Was Gandhi Racist? And Other Unsettling Questions about African-Indian Entanglements with Shobana Shankar, A Two-Session Master Class (CTLE credits given)

Open to: All Full-Time Pre K-12 Classroom Teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: What does the complexity of structural inequality and solidarity movements mean for relations among people of color?  During the first session with Stony Brook University professor Shobana Shankar, we will explore this vexing problem through the work of M.K. Gandhi in South Africa and W.E.B Dubois in the U.S., and in the lives of lesser-known figures.

During the In second session, participants will exchange ideas with other brilliant teachers.  In addition, participants are assigned a small amount of homework to prepare for each session.

CTLE-credit is available. This program is free for public and charter school teachers, and participants are selected by application and nomination.
Key dates:  Wednesday March 10th, 2021 and Wednesday March 17th, 2021, 4:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Location: Virtual
Registration deadline: 02/23/2021

Take action: Learn more about this and other classes, then nominate a colleague or apply at https://www.pandemic-edition.academyforteachers.org/was-gandhi-racist/.
For more information: Rene Marion, Dean of Fellows, rene@academyforteachers