Principal Ellen Smith and teachers Sally Donnelly, Amy Juengst, Beth Sanderson, and Crystal Moore presented at National Council of the Teaching of English conference in November 2021. Here is their presentation:
Empowering Teachers and Students: Action Steps to Anti-racist Teaching
Today’s classrooms rest on centuries of oppressive design. Diversifying your library is not enough. Join five educators as they lay out an equity action plan. Learn about steps they are taking to gain administrative support, undertake meaningful professional development, discover mentor texts, and rethink curriculum. Participants will leave with tools to support equity-based classroom decisions.