• Webinar about supporting immigrant communities

    All leaders / Deadline: April 20

    All staff members are encouraged to participate in a live webinar about the contributions and struggles of immigrant communities from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 20. Staff may log on individually or attend group sessions at Patterson High School, Northwestern High School, or Benjamin Franklin High School. To register for the webinar, click here.

    The webinar, led by Facing History and Ourselves, will include resources and classroom practices to explore and address the challenges and opportunities that exist when host communities and immigrants meet. It will focus on the experience of young migrants and feature some of their voices and stories in a discussion of challenges and best practices for engaging students and schools on issues such as inclusion, respect, and community-building.

    For more information, contact RaeLynne Snyder in the Teaching and Learning department at rmsnyder@bcps.k12.md.us.
    Click here for other items in the April 6, 2017 Leadership Action Update.