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Social Justice Teaching 101 with Teaching Tolerance

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Michael Klahr Center

48 University Drive

Augusta, ME 04330

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This interactive introductory workshop to Teaching Tolerance helps teachers learn how to effectively implement anti-bias instruction in their classrooms. Participants will explore practical strategies for accomplishing academic and social-emotional goals side by side. They will discuss learning conditions that honor all identities and reflect diversity, equity and justice. After exploring ready-to-use materials, applying rigorous standards and planning ways to incorporate research-based teaching practices, participants will leave the workshop with ideas and tools for transforming their classrooms and schools.

Participants will learn to:

  • Incorporate the Teaching Tolerance Social Justice Standards to create and sustain classroom and school environments that honor diversity, equity and justice;

  • Speak up—and teach students to speak up—against bias and injustice;

  • Build a collaborative and respectful learning community with a diverse group of learners and educators.

Who should attend:

  • K-12 educators, administrators, counselors, curriculum specialists/coaches

  • Pre-service K-12 educators

Free to attend, registration required.


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Michael Klahr Center

48 University Drive

Augusta, ME 04330

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