Understanding Critical Race Theory in Education

A Framework for Facilitating Discourse on CRT in Education

Who Is This For?

  • School Leaders
  • Teachers & Coaches
  • Educators

Looking to achieve high quality STEM & NGSS instruction through a racial and social justice lens when addressing culturally responsive teaching. In order to meet the needs of underrepresented students, educators must understand the role of CRT in schools. It is imperative for educators to understand what research states about CRT, and the role it plays in schools which inevitably impacts the classroom.

About Dr. Leena Bakshi McLean

  • Math, Science Health Teacher 
  • Instructional Coach County Office of Education Program Director
  • STEM Education Researcher CASE and HaSTA - Board Secretary
  • UC Berkeley and CGU Adjunct Professor
  • Founder, STEM4Real

CRT Norms

  • Think Social Justice - What does educational equity look like to you? 

  • Have fun! Happy Educators = Happy Students

  • Family FIRST! If your family & pets need you, we understand!

  • If you're bored, TELL US! This training is for you!

  • Participate! Though we are at a distance, we want to feel as connected as possible

  • Be Brave - let's push boundaries together.

The Role of Critical Race Theory in Schools

Ready To Learn About Critical Race Theory?

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S2 E11: Measuring Discourse in STEM
S2 E10: Youth Action, #4Real