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Thursday, February 6 • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Hey, That's Not Fair! - Kids Inspire Action for Justice

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Kids have a strong sense of knowing when things aren’t fair. They will not hesitate to voice their displeasure but may not know what to do beyond that. Strong democracies require citizens who are active, engaged and work in solidarity to address injustices and to stand up for the principles of democracy. This workshop, developed by the Aspen Foundation for Labour Education, highlights stories of young people who stepped up to take meaningful action to address injustices. Their stories will inspire your students, knowing that there are kids like them who have taken a variety of actions that they might taking in their own communities. Participants will receive a complementary resource package that can be used to meet learning outcomes for various grades in social studies.

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Barbara L Maheu

writer, The Aspen foundation for Labour Education
Barb Maheu is a teacher who now develops units and lessons for the Aspen Foundation for Labour Education. Prior to this she worked as an executive staff officer at the Alberta Teachers' Association in professional development. She has developed and delivered workshops and helped to... Read More →


Thursday February 6, 2020 1:30pm - 3:00pm MST
ECC: Salon 13/14 9797 Jasper Ave
  Social Studies / Études sociales  General Interest / Intérêt Général
  • Chairperson Cathy Hinger - Elk Island Catholic #21
  • Room Details Workshop Max Capacity - 48
  • Grade Focus 4-6
  • Tags English