10 Hour Webinar - How To Leverage Conversations with Youth on Race, Equity and Black Lives Matter: Leveraging your position of power to have difficult conversations with youth on today's racial climate: Session 5

December 18th, 2020

How To Leverage Conversations with Youth on Race, Equity and Black Lives Matter: Leveraging your position of power to have difficult conversations with youth on today's racial climate: Session 5

Speaker: Cyndi Weekes Bradley, M.A., Associate Lecturer, University of Massachusetts, Boston

October 9, 23, November 20, December 11, 18, 2020

Time: 10am-12pm

Description: This webinar will focus on how to express yourself in a way that is authentic and builds relationships. You will explore your own racial and cultural biases while becoming more confident in discussing race with school-aged and teenage youth. Teachers will leave with a few lesson plans to incorporate within your classroom discussions on race. This will help you create an open and innovative learning environment grounded in equitable practices.  
 

PDP Request Form HERE 

CEU Request Form HERE 

EVALUATION 
 

  • During each session of the webinar you will receive a code. If you are requesting PDPs, CEUs, or a Certificate of Attendance, you will need these codes for your forms. This is required for accountability purposes.
  • If you need a Certificate of Attendance instead of PDPs or CEUs, please email Sydney at sydney@mpyinc.org. Please include the codes from the webinar in your email.
  • Please submit request forms within 8 days after the webinar. The forms will be removed from the event page 8 days after the webinar.
  • All certificates will be emailed at the end of the school year.

Attendees must register for and participate in all 5 two-hour webinar sessions. A code will given out during each session for accountability purposes. Please hold onto all 5 codes- you will enter them into the PDP/CEU forms. Forms must be completed after the 5th session. PDP/CEU forms are available on the page of the 5th session. You will receive your certificates at the end of the 2020-2021 school year. 

Membership Information

MPY webinars are available to ONLY current employees of member districts and organizations. Public school memberships include police and fire personnel. Former and retired employees, members of committees including but not limited to PTO/PTA, PAC, School Improvement Councils, Health Councils, Drug/Alcohol Councils and school volunteers are not considered MPY members.

PDPs and CEUs
PDPs are offered for all MPY professional development webinars. PDPs are issued for a minimum of 10 hours. Any combination of webinars an individual attends will be used to accumulate PDPs. All 5 sessions of each 10 Hour Webinar must be attended in order to receive 10 PDPs.
PDPs certificates will be issued at the end of the school year for all MPY webinars an individual attends during this school year. PDPs can only be issued to participants who have attended the webinars and submitted the appropriate paperwork. PDP certificates will be emailed to attendees.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available for clinical staff. Webinar participants may request CEUs by submitting the appropriate MPY forms. Application for social work continuing education credits has been submitted to NASW.  Please contact Lauren@mpyinc.org for the status of social work CEU accreditation. CEUs are no longer available through the Massachusetts Mental Health Counselors Association, Inc. (MaMHCA).

Event Cancellation Policy
If you are unable to attend any MPY event after registering, you must cancel online at least 72 hours prior to event. For assistance email Lauren@mpyinc.org.

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