Note: If you would like to download the worksheet used in the "Who are my friends?" portion of the presentation, you can do so here: https://bit.ly/2pSULW9.
Sara Wicht discusses culturally responsive practices for families and schools, and explores how sharing diverse experiences and perspectives leads to safe, inclusive and respectful learning environments. Culturally responsive practice supports equity literacy and engages students in exploring social challenges and taking active steps to change our world for the good.
Sara Wicht has over 20 years of experience in K-12 education. Her work in social justice and anti-bias education includes expertise in instructional practice, teacher mentoring, professional development, curriculum design and educational publishing in the United States and Brazil. Wicht holds an MaED in Language and Literacy, a BA in English and certification in secondary education from Hamline University, St. Paul, MN.
Stream Date: 02/13/2019