Education for Liberation Conference and Curriculum Fair
Posted by on February 14, 2011
Philadelphia’s Second Annual Education for Liberation Conference and Curriculum Fair
Toward an Anti-Racist, Pro-Student, Non-Standardized Education
Saturday, April 30, 2010
9:30am – 5:00pm
Folk Arts and Cultural Treasures School
1023 Callowhill Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123
Co-Sponsored by Teacher Action Group and Philadelphia Student Union
The goal of the Curriculum Fair and Conference is to bring educators, students, and community members together to explore a variety of issues within social justice education.
The morning Curriculum Fair will feature unit and lesson plans, projects, resources, and best practices for social justice education. This will be a space for educators to connect and exchange, learn from each other, and take new ideas back to their own classrooms.
The afternoon Conference will be a space for building stronger community alliances for education justice, as parents, students, community members, and educators.
** We are still accepting exhibitors to showcase curriculum and facilitate workshops. **
Throughout the day, there will be:
Curriculum Exhibits * Workshops and Discussions * Community Resources
In the Afternoon, join hundreds of parents, students and educators for an important Community Assembly: “Beyond Band-aids: Getting True School Change in Philadelphia.”
Register to attend the Education for Liberation Curriculum Fair.
Sign-up to showcase your curriculum unit, community project, or other educational resources.
Sign-up to facilitate a workshop focused around education and social justice.
For more information: http://www.tagphilly.org
TAG Philadelphia works to strengthen the influence of educators within schools and over policy decisions.
While partnering with parent, student, and community groups, TAG is committed to fostering positive school transformation, environments where students and teachers can thrive, and community ownership and influence within education.
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