Thursday, May 18, 2017

9:00 AM

Mini-Conference: Talking about Race in the Classroom: A Training for Educators Committed to Racial Justice

In this flagship training, educators strengthen their analysis of how racism manifests in schools and
classrooms, enhance their understanding of how racism affects children, practice utilizing tools to
address race and racism with students, and gain strategies to support a school-wide culture of
respect, equity and inclusivity.
By the end of the training, participants will:
1. Deepen their knowledge of the history and definition race and racism
2. Enhance their understanding of the how race and racism manifests in classrooms, schools and
the lived experiences of students
3. Practice applying a racial equity lens to scenarios related to race and racism in the classroom
4. Gain strategies for creating racial equity in classrooms and schools


May. 18, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


NYC Charter School Center - Training Room 111 Broadway, Suite 604, New York, NY 10006


Edwin Garcia