826CHI's Mission: EDUC826 - Combatting Adultism

Venue:

826CHI's Mission: EDUC826 - Combatting Adultism

Chicago,  

Time:

From  2019-01-12 18:30:00  to  2019-01-12 20:00:00
Event Description
Join us for this free & public workshop in our professional development series, where we'll discuss the topic of Adultism and how to critical spaces for students! This workshop focuses on establishing youth ally principles and ask participants to reflect on ways to actively use those principles to maintain safe spaces for young people. Participants will: Explore their responsibility in holding safe spaces for youth. Gain a practical grasp of 826CHI's expectations for working with youth. Receive tools to ease into the practice of building & maintaining these spaces. Mission: EDUC826 (pronounced "educate-two-six") is set of rotating workshops and discussions developed for people who work with youth. They showcase 826CHI’s educational values and provide resources to successfully support young learners. Whether you've been working with youth a week or ten years, Mission: EDUC826 is designed for you! WHEN // Saturday, January 12th from 12:30pm - 2:00pm WHERE // 826CHI, 1276 N. Milwaukee Ave. WHY // To learn about how better to support young learners! Free & open to the public!_____________________________________________// About 826CHI + the Secret Agent Supply // 826CHI is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting students ages 6 to 18 with their creative and expository writing skills and to helping teachers inspire their students to write. Our services are structured around the understanding that great leaps in learning can happen with one-on-one attention and that strong writing skills are fundamental to future success.826CHI shares its space with the Wicker Park Secret Agent Supply Co., a store with a not-so-secret mission. Our unique products encourage creative writing, imaginative play, and trigger new adventures for agents of all ages. Every purchase supports 826CHI's free programming, so visit us at 1276 N. Milwaukee Ave in Wicker Park or online to pick up spy glasses, fake moustaches, our latest student publications, and much more!www.826CHI.orgwww.secretagentsupply.com