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The Advent Collaborative: Change the World

23 Aug The Advent Collaborative: Change the World

The Advent School Collaborative

Change the World:
Teaching for Social Justice through Reggio-Inspired Practices

Saturday, October 15, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
The Advent School’s SMART Lab at 99 W Cedar St., Boston, MA 02114

Learn how Advent teachers use the Reggio Emilia approach to engage students in social justice issues. Through presentations and hands-on workshops, teachers will share their experiences to explore identity, build community, and inspire children to take action in their world.

Click here to register for The Advent School Collaborative

*Discounts available for groups (2+ people), NAREA members, and teachers in the Boston Public School system. Contact Abigail Hayhurst, Director of Advancement, at for discount codes.


Abigail Hayhurst, Director of Advancement
(617) 742-0520 x 54

Lecia Brooks Southern Poverty Law Center Teaching Tolerance

Keynote Speaker
Lecia Brooks

Lecia Brooks is the Outreach Director at the Southern Poverty Law Center. Their Teaching Tolerance project provides educators with the resources they need to promote equality, inclusivity, and equity in the classroom.




Exploring Identity & Gender Stereotypes Through Fairy Tales in Kindergarten
Splashematics!: Perspective Taking, Measurement & Emergent Curriculum in Second Grade
Nurturing the Body, Mind & Heart of Children Through the Practice of Yoga and Meditation

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Explore materials
Use art to express ideas
Group discussions
& more to be announced

Spread the Word

Click here to download the Collaborative Flyer (PDF) to print and share at your school.