Upcoming Workshops and Learning Opportunities
This website is only a starting point. We encourage you to seek out opportunities to immerse yourself in learning about the importance of anti-racism in education. We've compiled this schedule of upcoming free workshops hosted by well-renowned organizations to help you on your way. Hope to see you there!
No Upcoming Workshops. Check out our Blog or Resources pages for more learning opportunities.
Western Maine AREA will be hosting An American Film Festival- August 2021
These films will be shown at 5:30 PM in the Community Room at Rumford Public Library with a discussion to follow:
August 3- Lost Boundaries-1949
August 10- Remember the Titans-2000
August 17- Pinky-1949
August 24- Guess Who's Coming to Dinner-1967
August 31- Loving-2016
A pandemic, political unrest, race-based violence, and drastic economic inequities in 2020 have spurred conversations about intolerance in America and Maine. During this crisis, many are asking, How did we get here? The answer is centuries old.
Anti-Racism Education Advisory
Lift Every Voice and Sing
The Anti-Racism Education Advisory Group comprises Western Maine educators, school board members, parents, and community members who are committed to supporting and supplementing the efforts of local districts to address racism and center anti-racism in their schools.