Preventing the Preschool-to-Prison Pipeline with Arts Integration NEW!

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December
13
Date and Time: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:30pm
Description: 

In this interactive session, participants will reflect upon and discuss the causes for the preschool-to-prison pipeline and will analyze the role arts integration plays in the early childhood curriculum to counter the achievement gap among children of color. Trainers will discuss how arts can help promote social-emotional development and academic achievement for children living in poverty. Participants will:

  1. Examine and discuss related research about the preschool-to-prison pipeline;
  2. Analyze the role arts integration plays in helping to narrow the academic achievement gap and promote social-emotional development; and
  3. Obtain developmentally appropriate strategies to integrate the arts into the early childhood curriculum and to use in their classrooms immediately.

Lunch will be provided for all workshop participants.

Location: 
Matthew's Memorial Baptist Church, 2616 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE, Washington, District of Columbia, 20020
Price of Training: 
Free
Language of Training: 
English
Core Knowledge Area: 
Curriculum
Social-Emotional Development and Mental Health
Audience: 
Administrative Staff
Assistant Teachers
Directors
Family Home Providers
Teachers
Sponsors: 
Inner City-Inner Child
Registration will be handled external to OSSE
Professional Learning Units (Clock Hours): 
2.00