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Organizing for Racial Equity: From an Idea to a Movement

  Within our union, there are still racial inequities that need to be addressed. However, during the WEA Representative Assembly held from April 25th to 27th, the conversation began again as racial justice seemed to become the theme of the convention. Marquita Prinzing and Kaitlin Kamalei Jenkins from SEA tag teamed as lead organizers for … Continue reading Organizing for Racial Equity: From an Idea to a Movement

Ethnic Studies Summer Institute 2019

Ethnic Studies Summer Institute July 29, 2019 - August 9, 2019 John Stanford Center for Educational Excellence A Seattle Public Schools and SEA’s Center for Racial Equity Collaboration This two-week, 60-hour institute is designed to prepare educators to implement culturally responsive and critical pedagogies in teaching ethnic studies content. Registration is free for Seattle Public … Continue reading Ethnic Studies Summer Institute 2019

AERA 2019 Presentation: “Beyond ‘Gap-Gazing'”

On Friday, April 5th, Marquita Prinzing, our Director of the SEA Center for Racial Equity, presented at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) 2019 Annual Meeting. The AERA 2019 Annual Meeting was held in the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Canada and focused on using educational research to combat inequitable rhetoric. At the AERA 2019, Prinzing … Continue reading AERA 2019 Presentation: “Beyond ‘Gap-Gazing'”