, for this evening workshop. 

View Event →
Exploring Race, Representation, and History in Children's Literature
May
19
12:00 PM12:00

Exploring Race, Representation, and History in Children's Literature

This session for early childhood teachers, hosted by Project Unlearn and Teaching for Change's D.C. Area Educators for Social Justice, will provide time for early childhood teachers to explore how to address issues of race, representation, and history in developmentally appropriate ways.

View Event →