Welcome to the Nonprofit, Social Justice, and Education interest community!

Members of this community are interested in careers that support, teach, advocate for diverse populations including members of underrepresented communities, young adults, and children. People who pursue careers in nonprofits, social justice, and education collaborate well with diverse groups, are adaptable, and have outstanding communication skills. Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): Early childhood and K-12 educator, counselor, volunteer coordinator, victim advocate, academic adviser, community organizer, and fundraising manager.

2020: The Course (offered this Fall)

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Course details:

The Course: https://www.washington.edu/uaa/academic-resources/2020-the-course/ 

Autumn 2020 LEAD 298
(1 credit)
SLN: 23601

Time schedule

Instructor: Professor Ed Taylor

Offered via remote learning

From a pandemic to economic fallout to dissent over race and policing, 2020 is sure to be …

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Election 2020: 11 Ways to Engage Students From Now Until November

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View full article at New York Times website: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/21/learning/election-2020-11-ways-to-engage-students-from-now-until-november.html

Election 2020: 11 Ways to Engage Students From Now Until November

Predicting the unpredictable, adopting an issue and other ideas for teaching and learning about the election.

Though election news will …

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Addressing Implicit Bias in the Social-Impact Sector

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The potential to work on programs that promote equity and social justice is what draws many of us to the social-impact field. But biases based on race, gender, and other factors are still a real problem in the nonprofit sector—and are …

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UW courses offered this Fall 2020 about Diversity, Equity, & Incusion

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Looking for a class that can help you learn more about diversity, equity, and inclusion and advance your understanding of the Black Lives Matter movement and the various social justice issues that are happening?

Please look at the list below …

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Seattle Times Article- Invest in a diverse teacher workforce

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7/23/2020

In an op-ed published by The Seattle Times, University of Washington College of Education Dean Mia Tuan, along with Federal Way Public Schools Superintendent Tammy Campbell and Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Denise Juneau, argues that investing in a more …

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