Dr. Howard Stevenson Visits May 1

We are incredibly fortunate to have Dr. Howard Stevenson coming to Cathedral School tomorrow evening to present on the topic of racial literacy -- the skill set required to navigate race and talk to our children about race. Don't miss this Thought Leader's presentation.
To borrow from his TED bio, "Dr. Howard C. Stevenson's work involves developing culturally relevant, in-the-moment, strength-based measures and therapeutic interventions that teach emotional and racial literacy to families and youth."
What: Dr. Howard Stevenson in conversation
When: May 1 starting at 6 p.m.
Where: Gresham Hall
Childcare is available. Click HERE to register.

Dr. Howard Stevenson is the Constance Clayton Professor of Urban Education, Professor of Africana Studies, in the Human Development & Quantitative Methods Division of the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Stevenson is Executive Director of the Racial Empowerment Collaborative (REC), a research, program development, and training center that brings together community leaders, researchers, authority figures, families, and youth to study and promote racial literacy and health in schools and neighborhoods. He is also the Director of Forward Promise, a national program office funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, to provide philanthropic support for organizations designed to improve the health of boys and young men of color and their families and to help them heal from the trauma of historical and present-day dehumanization, discrimination, and colonization. Since 1985, Dr. Stevenson has served as a clinical and consulting psychologist working in impoverished rural and urban neighborhoods across the country.
To learn more about Dr. Howard Stevenson check out his recent TED video, How Can We Mindfully Navigate Everyday Racism?
Questions?: Harrison Wilkes

Cathedral School for Boys

1275 Sacramento Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone 415-771-6600
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Located in San Francisco, CA, Cathedral School for Boys is an independent elementary school for boys in grades K-8. Our mission is to provide an excellent education through intellectual inquiry and rigor that is centered in the Episcopal tradition and is respectful of and welcoming to people of all religious traditions and beliefs.