Cultural Responsiveness (CT: Best Starts for Kids, Aug 1)
STARS Credits: 3
This offering trains professionals to understand and implement the guiding principles of Cultural Responsiveness: Quality programs respect and are responsive to the diversity of program participants, their families, and community.
- Define terms of power, privilege, equality and equity issues that impact youth;
- Learn the characteristics of inclusive, welcoming, and respectful environments for all youth;
- Begin recognizing best practice behaviors; and
- Discuss ways to incorporate aspects of Cultural Competency and Responsiveness into your program.
Core Competency Content Area ?
This workshop is recommended for Levels 1-3 (intermediate) Child and Youth Development Professionals and will focus on Content Area IX: Cultural Competence and Responsiveness in the Washington State Core Competencies for Child and Youth Development Professionals.