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Tue, Oct 15, 2019
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Culturally Responsive Strategies Classroom Communities

This training will help educators become more culturally responsive and mprove classroom engagement with students from diverse backgrounds, social groups and cultures through meaningful, caring adult relationships.


  • Demonstrate cultural competency -- "The will and skill to create authentic and effective relationships across difference" -- in the classroom.  
  • Use the cultural competency framework of awareness, understanding, skills and advocacy to increase educator effectiveness with students from diverse populations, including socio-economic, language, ethnicity, race, sexual orientation, gender, religion, age and ability.  
  • Apply research about resiliency as a primary factor in closing the opportunity/achievement gap to build relational strategies that focus on asset-based instruction and that develop student resiliency

This training meets the professional and continuing elementary and secondary certificate renewal requirement for TPEP (RCW 28A.410.278).

Registration fee is $10 for members and includes dinner, dessert and 3 clock hours. Space is limited to 50 participants.

Questions? Please contact Summit UniServ at 253-845-4535 Extension 123 or email Ashley Lindsay.

Event Location

Summit UniServ
201 43rd Ave. SE
Puyallup, WA 98374