Join like-minded educators in creating liberated learning spaces for students.
Liberated Educators Collaborative, an initiative of Liberation Journeys, is dedicated to fostering educational environments where student voice and racial justice are paramount. We aim to build a community of educators enthusiastic about sharing best practices, innovating from feedback, and promoting liberatory school culture.
Who Should Apply?
Are you a teacher deeply committed to racial justice and culturally responsive, student-centered instruction? If so, we're looking for you. We're particularly eager to welcome core content teachers, advisory teachers, and grade level chairs/leads. While all are welcome to apply, a background of at least 5 years of teaching experience is preferred.
Dynamic Professional Learning Experience: Dive into five transformative 75-minute virtual sessions designed to amplify student voices and champion racial justice.
Connect & Reflect: Delve into enriching dialogues with fellow educators, exchanging transformative insights and building on shared experiences and understandings.
Strategic Partnership: Discover how a partnership with Liberation Journeys can offer insights and opportunities to enhance your school's curriculum and professional development with identity-affirming, student-centered, and equity-driven initiatives.
Beyond the Program: Leverage post-program opportunities to spotlight your expertise, secure exclusive benefits for your school, and champion the mission of Liberation Journeys as an ambassador.
Reward Your Dedication: Earn a $500 stipend upon successful completion, a token of appreciation for your dedication to molding classroom culture that prioritizes student voices and racial justice.
Total Time Commitment: Expect to dedicate approximately 12-15 hours, encompassing both in-session and post-session activities.
Priority Application Deadline: Wednesday, October 18th, 11:59 pm CST
Final Application Deadline: Wednesday, November 1st, 11:59 pm CST
Scheduled Virtual Meetings: December 2023 - February 2024.
Note: Priority has its privileges. Applicants who apply by the priority deadline receive early consideration and entry into a drawing for exclusive leadership coaching valued at up to $1200.