2017 Joint Ethnic Caucus Issues Conference Virtual Pass

May 6:

UTLA’s Minority Community Outreach Program

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Presented by:
Arlene Inouye, UTLA Treasurer
&
Ilse Escobar, UTLA Parent and Community Organizer

For the past three years UTLA has partnered with unions and community organizations in developing an innovative, collaborative Minority Community Outreach Program through a grant funded by NEA. In this workshop, UTLA will outline our multi-prong strategy that includes education, action and dissemination of information. We will share our model, give updates and provide time for educators to develop their own action response.

What Can We Really Learn from WWII Japanese American Incarceration?

session-2

Presented by:
Jenny Chomori, Manzanar Committee
&
Richard Katsuda, Manzanar Committee

The Manzanar concentration camp, one of ten camps, is right in our backyard. So why do people come out to the annual pilgrimage? What are the lessons we need to pass on to our students? Come to our workshop and partake in an experiential piece of living history.