Webinar Series

English Language Learners: Asset-Minded Teaching

Facilitators: Jen Fergerson (UMKC Institute for Urban Education), Dr. Amanda Vega-Mavec (Director at El Centro Early Childhood Center KCK) Panelists: Toni Moore (Shawnee Mission School District), Lauren Chadwick (Kansas City International Academy), Sarah Bourne (KCKPS), Megan Juhan (Kansas City International…

Talking About Race: Continuing the Conversation

Facilitators & Panelists: – Jen Fergerson, Program Coordinator at IUE – Asha Glover, Assistant Principal at Academy for Integrated Arts – Keyonia Cobbins, Upper Elementary Teacher at Academy for Integrated Arts

Secondary Math and Science Classrooms: An Anti-Racist Lens

IUE presents a webinar providing educators information about using an Anti-Racist Lens in Secondary Math and Science Classrooms, including brief context about anti-racist teaching behaviors and practices, culturally relevant pedagogy through the lens of anti-racism, reflective questions, and practical applications.…

Talking About Race in the Elementary Classroom

IUE presents a webinar providing educators with ideas for teachers to talk about race in an Elementary classroom, including the context of culturally relevant pedagogy: academic achievement, cultural competence, and socio-political critical consciousness. The webinar concludes with a panel discussion…
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