Culturally Responsive Strategies Classroom Communities

Oct 15, 2019 4:30pm
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This training will help educators become more culturally responsive and mprove classroom engagement with students from diverse backgrounds, social groups and cultures through meaningful, caring adult relationships.

Objectives:

  • Demonstrate cultural competency -- "The will and skill to create authentic and effective relationships across difference" -- in the classroom.  
  • Use the cultural competency framework of awareness, understanding, skills and advocacy to increase educator effectiveness with students from diverse populations, including socio-economic, language, ethnicity, race, sexual orientation, gender, religion, age and ability.  
  • Apply research about resiliency as a primary factor in closing the opportunity/achievement gap to build relational strategies that focus on asset-based instruction and that develop student resiliency

This training meets the professional and continuing elementary and secondary certificate renewal requirement for TPEP (RCW 28A.410.278).

Registration fee is $10 for members and includes dinner, dessert and 3 clock hours. Space is limited to 50 participants.

Questions? Please contact Summit UniServ at 253-845-4535 Extension 123 or email Ashley Lindsay.


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Location Details

201 43rd Ave. SE
Puyallup, WA 98374

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