Hope and Health
Conversations on Intergenerational Learning
Hope and Health Lecture Series
Education and Minority Health
April 21, 7 p.m.
Join the Intergenerational Schools for April's conversation in our virtual series on intergenerational learning. For National Minority Health Month, our board chair Dr. Molly Wimbiscus will moderate a discussion with Dr. Lolita McDavid, Medical Director, Child Advocacy and Protection, UH Cleveland Medical Center, and Waverly Willis, executive director of The Urban Barber Association (TUBA) and minority men's health advocate.
We'll be exploring how education that is rooted in social-emotional learning and trauma-informed practice influences health outcomes for children.
Academic Articles and Resources
Optional Pre-Reading Materials for Mar. 24th Conversation
Intergenerational Reading Rooms: Lessons Learned from The Intergenerational Schools
How can schools become vibrant intergenerational settings? To explore this question, we focus on
the Intergenerational Reading Room (IRR) component of The Intergenerational Schools (TIS) model
established in Cleveland, Ohio. Click to read.
A Family Approach to Literacy
For the remainder of the school year, students will receive a personal set of books and connect with a volunteer Learning Partner trained to support their literacy instruction.
Blazing Trails and Bringing Learning to Life
Mr. Bozeman comes to the Intergenerational Schools with a breadth of experience. He is a former school teacher and principal, civil rights trailblazer, and the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther…