Madison Area Green & Healthy Schools Conference

Lake View Elementary School, Madison, WI
@ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
https://sites.google.com/waee.org/maghss

Join environmental educators in the Madison area to explore topics in outdoor education, project-based learning, advocacy & justice, and environmental curricula. The conference is an opportunity to connect with the green and healthy schools movement, gain new ideas and get involved with community partners.

On Blackness, Liveliness, and What It Means to Be Human

Virtual
@ 12:00 pm
https://today.wisc.edu/events/view/195603

In “No Humans Involved: An Open Letter to My Colleagues,” Jamaican writer and theorist Sylvia Wynter critiques the social and human sciences for perpetuating social hierarchies, particularly through the Western humanist framing of “Man” as the universal representation of humanity. This talk extends Wynter’s critique to human development and academic knowledge production, arguing that Black specificity can create new possibilities for Black being.

Designed to Fail: Why Racial Equity in School Funding Is So Hard to Achieve

Virtual
@ 12:00 pm
https://today.wisc.edu/events/view/195604

Lunch and Learn Talk by Roseann Liu In this talk, Liu will provide an inside look at the Pennsylvania state legislature and campaigns for fair funding to show how those responsible for the distribution of school funding work to maintain the privileges of majority-white school districts. Join via Zoom: https://uwmadison.zoom.us/j/97529362610?pwd=L3NDaEtqd0huc05QNUpBV2ZPQzRrUT09#success