When

Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (CST)
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Where

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
1100 E. 55th Street
Room 350
Chicago, IL 60615

The building is fully accessible.

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Contact

Karen Ziech
Chicago Regional Organizing for AntiRacism (Chicago ROAR)
(815) 474-7998
info@croar.org
 

Introduction to
Anti Bias, Anti Racist (ABAR) Education Workshop

In this workshop designed especially for educators, participants will explore how bias and race prejudice develop, and how they become structured into institutions and systems. Participants will also gain insight into how children and adults internalize and act out of these biases. The 4 Goals of Anti-bias Education will be introduced and participants will consider ways to apply them to educational settings. For educators working in all settings, including early childhood, religious education, after school programs, K-12, public and private schools, and teacher education programs at colleges and universities.

Professional Continuing Education Credit

Crossroads Antiracism Organizing and Training and its regional program, Chicago Regional Organizing for Antiracism (Chicago ROAR), have received approval to offer Continuing Education and Professional Development credits for this workshop.

Oakton Community College/ALL/CEHP is the approved sponsor of continuing education for this program by IDFPR.  6.5 clock hours of Continuing Education will be offered for the following professions:  Social Workers, Professional Counselors, Psychologists, Marriage and Family Therapists, Registered Nurses, Nursing Home Administrators, Occupational Therapists and Speech Therapists.    6.5 hours of Teacher Professional Development (PD) credit will also be offered.

To apply for Professional Continuing Education credit, please include the $75 application and records maintenance fee on the registration form. Complete the application form below (as applicable),

  • For educators, click here to download the application form for Professional Development hours. then scan and return electronically to karen.ziech@croar.org, or submit the paper form when checking-in the first night of the workshop.
  • For health professionals, click here to complete the online application form for Continuing Education hours /When the form is complete, click "Submit" to electronically submit the application..



 

Costs: 

The cost for the workshop is $95.00

Lunch will be provided.

Registration Cancelllation Policy

95% of registration fee ($90.25) will be refunded if registration is cancelled more than two weeks before the workshop. No refund will be given after Saturday, July 22, 2017.