During this interactive and self-reflective course, teachers will gain foundational knowledge and skills in culturally responsive/relevant practices. Teachers will discover the critical connections between culture and learning; understand how culture influences students’ learning experiences in schools, and develop critical skills that foster a mindset focused on authentic equity and culturally affirming practices in all aspects of teaching and learning. Session Themes: culturally responsive teaching, culturally relevant pedagogy
About the Presenter: Salandra Grice is an educator, author of the book The Conscious Educator, and the founder of Conscious Education Consulting. She has a decade of experience in the elementary classroom. She received her Masters in Urban Education from Texas A&M University and is receiving her Ph.D. in Multicultural Education from Texas A&M as well. She is also one of the co-founders of the Color CodED Community, a network of culturally responsive educators dedicated to promoting culturally responsive and equitable learning experiences for students.
CPE Hours: 2 Date/Time: July 5, 2021 @ 9 am-11 am CST Location: Via Zoom Who Should Attend: K-12 educators