“Until we have honest dialogue about race and culture in schools for children of color, the educational outcomes for these groups will never change.” ~ Tyrone Howard, Ph.D.
Palo Alto Unified School District Warmly invites all community members to the inaugural presentation of the Equity Lecture Series Featuring Tyrone C. Howard, Ph.D. Professor of Education, UCLA
Attendees will be introduced to the important role that race and culture have on teaching and learning. Important data, concepts, knowledge and skills designed to increased racial awareness and improve cultural competence will be introduced and participants will be exposed to strategies, resources, skills, and approaches that can create inclusive classrooms for all learners. Some of the following components will be highlighted:
- Racial awareness in the classroom
- Developing cultural competence
- How poverty intersects with race, culture and gender
Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 From 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
PAUSD Board Room 25 Churchill Avenue, Palo Alto
Light food and refreshments will be served.
Spanish and Mandarin translation available.