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Tuesday, August 20 • 10:00am - 12:00pm
Funds of Knowledge: Understanding families and shaping the learning environment LIMITED

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This session will guide participants through identifying their biases, recognizing their core beliefs for engagement, and understanding family funds of knowledge as a tool for creating culturally sensitive classrooms where teachers know who their students and families are and use that knowledge to create safe and rigorous learning experiences. Participants will leave with strategies to improve two-way communication, therefore increasing an understanding of student culture, and a commitment to action.

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Lori Greenwood

Engagement Facilitator, Boston Public Schools
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Christina Louis

Engagement Facilitator, Boston Public Schools

Tuesday August 20, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm EDT