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Black Minds Matter: A free 5-part online course


This five-part course addresses issues facing Black students in education by drawing parallels between the policing of Black lives and schooling of Black minds. The course will balance a discussion of issues facing Black students as well as offer research-based strategies for improving their success. Course Dates July 16, 2020 July 23, 2020 July 30, 2020 […]

Teaching about racism: Assembling a teacher’s toolkit


Join Professor Cynthia Tyson, professor of literature for children and young adults, for a virtual meetup presented by the Ohio Department of Education's Social Studies team to help understand race and racism in the United States today and help educators create tools to use in their classrooms. This session will help teachers create a toolkit of […]

Dear White People: Showing up for Black colleagues


Dear White People is a four-part webinar series interrogating whiteness, anti-blackness and anti-racism in education. Part 4 of the series investigates how do you show up for your Black colleagues in schools and campuses? Panelists Credit: Lumina Foundation Jasmine Haywood Strategic Impact Officer Lumina Foundation Jasmine Haywood is a strategy officer at Lumina Foundation, an […]