Aug 9-12: “Liberation Through Anti-Racist Education” Institute

The Integrated Curriculum Department and the Department of Racial Equity Advancement invite you to join the 2nd Annual four-day institute focused on anti-racism, from August 9 – August 12, 2021 (9 a.m. to 12 p.m. each day).

You must RSVP by August 6, 2021 at 4 p.m.   Please click the following to register and receive the event links:  2nd Annual Liberation Through Anti-Racist Education Institute.

Seattle Public Schools (SPS) families, educators, school leaders, staff, and community partners are encouraged to attend this virtual event focused on Dr. Gholdy Muhammad’s four-part equity framework. Together we will listen and learn from Black and Brown communities, engage in deeper discussions via daily breakout sessions, and explore ways to move towards action in an adult capacity development. This institute is to create movement towards building  Seattle Public Schools into an anti-racist institution.

There are limited spots available, so register today!  You don’t want to miss this powerful event!

The LTARE Institute programming will be as follows:

  • Day 1: Culturally and Historically Responsive Education:  Identity – Helping students develop a sense of who they are and want to be.
  • Day 2: Pursuit of Skills – Helping staff and students develop a sense proficiencies in academic content and life skills.
  • Day 3: Intellectualism – Helping staff to gain new and authentic knowledge about the world.
  • Day 4: Critically – Helping staff understand the relations between literacy, power, and oppression.


National Keynote Speakers include:

  • Dr. Nichols
  • Dr. Sean Arce
  • Dr. Maulana Karenga
  • Dr. Joye Hardiman


If you have questions, please email: