How to Raise Anti-Racist Children
Presenter: Britt Hawthorne
Thursday, February 24, 2022, 6:30-8:00 pm
About the Presenter:
Britt Hawthorne is committed to raising a generation of antiracist children by centering families of the global majority and fostering equitable learning environments for students and children of all ages and backgrounds. Her work moves the idea of equity in education from a goal to reality. She partners with action-orientated educators to create classroom environments that are inclusive and equitable for all learners.
Hawthorne was an antiracist educator in the classroom but was pushed out of teaching when her two Black sons experienced educational racism. Now, as an anti-racist facilitator, she creates spaces where the intersection of education and social justice may be explored. Her honest and inspiring journey to create space, documented on Instagram, has since garnered over 85k engaged readers as well as a deeply committed online community, Collective Liberation