Affinity Group for BIPOC Educators
Spring 2023. 4 sessions.
- Starts Apr 4, 2023Starts Apr 4, 2023
- 297 Canadian dollarsCA$297
- Online via Zoom
Affinity Group for Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour Dates & Time: Tuesday, April 4 from 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 18 from 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 2 from 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 16 from 7-8:30 p.m. Details: -Four meetings (1.5 hours every-other week) -Meet online via Zoom -Maximum 22 participants, and 2 facilitators -Educational professionals This affinity group encourages participants to: - Reflect on and discuss the personal and professional experience of being a Black, Indigenous, or Person of Colour in the Canadian educational system. - Explore how social justice is connected to each person’s lived experience. - Build connection and honour each other with celebration and joy. - Practice having meaningful conversations about equity and social justice. A snapshot of the types of reflections that will be explored: - Exploring the purpose and value of meeting in affinity group. - Reflecting on and sharing where where we are from. - Understanding white supremacy and its impact on us personally and professionally. - Honouring storytelling. - Centring and celebrating joy. - Questioning how we learned about race and racism. - Considering what it means to be an anti-racist educator. This affinity group is offered for and facilitated by educational professionals who identify as Black, Indigenous, or People of Colour. If you are interested in being part of these conversations but the full cost does not align with what you are able to pay at this time, please contact us (firstname.lastname@example.org). We are happy to accommodate alternative pricing options.
A full refund is available for cancellations made at least one week prior to the event. No refund is available if cancellations are made with less than one week’s notice.