Have you ever wondered how to create a classroom where every student's culture is not just acknowledged, but woven into the very fabric of learning? What if there was an art to making your curriculum genuinely relevant to all?
In today's exceptionally diverse classrooms, embracing cultural relevance is more than just a choice – it is imperative. Join Michelle Dragalin as she takes you on an inspiring journey, uncovering strategies that will transform your curriculum from standardized to genuinely reflective of your students' lives. Get ready to unlock the artistry of crafting lessons that truly resonate with your diverse student body. Michelle’s expertise will empower you to create a classroom where cultural relevance is not just a concept, but a thriving reality!
- Cultural Empathy: Understand why culturally relevant curriculum choices are a cornerstone in fostering an environment where every student feels valued and represented.
- Practical Strategies: Learn actionable techniques to seamlessly infuse your curriculum with diverse perspectives, boosting engagement and comprehension.
- Resource Showcase: Gain access to a curated collection of resources that will become your toolkit for creating culturally resonant lesson plans.
- Empowered Teaching: Discover how culturally relevant curriculum choices can rejuvenate your teaching, bringing enthusiasm and motivation to your students.
Special Technology Instructions:
Attendees will need access to an internet-enabled device and a personal Google account (not affiliated with their school). SimpleK12’s Google Classroom will be utilized for the interactive and hands-on components of this workshop.
Participants will have communication and collaboration and opportunities throughout the workshop to demonstrate their understanding of the workshop objectives and reflect on their learning.