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Out in Schools

October 10, 2017 | 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Out in Schools

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
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Elementary & middle years and secondary teacher candidates are invited to see Out in Schools, BC’s award-winning education program that uses film and video with facilitated group discussion to engage students on issues of homophobia, transphobia and bullying. Watch how they open hearts and change minds!

The Teacher Education for All! project will build capacity for faculty, staff, and students in Teacher Education at UBC to create and provide an inclusive culture, work place, and learning environment with a particular focus on intersectional approaches to thinking about sexual and gender diversity and pedagogical approaches to recognize, and intervene to transform, the impacts of systemic discrimination.

The Teacher Education for All! project is funded by the UBC-ARC Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Fund. ARC Foundation is a private foundation established in 2009, based in Vancouver, BC. ARC supports projects that exhibit Awareness, Respect and Capacity in improving the status of those who are marginalized in society by sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity or financial status. Funding has also been provided by UBC’s Equity and Inclusion Office.

More info: tefa.educ@ubc.ca




October 10, 2017
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
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