Race and Identity Through Pop Culture
Saturday, September 12, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual Workshop $10
Zoom link will be sent in the email confirmation.
Earn 2.0 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours.
Join Dr. Martina McGhee as she offers participants ways to explore their own identities and evaluate or determine privileges that may lead to unintentional biases within the classroom. The session will also engage participants in identity conversations related to race, gender, and sexuality.
The participants will learn how to help their students:
Develop positive self-identities based on their membership in multiple groups in society. (Identity)
Respectfully express curiosity about the history and lived experiences of others and exchange ideas and beliefs in an open-minded way (Diversity)
Identify figures, groups, events, and a variety of strategies and philosophies relevant to the history of social justice around the world (Justice)
Recognize their own responsibility to stand up to exclusion, prejudice, and injustice (Action)
Dr. Martina McGhee
Martina P. McGhee, Ph.D., is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Elementary Education at Auburn University. She recently earned her doctorate in Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching: Curriculum & Instruction at the University of Texas at San Antonio.