2019 Kids Count Data Book State Trends in Child Well-Being

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Critical Practices for Anti -Bias Education

Critical Practices for Anti -Bias Education This critical practices guide offers practical strategies for creating a space where academic and social-emotional goals are...

Social Justice Standards Teaching Tolerance Anti- Bias Framework

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Equity and Empowerment Lens (Racial Justice Focus)

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Equity and Empowerment Lens – Multnomah County

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Talking About Race and Privilege Lesson Plan for Middle and High School Students

Talking About Race and Privilege Lesson Plan for Middle and High School Students To accommodate the diversity of school and teacher schedules, this...

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Resources to Promote Belonging and Inclusion The Afterschool Alliance, Every Hour Counts, and the National AfterSchool Association are pleased to present this set...

From Hopelessness to Hope Social Justice Pedagogy in Urban Education and Youth Development

From Hopelessness to Hope Social Justice Pedagogy in Urban Education and Youth Development This article reviews the social justice youth development (SJYD) model...

A Social Justice Perspective on Youth and Community Development Theorizing the Processes and Outcomes of Participation

A Social Justice Perspective on Youth and Community Development Theorizing the Processes and Outcomes of Participation This article draws upon a study of...

Agents of Change Youth Development & Social Justice Activism

Agents of Change Youth Development & Social Justice Activism To understand how youth and their adult allies engage in resisting systematic social inequalities....

Lesson plan : Exploring Gender Stereotypes in Stories

Lesson plan : Exploring Gender Stereotypes in Stories This lesson allows children to look at one or more picture books that counter gender...

Lesson Plan – The Cycle of Poverty

Lesson Plan – The Cycle of Poverty This lesson is the third in a series called “Issues of Poverty.” Students explore the causes...