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Georgetown

Inclusive Education

Inclusive Education
Inclusive Education

Orario & Sede

27 giu 2024, 09:00 GMT-4 – 28 giu 2024, 15:00 GMT-4

Georgetown, RV7M+W4P, Georgetown, Guyana

Info sull'evento

The DEI in Education program for educators has a clear objective: to empower educators with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to establish inclusive and equitable learning environments for students. Through this program, we aim to enhance the overall educational experience for all students by fostering cultural competence, addressing bias and discrimination, and promoting inclusivity.

The program consists of several key components:

Awareness and Self-Reflection: Educators are introduced to the concepts of diversity, equity, and inclusion and their significance in education. They are encouraged to reflect on their own identities, biases, and privileges, fostering self-awareness and empathy towards students from diverse backgrounds.

Cultural Competence and Understanding: Educators have opportunities to explore and understand the various cultures, religions, languages, and traditions present within their school communities. Discussions, workshops, and shared resources, such as books, films, and guest speakers, help broaden perspectives and challenge stereotypes.

Implicit Bias Awareness and Mitigation: Teachers receive education on implicit biases and their impact on students. Training sessions equip them with strategies to recognize and mitigate biases in their teaching practices, curriculum, and classroom management, employing evidence-based tools to reduce bias.

Inclusive Curriculum and Instruction: The program promotes the integration of diverse perspectives, histories, and contributions across all subjects. Educators are guided on inclusive teaching strategies that cater to the needs of all learners, including those with disabilities, English language learners, and students from marginalized communities. They are encouraged to create safe spaces for discussions, validate student experiences, and actively engage all students in the learning process.

Building Community and Parent Engagement: Collaboration between educators, families, and community members is fostered to establish a more inclusive school environment. Events, workshops, and forums encourage dialogue and understanding among stakeholders. Partnerships with local organizations bring diverse resources and perspectives into the school.

Student Engagement: This component focuses on actively involving students in creating an inclusive environment, empowering them to participate in discussions, express their experiences, and contribute to a positive school culture.

Ongoing Professional Development: Continuous training and support are provided to educators through workshops, webinars, and conferences focused on DEI topics. A platform is created for educators to share best practices, resources, and success stories. Participation in relevant DEI conferences, seminars, or online courses is encouraged.

Monitoring and Evaluation: Mechanisms such as surveys, focus groups, and classroom observations are implemented to assess the program's effectiveness. Regular reviews and updates are made based on feedback and emerging research on DEI in education. Educators and schools demonstrating commitment to DEI principles are recognized and celebrated.

By implementing this comprehensive DEI program, we aim to cultivate inclusive and equitable learning environments where all students feel valued, respected, and empowered. Educators will be equipped with the necessary tools and knowledge to address bias, promote cultural competence, and make a positive impact on students' lives, preparing them for a diverse and interconnected world.

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  • Early Bird Registration

    299,00 USD
    +7,48 USD di commissione
  • General Admission

    499,00 USD
    +12,48 USD di commissione

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