Cultural Responsiveness (Seattle, Dec 4)
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;
- Discuss ways to incorporate aspects of Cultural Competency and Responsiveness into your program.
About the Instructor
Attend for Free: Licensed School-Age Care Scholarship
Thanks to our partnership with the Department of Early Learning (DEL), scholarships are available to providers working in licensed school-age programs to attend this workshop. Qualifying attendees will receive 3 STARS Credits.
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.
Most SOWA workshops and webinars are STARS approved. Classes fill quickly and registrations are processed in the order received. Your registration is not complete until payment is received. If you have a question regarding payment, please contact Nerrisah Townsend at ntownsend [at] schoolsoutwashington.org or (206) 336-6903.
SOWA reserves the right to cancel any training event two business days prior to the event. In case of cancellation, registrants will be notified and registration fees refunded. If you cannot attend a training event, we will refund your registration fees only if we are contacted at least two business days prior to the event. Otherwise, no refunds will be given.