S-1569 and Transformative Learning in New Jersey’s Schools, Exploring LGBT and Disability Curricula

Panels, workshops and resources on the recently passed state legislation requiring “each board of education to provide instruction on the political, economic, and social contributions of persons with disabilities and lesbians, gay, bisexual and transgender people in an appropriate place in the curriculum of middle and high school students.” Explore ways in which this educational mandate is already being implemented in New Jersey’s middle and high school classrooms. Create action plans for schools and classrooms with the guidance of leaders in the field.

The program will take place at William Paterson University College of Education

1600 Valley Road, Wayne on April 27, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

There is no fee to attend, but participants must register. Email Dr. Alison Dobrick at dobricka@wpunj.edu or Dr. Sue Mankiw at makiws@wpunj.edu to register, and/or for more information.

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