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Friday, March 30 • 9:00am - 10:30am
Facing Inferiority

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We are ALL trying to fight the good fight of raising academic achievement and empowering our students of color, but do we REALLY know what culturally relevant, gap-closing instruction looks like? Well then... JOIN US for this highly engaging, thought-proving, and activities-based session on “Facing Inferiority” where educators will practice 3 instructional strategies to turn basic daily plans into lessons that both culturally empower students and increase their understanding and mastery.

Educators will take away the following:
a) a succinct, data-grounded understanding of the historic, political, and educational marginalization that perpetuates in students of color a sense of academic inferiority.
b) 3 solid instructional strategies to turn basic daily plans into lessons that both culturally empower students and increase their understanding and mastery


Speakers
avatar for Mike Brown

Mike Brown

Chief Schools Officer, Freedom Prep Academy Charter Schools
Freedom Prep Academy Charter Schools Mike Brown, a native of New Jersey, studied Psychology at Hampton University and later earned his Master’s in Educational Leadership at Boston College. He has spent the last 18 years fighting for high quality education for racially and economically... Read More →
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Sundiata Salaam

Chief People Officer, Freedom Prep Academy Charter Schools
Sundiata Salaam was born in Camden, AR to Robert and Linda Webb in 1982. He attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock to fulfill his bachelor’s degree in English and completed his Master’s Degree in Pan-African Studies at Syracuse University. In the summer of 2007, Sundiata... Read More →


Friday March 30, 2018 9:00am - 10:30am
HTE 207

Attendees (35)