Apply to become part of the Speak Truth to Power local fellowship in Indianapolis.
please complete the online form below. all applications must be submitted by March 25, 2019.
Speak Truth To Power is a curriculum through the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Human Rights dedicated to promoting the study and practice of human rights in classrooms across the world. Through the exploration of human rights defenders from a variety of countries, students come face to face with injustice and begin the process of organizing action within their communities. It is our hope that these students then become ripples of hope in living out the legacy of Robert Kennedy in his mission for peace.
During this one day training, teachers will be provided an opportunity to:
Deepen their understanding of Human Rights Education pedagogy
Actively engage in learning about the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Plan school frameworks, units, and/or lessons surrounding the STTP curriculum
Align Human Rights Education to state standards
Collaborate and network with area educators
This training will be held on April 12th at Kennedy King Park Center, located in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park at 601 E. 17th St. in Indianapolis. The day will begin at 9:00 am and will end by 5:00pm. Stipends are available for both the participants and their school to cover the substitute teacher expense. Limited spots are available. Below is the application for this initial training cohort. Please complete all fields and submit by March 25, 2019.
Feel free to forward this application link to schools or educators whom you think may benefit from this training. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.
Lead Educator, Indianapolis, Speak Truth To Power