The inspirational story of how the Richmond Juvenile Detention Center went from being shut down to the number one education facility in the state by focusing on building relationships and the conditions of learning.
A inspirational speech to motivate current and future educators. Designed to be entertaining but impactful to educators especially those struggling with the demands of the profession.
We will define what equity means in education today. I will give concrete examples of inequities and how to ensure all students receive an equitable education. Participants will leave speech energized with practical solutions to help end education inequities.
Participants will learn how to audit school environments to develop plans support educators and students of color.
We will identify supports needed in order for students to thrive in an antiracist school environment. The values normalized by the white dominant culture will be interrogated within the school context. Curriculum representation, assets-based instruction, and culturally relevant practice will be emphasized as promising supports to engage students of color.
We will discuss how the Brown vs Board of Education decision led to the elimination of Black educational capital and how it can be replaced in our schools today. Participants will also examine how the ruling eliminated black autonomy in the education of America's Black children.
We will take a deep dive into disproportionality in school discipline policies and practices. Participants will review research related to targeted school discipline practices and policies and make recommendations based on an anti-racist lens.
A guide to helping teachers, schools, school divisions, and companies move toward antiracism practices and pedagogy. Topics for beginners and more advanced work in Antiracism.
Participants will discuss the school to Prison pipeline. We will look at the latest data and discuss proactive school discipline strategies to help end the pipeline.
Developing Future Educational Leaders
America needs more teachers and administrators who culturally represent the populations they serve
Strategies and guidelines that will spark activism in students or educators