ERACISM: Confronting and Eradicating Racist Imagery

Artist: Erik James Montgomery

Type: Professional Learning

Program Availability: In-Person, Virtual

  • ERASICM: Confronting and Eradicating Racist Imagery

Description

This virtual professional learning program will introduce participants to the history of racism in America. Participants will learn how images are used to perpetuate racist mindsets and understand how racism is found in the arts. Participants will use their understanding to identify the negative impact racist images have on students and identify how their teaching and learning can dismantle racism in America.

Location

In-Person or Virtual

Recommended Participants

  • Teachers
  • Paraprofessionals
  • Arts Specialists
  • Principals and Supervisors

Learning Intentions

Participants will:

  • engage with the history of racism in America.
  • learn how images are used to perpetuate racist mindsets.
  • understand the negative impact racist images has on students.
  • learn how racism is found in the arts.
  • identify how their teaching and learning can dismantle racism.

YA Connections

  • NJSLS-VPA: Artistic Process; Responding; Anchor Standard 7: Perceiving and Analyzing Products
  • Artistic Process: Connecting
  • Anchor Standard 11: Relating artistic ideas and works within societal, cultural, and historical context to deepen understanding.
  • Social Emotional Learning
  • Culturally Responsive Practice

Professional Standards for Educational Leaders

  • Standard 3: Equity & Culture
  • Standard 4: Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment

Price & Info

Price

Workshop Cost per Day: $ 375 (90 minute session)

Travel Fee: $75 per day (virtual and on-demand programs are not charged for travel)

Information

Program Length: 90 minutes

Workshop Minimum # of Days: 1

Appropriate For Grade(s): 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Theme

Theme

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

American History

SEL: Social Emotional Learning

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