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Ethnic Studies Collaborative

December 13 - The Kick Off, hosted by the Alameda County Office of Education, will provide opportunities for Alameda County district and site leaders to learn from experts from the UCB History-Social Science Project and the Liberated Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum Coalition about a range of perspectives on ethnic studies. Followed up by two design salons in January and February.

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Teaching History and Civics for Justice and Social Change

Nov. 16, Nov. 30, Dec. 9, Feb. 3, Mar. 17 - This free, virtual workshop series empowers teachers to help students develop voice and agency about issues important to them. Join a dynamic group of teacher educators and learn strategies that will support history teaching in the K-12 classroom and help you provide your students with the tools to engage in civics through the lens of justice and social change. UCBHSSP's Devin Hess will present.

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CHSSP Grade Groups (Fall 2021)

Registration ends Oct. 15 - The sites of the California History-Social Science Project are facilitating Grade Groups. Grade Group fellows will convene for six after-school workshops and discussion groups. Workshops will include presentations by university professors, experienced teacher leaders, and/or teacher educators.

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Civic Engagement, Taking Action, and the State Seal

Begins November 4, 3:30-5:00pm (monthly) - Join UCBHSSP's Devin Hess and other leaders from across the CHSSP network for a six part series to explore authentic civic learning that centers equity, access, and empowerment.  

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Building Anti-Racist White (history) Educators - ongoing

Inspired by the work of the BARWE teacher action group in Philadelphia, UCBHSSP hosts monthly meetings to discuss the action taking required to be an anti-racist educator, in the particular context of history classrooms.

Professional Development for Educators - ongoing

A number of units across campus offer programs in support of the ongoing learning of classroom teachers. Check out this events calendar and share it with your colleagues in other content areas.

Note on Program Accessibility: If you require an accommodation for effective communication (ASL interpreting/CART captioning, alternative media formats, etc.) or information about campus mobility access features in order to fully participate in a UCBHSSP event, please contact Rachel Reinhard at ucbhssp@berkeley.edu with as much advance notice as possible and at least 7-10 days in advance of the event.

Contact: ucbhssp@berkeley.edu