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Empowering Educators: A Convening On Racial Equity In Education (American University) – VIRTUAL

August 19, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Empowering Educators: A Convening on Racial Equity in Education

The AU Antiracist Research and Policy Center is proud to partner with First Book and Pizza Hut to present Empowering Educators: A Convening on Racial Equity in Education. Featuring National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Jason Reynolds, as well as award-winning educator Liz Kleinrock, and AU scholars, this event will support K-12 educators in engaging in effective, courageous conversations about race and social justice.

Agenda
Welcome | 11AM
Session One | Using the Empowering Educators Guidebook | 11:15AM
Keynote | Teaching Humanity with Jason Reynolds | 12:30PM
Session Two | The Importance of Antiracist Teaching | 1:30PM
Closing Remarks | 2:45PM

Register HERE

Questions? Contact chelseya@american.edu

Event Access: Attendees will receive Zoom Webinar access information within 12-24 hours of the event start time.

Recording Notice: This event will be recorded, published, and archived for university and academic purposes.

Organizer

American University Antiracist Research & Policy Center
Phone:
202-885-5978
Email:
cplatt@american.edu
View Organizer Website