Expanding Equity: Addressing Racism in Our Work

Date / Time

January 26, 2021

3:00 pm - 5:30 pm


Online Training Institute • Training Institute for School Social Work Professionals
Jane Addams College of Social Work
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 • 3:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

Recent events in the United States have demonstrated the need for school social workers and educators to address equity and race. Now is the time for us to have these difficult conversations. To change our paradigm, an introspective dialogue is needed on how best to engage in discourse on race, structural inequalities, oppression, and the invisibility of privilege. We invite you to join our expert panel of school-based professionals for a discussion about fostering racial equity school-wide as well as in your own practice.

“On some level, COVID-19 is our equity check…a wake-up call, an opportunity for us to come together to do and be better for every single child.” – Dena Simmons, EdD

Registration Fee: $5.00 (includes 1.5 CEU/CPDU)

Please register online at: https://go.uic.edu/jacswswsswp

Questions? Please email: JACSWSSWP@LISTSERV.UIC.EDU

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