Never Too Young: Engaging Elementary Age Social Activism: For Grades K-5
Los Angeles, CA
Want to facilitate young students’ conversations around race, class, gender, and other social issues?
Join us for this thought-provoking, interactive one-day workshop. You’ll learn developmentally appropriate teaching strategies and tools to help you to normalize conversations about often-silenced social topics. See examples of this work in action and learn to facilitate young students’ conversations around race, class, gender, and other social issues. You’ll also explore the “doll stories” instructional model to help elementary-age children explore big social justice topics.
Workshop Runs 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Facilitator: Monique Marshall
Monique is a 2nd grade teacher at Wildwood School. A 24-year teaching veteran, she is a founding member and current board member of SoCal POCIS (Southern California People of Color in Independent Schools).
Monique passionately works to create multicultural learning opportunities that spring from her young learners’ naturally inquisitive worlds.