Multicultural Resource Center

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The logo for the Center is a pottery design from the Mimbres culture of southwestern New Mexico.  It is a ninth century American Indian expression of the coming together of the human and natural worlds.

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MCRC Programming for the 2013-2014 School Year

New Educator Institute:
Focus on Culturally Responsive Teaching
Host: The Episcopal Academy
Date
: Thursday, August 22, 2013
Time
: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
*Click here for information or here for registration form.*

Critical Conversation #1
"Diversity: It's Academic"& "Teaching the African American / Multicultural Text"
Host: Germantown Friends School
Date: Thursday, October 3, 2013
Time
: 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Click here for a workshop description and more information.

New Educator Institute Follow-Up Dinner
Host: The Haverford School
Date
: Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Time
: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Click here for a Dinner Registration Form and more information.

Critical Conversation #2
"Increasing Gap Program Sensitivity"

Host
: Friends' Central School
Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Time
: 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Click here for a workshop description and registration.

Critical Conversation #3
"The Politics of Hair"

Host: Agnes Irwin
Date
: Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Time
: 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Click here for a workshop description and registration.

Middle School Diversity Conference
Host
: The Haverford School
Date: Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Time: 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Click here for description and registration of this event.

Annual Fundraiser
Date
: Friday, April 4, 2014
POSTPONED

Spring Colloquium
Featuring Iraqi Journalist Haider Hamza

Host
: Penn Charter
Date
: Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Time: 10:00 to 11:30 Student Session
4:00 to 5:30 Teacher/Parents
All schools are welcome
Click here for description and registration of this event.

New Educator Institute Follow-Up Dinner
Host
: The Shipley School
Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
: 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
POSTPONED

Second Annual Teacher Institute
Host
: TBD
Date: Thursday, August 22, 2014
Time
: TBD
Click here for description and registration of this event.


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For More Information:
Multicultural Resource Center (MCRC)
E-Mail
philamcrc@gmail.com


Interested in MCRC Membership?

Contact: Cheryl Irving

Director, Multicultural Resource Center
C/O William Penn Charter School
3000 West School House Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19144
Email
: philamcrc@gmail.com