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AUG
12

Be the Change Educator Series: Talking About Race in the Classroom

Sun, Aug 12   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Session 1a: Talking About Race In the Classroom for Elementary Educators (CTLE Credits: 3)

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

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Be the Change Educator Series: Talking About Race in the Classroom

AUG
19

Be the Change Educator Series: Talking About Race in the Classroom

Sun, Aug 19   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Session 1b: Talking About Race In the Classroom for Secondary Educators (CTLE Credits: 3)

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

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Be the Change Educator Series: Talking About Race in the Classroom

AUG
20

How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Trustees' Room

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How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom (CTLE Credits: 1.5)

Schools, school districts, and colleges around the world and here in NYC are empowering students, families, educators, and administrators in deciding how to...

How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom

AUG
21

How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom

Tue, Aug 21   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Trustees' Room

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How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom (CTLE Credits: 1.5)

Schools, school districts, and colleges around the world and here in NYC are empowering students, families, educators, and administrators in deciding how to...

How to Incorporate Participatory Budgeting in Your Classroom

SEP
16

Be the Change Educator Series: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools

Sun, Sep 16   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

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Session 2a: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools for Elementary Educators (CTLE Credits: 3)

Educators will establish basic understandings of gender diversity and approaches for applying them to their elementary professional practice....

Be the Change Educator Series: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools

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
21

Be the Change Educator Series: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools

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

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Session 2b: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools for Secondary Educators (CTLE Credits: 3)

Educators will establish basic understandings of gender diversity and approaches for applying them to their elementary professional practice....

Be the Change Educator Series: Foundations of Gender Inclusive Schools

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

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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