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Social Justice Trainings Welcoming Schools
This module is part of our Welcoming Schools series on embracing all families and students.
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Professional Learning

Intersectionality: Schools Practices With an Intersectional Lens

Participants will explore the concept of intersectionality and how to use it as a framework to create school climates that are affirming and welcoming for students’ whole selves.

At a Glance

Workshop content includes Activity: “Navigating Complexity” and "School Practices at the Intersections”. Film/Video and Debrief: “Privilege and Allyship” and "Intersectionality and Schools". Discussion: What is intersectionality?


  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Positive School Environments
  • Professional Leadership


  • Responding to school policies and practices on students' intersectional identities
Developed by:

NEA Center for Social Justice

Last Updated: 02/22/2021


Audience Role

  • Education Support Professional
  • Teacher


  • Elementary School
  • High School
  • Middle School

Session Length

Sessions can be tailored to the needs of the state or local affiliate

Session Format


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  • 6 Information
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  • 8 Accomodations
  • 9 Complete

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This module is part of our Welcoming Schools series on embracing all families and students.

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