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Culturally Relevant Pedagogy to Advance Educational Equity featuring Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings

Tune in to this interactive discussion with nationally recognized education researcher Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings and PowerMyLearning school and district partners who are employing new practices to advance equity for students. 

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This webinar originally aired in 2021.

Schools are welcoming students back into buildings for full-time in-person instruction in a few short weeks and now is the perfect time to take a hard look at both our practices and systems to build a culturally responsive education environment that connects students, teachers, and families.

Dr. Ladson-Billings is best known for her theoretical work on Culturally Relevant Pedagogy and has supported equitable classrooms and Black student achievement for 30 years.

  • Dr. Gloria Ladson-BillingsFormer Kellner Family Distinguished Professor of Urban Education in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction,  University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Emily Amick, Director of Professional Learning,  PowerMyLearning
  • Dr. Erica Thomas, Lead Director-Personnel, Black Student Achievement,  Office of the Superintendent, Los Angeles Unified School District
  • Joyce Beckles-Knights, Principal, Brooklyn Landmark Elementary School
  • Destiny Delva, Teacher, Brooklyn Landmark Elementary School


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