Educational Equity for Everyone by Miana Schillaci

Educational Equity for Everyone by Miana Schillaci

Published on 3 June 2023

School PSA about Educational Equity

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Transcript
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Educational Equity for Everyone
00:02
Teachers, It Starts With You!
00:05
Did You Know: Despite no differences in Kindergarten, boys score higher than girls in math by 3rd grade
00:10
Teachers may underestimate girls in school because of biases and stereotypes
00:15
Some teachers may expect less from minority students...
00:20
...possibly because of hidden prejudices
00:26
Students in poverty don't have access to necessary resources
00:32
Students who need the most help attend schools that can't afford what they need
00:39
Here's How You Can Help:
00:42
1. ACKNOWLEDGE any of your own biases about gender, race, or social class that may impact your students' experiences in school
00:48
2. EDUCATE other teachers and members of the school community about bias and equity in the classroom
00:54
3. ADVOCATE for professional development for educators about issues of equity
00:58
4. ENCOURAGE your community to invest in services that enhance equity in your school
01:05
Educational Equity for Everyone
01:08
Teachers, What Will YOU Do to Make the Difference?