Join us at the National Center for Race Amity’s 2023 #RaceAmityConference, November 9-11, at the Westin Atlanta Airport Hotel in Atlanta’s Sweet Auburn District, GA, where UnityWorks will be presenting a daylong Pre-Conference Institute on “The Reality of Race.“
In this fast-paced, interactive workshop, participants will explore the concept of race using readings, demos, video clips, music, stories, group discussion and more. The training is appropriate for educators, parents, community members and students (college age and above). All welcome!
- What is race and how many races are there?
- Skin color, colorblindness and the story in our genes
- The history of race in education, society, religion and law
- Civil rights, eugenics and the one drop rule
- Race amity, racial justice and the other tradition
- Building empathy through sharing of personal stories
- What can I do to help create positive change?
The conference includes the Race Amity Medal of Honor Awards Program, a tour of the MLK National Historical Site, and a special screening of “Jump At the Sun,” an award-winning documentary on Zora Neale Hurston. UnityWorks will also be leading a breakout session on “Teaching Unity: Educating Teachers About the Oneness of Humankind.” Click here for details.