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Teaching Acceptance of All Differences

Friday, March 23 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Presenters: Jolene Tollett, Wendy Freed

Target Audience: Early Childhood

Research shows the importance of early diversity work to cultivate non-biased, accepting attitudes that young children hold on to as they grow. Come learn how to prepare an accepting environment with dolls representing various family structures, celebrations of multicultural holidays, a socially conscious library, and other research-based resources, shelf materials, and lessons.

About the Presenters

Jolene Tollett

Jolene Tollett is founder and chief executive officer of Lotus Flower Curriculum, in Houston, TX. AMS-credentialed (Early Childhood).

Wendy Freed

Wendy Freed is a teacher at Wilson Montessori School, in Houston, TX. AMS-credentialed (Early Childhood).

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