As part of our commitment to leadership and civic development, we provide free opportunities to learn about social issues affecting children’s and families’ well-being and work together towards a more equitable society.
Featuring some of the most knowledgeable speakers in our community. Learn effective strategies for communication and advocacy for the well-being of all children.
Este taller contará con intérprete en español.
THURSDAY, MAY 18th, 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Working Towards a Model of Anti-Racist Family Engagement
Dr. Tanisha Brandon-Felder
Director of Equitable Leadership, Pedagogy, and Family Engagement for the Shoreline School District, UW Professor, and K-12 Educator.
THURSDAY, MAY 25th, 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Supporting Your Elementary Student: Top Ten Actions for Black Families
Dr. Stephan Blanford
Executive Director of The Children’s Alliance, former Seattle Public Schools’ Board Director, Board Chair of Integrated Schools, and Board member of Partnership for America’s Children
THURSDAY, JUNE 1st, 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Barriers to Mental Health Care for Families of Color
Dr. Carmela Maxell-Runyon, PsyD, MA, LMHC