Breakout Sessions

Thursday Morning, August 6

8:00 am - 9:00 amOpening Ceremony and Welcome
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9:00 am - 10:30 amFeatured Speaker: Panigkaq Agatha John-Shields — Kenkakun Tangerqengiarcarakun-llu Elitnaurillerkaq (To Educate By Being Present In the Moment Through Love)
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10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning Break
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Thursday Breakout Sessions T1

11:00 am - 12:00 pmXaygwaay, Weaving Our World
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmTeacher-led Professional Development to Promote Culturally-Sustaining Teaching Practices in Rural Alaska
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmComponents of a Culturally Responsive K-12 System
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmLingít Ḵaa Ée Dultóow A Kíknáx̱ L Ultukdéin Yaa Ndusnéin I Tundataaní: Teaching People Lingít Alongside Purifying Your Thoughts
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmCreating Culturally Responsive Curriculum Units: Resources and Opportunities
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmResources for Addressing Trauma and its Impact on Learning
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmBaby Raven Reads
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Thursday Afternoon, August 6

12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
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1:00 pm - 2:30 pmFeatured Speaker: Sheilah Nicholas — Itaaqatsimkiway naa’u’nantoynaya: (Re)Storying, Restoring Our Cultural Cognitive, Linguistic and Spiritual Landscapes
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Thursday Breakout Sessions T2

2:45 pm - 3:45 pmDeconstructing Child-Teacher-Nature Interactions in Diverse Alaskan Contexts
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmQuality Family-School Partnerships for Student Success
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmHow do we learn language? Understanding first and second language acquisition: A foundation for equitable instruction for English Language Learners (ELLs)
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmConnecting to the Culture and Community: Partnerships between Schools, Tribes, and Corporations
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmYouth Examining Personal Values to Support Academic and Social Success
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pm"Close Looking" at Northwest Coast Art with Children
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmTeaching a Foreign Language through the Implementation of Art and Technology
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Thursday Breakout Sessions T3

4:00 pm - 5:00 pmUsing Thinking Routines to Promote Place-Based Education and Culturally Responsive Teaching Practices
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAdaa Analgéin - Helping Students Learn Using Tlingit Stories in Place-Based Lessons
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAlaska Indigenous Teacher Initiatives at Troth Yeddha’ Campus
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmThe Art that Connects Us: Using Arts Integration and Thinking Routines to Engage Students in Meaningful Learning
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmCulturally Responsive Education from the Inside Out: Learning About Me. Learning About You.
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmThru the Cultural Lens
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmThe Essential Elements of a Healthy Culturally Diverse School
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Friday Morning, August 7

8:00 am - 9:00 amMorning Check in and Gear Up for the Day
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9:00 am - 10:30 amFeatured Speaker: Bryan McKinley Jones Brayboy
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10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning Break
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Friday Breakout Sessions F1

11:00 am - 12:00 pmCreating Cultural Knowledge Credential programs: A Collaboration between Nome Public Schools and the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest Campus.
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmAm I Racist? Using Critical Race Theory and Anti-Racist Education to Confront Both Conscious and Unconscious Structural Racism
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmDigital Storytelling for the Culturally Responsive Educator
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmMulticultural Art Units with Depth and Respect
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11:00 am - 12:00 pmHaa Ḵusteeyí: Our Way of Life: Lingít Values thru Story and Song
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Friday Afternoon, August 7

12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
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1:00 pm - 2:30 pmFeatured Speaker Teresa McCarty - The Holistic Benefits of Education for Language and Culture Revitalization and Reclamation (ELCR2)
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Friday Breakout Sessions F2

2:45 pm - 3:45 pmHow I Began Teaching Culturally Relevant Lessons
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmWho am I, and who are my students?: Growing Cultural Responsiveness Through Immersion at Culture Camp
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmThe Munartet Project Teacher “Pipeline”
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmTeaching through Culture is a Value-Added Key Piece for Engaging ALL Students
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmA “Perfect Day” for Self-Regulation and Fun
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2:45 pm - 3:45 pmWooch.een Weaving
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Friday Breakout Sessions F3

4:00 pm - 5:00 pmNurturing Culturally Responsive Educators and Learning Communities: One Leader’s Experiences
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAchieving Equity through Culturally Proficient Schools and Culturally Responsive Pedagogy
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmPositive, Neutral and Negative Behaviors in the World of Educational Stress: How It Can Shape Achievement
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmThe Power of Partnership: Building Bridges Between Families and Schools to Help Students Succeed
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pmPedagogy As a Continuation of War by Other Means
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