Join for this panel with authors/educators/activists on reimagining education for Black youth.
* Savannah Shange is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at UC Santa Cruz and the author of “Progressive Dystopia: Abolition, Antiblackness, and Schooling in San Francisco.”
* Lasana Hotep is the Executive Director of the Equity Institute and co-author of “Minding the Obligation Gap: Striving for Equity in Community Colleges and Beyond.”
* Zach Norris is the Executive Director of the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights and the author of “We Keep Us Safe: Building Secure, Just, and Inclusive Communities.”
* Michele Hamilton is the Founder and Director of Pear Tree Community School in Oakland, California, and is completing a book about social justice education for elementary-aged students of color.
Moderated by award-winning journalist, syndicated radio show host, professor and author Davey D.
Panelists' books will be for sale as well as an array of children's books for Black History Month. Refreshments will be served. Limited childcare is available for Pear Tree Community School Families. RSVP here >
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Date(s) - 02/25/20
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
free with RSVP
Pear Tree Community School
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