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Location: Statewide

Training Type: Online Real Time

Total Hours: 5

Cost: Free

Scholarship: No

Contact Information:

Tia Fotion

Creating Culturally Responsive Classrooms: Lessons from Children’s Literature Deb Norris

Special Topics: Advanced Specialized Care ,
Sponsor: Northern Lights at CCV
Instructor: Maggie Rubick

This training uses the medium of children’s literature to explore dynamic identities such as race, culture, ethnicity, gender identity, and family composition in early learning settings. Participants will examine representation in children’s literature, learn strategies for talking about difference with children, and explore tools to positively embrace students and families of diverse identities in their programs.

Core Knowledge Area
  • Family & Community Partnerships
  • Developmentally Appropriate & Inclusive Practices
  • Curriculum & Learning Environments
  • Infant/Toddler
  • Preschool/PreK
Session Dates
Session Times
June 11, 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
June 18, 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Additional Information

This is an online real time training and the zoom link will be sent by email prior to the start of class. This course follows the 2+2+2 model. There are three parts to this training: 1) a two-hour Online Real Time training session; 2) two-hour assignment practicing or implementing the training material; and 3) another two-hour Online Real Time training session focused on reflection and next steps related to the training material. To receive the full 6 training hours you must attend both Online Real Time training sessions and complete the independent assignment.