Harvard Graduate School of Education

2021 May 11

TIE DIE Talks: Addressing the Needs of English Language Learners in the Pandemic and Beyond: A conversation with Steve Sofronas and Barbara Treacy

4:00pm to 5:15pm

Location: 

Virtual

TIE DIE Talks event flyer in dark blue and mint green colors featuring event information and the photos of two guest panelists.

The pandemic has highlighted the specific needs of ELL students, teachers, and families. Ellevation Education is a national organization whose mission is to help English...

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2021 May 06

HGSE’s Education Now: The Power of Resilience

5:20am

Location: 

Zoom

As we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, the aftereffects of isolation, stress, fear, and sadness are sure to linger. How can we fortify ourselves to grapple with the legacy of this unprecedented year? How can we offer relief to ourselves, our children, our colleagues, and our loved ones? Join us as we dig into the power of resilience — not as a magic cure-all, but instead as a way to build the tools we need to contend with difficulty, fear, or loss, and to take care of ourselves, and others, so that we can weather the storm.

We’ll hear from three experts who will explore the...

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2021 Feb 19

Building Inclusive Spaces

10:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

What does it take to move from diversity to inclusion, belonging, and equity? How can individuals and organizations build inclusive and affirming spaces in formal and informal ways? Learn this and more alongside fellow Extension School students in an engaging session with the Equity & Inclusion Fellows from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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2021 Jan 22

HGSE Workshops by Equity & Inclusion Fellows (Part 2)

(All day)

Location: 

Zoom

The following workshops are offered by the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging and facilitated by HGSE Equity and Inclusion Fellows. 

Title: DIB: Navigating the Discomfort of a ‘Global’ Mindset 

Date(s): January 22, 2021 
Time(s): 9-10:30am (EST) 
Location: Zoom (link to be shared with students who sign up)
Instructor(s): ...

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2021 Jan 21

HGSE Workshops by Equity & Inclusion Fellows (Part 1)

(All day)

Location: 

Zoom

The following workshops are offered by the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging and facilitated by HGSE Equity and Inclusion Fellows. 

Title: Caste 
Date(s): January 21, 2021  
Time(s): 9-10:30am (EST) 
Location: Zoom (link to be shared with students who sign up)
Instructor(s): Anri Wheeler & ...

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2020 Dec 07

HGSE Ethnic Studies Project Symposium

Mon Dec 7 (All day) to Wed Dec 9 (All day)

Location: 

Zoom

Join this year's T004: Ethnic Studies & Education cohort for the annual Final Project Symposium. As you'll see, Ethnic Studies isn't just a field, but a praxis. It isn't just what we learn, but it's who we are and how we do. On December 8 and 9, students will share how they will apply Ethnic Studies frameworks to their classrooms, pedagogy, counseling...

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2020 Oct 14

Educating for Democracy

3:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Virtual

Civic engagement is empowering — and it’s good for our democracy. But too many young people don’t know where their voices fit in — or, after historical exclusion and oppression, have turned away from politics as an avenue for change. 

In this action-oriented webinar, we’ll share tools to rethink what civics is and what it can look like — and explore concrete steps that educators and families can take to help young people become...

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2020 Sep 30

Helping Children Cope with Racial Trauma

3:00pm to 4:30pm

During this conversation, we will address this critical question and identify concrete ways that educators and school leaders of all races can guide students through this traumatic time. Tracie Jones, HGSE’s Director of Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging, will be joined by James Huguley, Ed.M.’04, Ed.D.’13, who is the Interim Director at University of Pittsburgh’s Center on Race and Social Problems; and Sarah Vinson, a physician who specializes in adult, child & adolescent, and forensic psychiatry. She is also an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at Morehouse...

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