Understanding Microaggressions: Strategies for the Classroom

Through this workshop recording, participants will gain an introductory understanding of microaggressions, the ways in which they may present within the classroom and how they can be addressed in a teaching and learning environment. This interactive session will explore the complexity of microaggressions in the classroom through case studies and share practical strategies to mitigate these difficult situations to create a more inclusive teaching and learning environment.

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the language of microaggressions
  • Reflect on the complexity of microaggressions in various contexts
  • Gain an understanding of best practices to combat microaggressions within their own teaching practices

Facilitators: Dr. Fouzia Usman, PhD, Lorelei Anselmo

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