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Building Equity: Practices That Empower All Learners
Monday, April 15, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
Presented by Dr. Doug Fisher, Professor of Educational Leadership, San Diego State University
Sponsored by Achieve3000
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How do we define equity in the classroom and what does that look like in a very diverse student body? What are we doing to make a difference with our students? As educators, it is our responsibility to empower all students to learn, to grow and to achieve their dreams!
In this edWebinar session, learn from Dr. Doug Fisher, co-author of Building Equity. Dr. Fisher introduces the Building Equity Taxonomy and how this new model can help our education leaders organize their efforts to achieve:
- Physical integration
- Social-emotional engagement
- Opportunities to learn
- Instructional excellence
- Engaged and inspired learners
Based on the authors’ experiences, Building Equity focuses on equitable practices and outcomes that support critical standards of equity in a school or district. This recorded edWebinar will be of interest to K-12 teachers and school leaders.
About the Presenter
Dr. Doug Fisher is Professor of Educational Leadership at San Diego State University. He is a member of the California Reading Hall of Fame and is the recipient of an International Reading Association Celebrate Literacy Award, the Farmer Award for excellence in writing from the National Council of Teachers of English, and a Christa McAuliffe Award for excellence in teacher education. He has published numerous articles on improving student achievement, as well as several books. He is a board member of the International Reading Association and a past board member of the Literacy Research Association.
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