Equity expert Michael Lowe will help you understand how the recent wave of racist violence affects your students. You will learn how to help them cope by teaching about tragedy with head and heart.
What You'll Learn
- Why is racial violence particularly troubling to students today?
- Why do some students perceive racist violence differently than you do?
- How can students manage their emotions and resolve conflicts?
- What resources can help students make responsible decisions?
- How can you make students and staff feel safe despite community unrest?
- What are the best ways to help traumatized teachers and students cope?
Who Should Attend?
- Certificate of Attendance
- All resources and training materials
- Chief equity officer for Shelby County Schools in Tennessee
- Served as a regional superintendent and middle school principal in Memphis
- Focuses on culturally responsive teaching and equity in student work
- Bachelor of Science in elementary education from the University of Memphis
- Education specialist and doctorate degree in leadership and instruction from Union University in Jackson, Tennessee