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Location: Brattleboro

Training Type: In Person

Total Hours: 2

Cost: $ 25

Scholarship: No

Contact Information:

Melissa Mroz-Gaskill

Teaching Diversity and Inclusion through Children’s Literature Sylvia Kennedy-Godin

Special Topics:
Sponsor: Windham Early Childhood Educators Co-op
Instructor: Nancy Braus

We need diverse books! Nancy will bring a selection of preschool books with themes of diversity/social emotional interaction and growth/ and caring and compassion. Come learn about some great books you can use in your classroom! Participants will: 1) gain exposure to new and exciting picture books with themes of inclusivity; 2) be able to identify the qualities that make a book good or great that also shares ideals of diversity, sharing and caring, and social/emotional growth.

Core Knowledge Area
  • Family & Community Partnerships
  • Curriculum & Learning Environments
  • Infant/Toddler
  • Preschool/PreK
Session Dates
Session Times
November 3, 2018
12:45 pm - 2:45 pm
Additional Information

The Making Connections Conference will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2018, in the Education Conference Room at the Brattleboro Retreat, 1 Anna Marsh Lane, Brattleboro, VT 05301. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Each participant will receive a children's book.