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May 23

Antiracism in Education: How should we think about race, racism, and antiracism in education? (RSVP please)

May 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

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Join ThoughtStretchers Education for an interactive online discussion exploring the complexities and nuances of antiracism in education and the very concept of race with two esteemed educators and scholars.

This online members-only forum took place on May 23, 2024. Archived audio is now available by podcast below.

About Dr. Sheena Mason (pre-order her book: The Raceless Antiracist: Why Ending Race Is the Future of Antiracism)

Sheena Michele Mason is an assistant professor of English at SUNY Oneonta. She holds a PhD with distinction in English literature from Howard University in Washington, DC, USA, and specializes in Africana and American literature and studies and philosophy of race. She is published with Oxford University Press, Palgrave MacMillan, Cambridge University Press, and the University of Warsaw among other presses. She is the innovator of the theory of racelessness and founder of Theory of Racelessness, an educational firm. Her book The Raceless Antiracist: Why Ending Race Is the Future of Antiracism shows how ending our belief in “race” and practice of racialization is required toward the goal of ending the causes and effects of racialized dehumanization.

Dr. Mason on The ThoughtStretchers Education Podcast Ep. 276 Transcending Racism With The Theory Of Racelessness (note this was published before the name change from TeachThought PD to ThoughtStretchers Education.)

About Dr. Daman Harris (order his book: The Antiracist School Leader: What to Know, Say, and Do

Daman Harris, Ph.D., is the manager of the Professional Development Schools Program and the Institutions of Higher Education Partnerships for Anne Arundel County Public Schools in Maryland. He is also the cofounder and codirector of the Building Our Network of Diversity (BOND) Project, a nonprofit that supports the recruitment, development, retention, and empowerment of male educators of color.

During his 28 years as an educator, Daman has had a wide range of experiences as a teacher, coach, principal, district administrator, adjunct professor, speaker, writer, and consultant. He is a graduate faculty member at the University of Maryland at College Park and an adjunct professor at McDaniel College and the University of Maryland Global Campus, where he leads graduate courses relating to teaching strategies, research methods, and antiracist education.

Dr. Harris on The ThoughtStretchers Education Podcast: Understanding Antiracist School Leadership


May 23
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT


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