Empowering Students to Make a Difference in the World

Course Description:

This course is designed to provide educators with an opportunity to help students to stand up for what they believe is right. Educators will learn strategies, methods, techniques and activities that can be put into place to teach children about the mechanics and structures of power, so they can learn how to effectively change them.

Educators will learn how to show kids that their voice matters by working through the process of exploring websites, learning new activities, and interacting with other teachers.

Required text:

Schwartz, Kyle. I Wish For Change. Unleashing the Power of Kids to Make a Difference. DaCapo Press. 2019.

You can click the image above to purchase the book directly through Amazon.

Instructor: Staci Araiza

This course is 3 graduate credits.