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SEP
24

Teaching With Primary Sources: A Skills Workshop For Paraprofessionals

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

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Engaging with primary source material is a key way to foster inquiry and critical thinking in our students. This professional development seminar for paraprofessionals will explore what kinds of documents are considered primary source material,...

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Teaching With Primary Sources: A Skills Workshop For Paraprofessionals

OCT
1

Archival Research: An Introduction for Classroom Educators

Mon, Oct 1   9:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

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Join us for a day in the Brooklyn Collection as we provide educators with an in-depth and practical introduction to archival research. Through a mix of discovery, experiential, and cooperative learning, participants will learn how to navigate an...

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Archival Research: An Introduction for Classroom Educators

OCT
14

BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 1: Talking About Race in the Classroom

Sun, Oct 14   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Session 1: Talking About Race In the Classroom (CTLE Credits: 3)

In this training, educators strengthen their analysis of how racism manifests in schools and classrooms, enhance their understanding of how racism affects children, practice...

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BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 1: Talking About Race in the Classroom

OCT
21

Change Agents Educator Series: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools (Secondary Educators)

Sun, Oct 21   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Educators will establish basic understandings of gender diversity and approaches for applying them to their professional practice. This training takes participants through a review of basic gender concepts and terminology, and uses both...

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Change Agents Educator Series: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools (Secondary Educators)

NOV
4

BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 2: Gender Development, Expression and Play

Sun, Nov 4   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Session 2: Gender Development, Expression and Play (CTLE Credits: 3)

In this workshop, we will learn about and discuss gender development in...

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BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 2: Gender Development, Expression and Play

NOV
6

Historic Green-Wood Cemetery

Tue, Nov 6   9:00 am to 3:15 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

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Brooklyn Connections' favorite educator workshop is back! Join us as we explore the history of Green-Wood Cemetery and meet some of its finest (and most infamous!) permanent residents. This workshop kicks off in the morning with a historic...

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Historic Green-Wood Cemetery

DEC
1

Brooklyn & World War I

Sat, Dec 1   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

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Join us as we examine Brooklyn Collection primary sources from the First World War during the centennial anniversary. By immersing ourselves in poems, political cartoons, NYC landmarks, and journals written by a Brooklyn-based soldier dispatched...

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Brooklyn & World War I

DEC
2

Change Agents Educator Series: Sexuality, Consent, and Coercive Control (Secondary Educators)

Sun, Dec 2   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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This interactive workshop will explore factors that influence young dating relationships. We will discuss how young people internalize messages about consent and how that can impact their early relationship development. We will also define how...

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Change Agents Educator Series: Sexuality, Consent, and Coercive Control (Secondary Educators)

DEC
9

BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 3: Bodies, Curiosity and Touching

Sun, Dec 9   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Session 3: Bodies, Curiosity and Touching (CTLE Credits: 3)

In this workshop, participants will explore what it means to help children develop...

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BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 3: Bodies, Curiosity and Touching

JAN
20

BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 4: Including All Families and Supporting All Children

Sun, Jan 20   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Session 4: Including All Families and Supporting All Children  (CTLE Credits: 3)

In this workshop, we will discuss the importance of...

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BKLYN Early Childhood Educator Series Session 4: Including All Families and Supporting All Children

FEB
11

Community Organizing in Brooklyn

Mon, Feb 11   9:00 am to 3:15 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

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Join us for a day of thinking and learning about community organizing in Brooklyn. We’ll start our morning with expert Sarah Seidman, Puffin Foundation Curator of Social Activism at the Museum of the City of New York, as we learn about the rich...

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Community Organizing in Brooklyn

MAY
13

Brooklyn's Bridges: Connecting Communities & Classrooms

Mon, May 13   9:00 am to 3:15 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

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Join us for an immersive look at the evolution of transportation and community as we explore the history of bridges in Brooklyn. Brooklyn Bridge expert and noted author Richard Haw will discuss how these majestic feats of engineering and...

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Brooklyn's Bridges: Connecting Communities & Classrooms

JUN
6

Brooklyn Botanical Garden

Thu, Jun 6   9:00 am to 3:15 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

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Join us for a day of horticulture and history as we explore the impact of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden on Brooklyn and its broader legacy for plants and science. Learn about the unique gardens the Brooklyn Botanic Garden has cultivated, the...

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Brooklyn Botanical Garden

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