Elimu Institute

The Elimu (Educators) Institute is a professional development seminar designed for those who support student learning (teachers, youth workers, and administrators of youth focused programs or services).  Elimu is centered in empowering youth stakeholders in the creation of safe and effective learning environments for children of color.  The seminar focus is on teaching participants classroom/program strategies for engagement, tools for behavior management, and culturally responsive curriculum development.  The 2020 Elimu Institute will rally around “Bringing out the Excellence in children” with key learning's in three areas:

  1. The pedagogy of cultural competence in supporting students of color.

  2. The practice and application of culturally responsive learning.

  3. Culturally responsive tools for curriculum development and student engagement. 


Join us on Tuesday August 25, 2020 from 9-Noon on Zoom! The seminar is free and to the public (registration is required).

*Registration has closed for this event. If you are interested in attending, but have not regisitered, please contact us on the website or e-mail Tbediako@we-win.org

This event is hosted by WE WIN Institute and made possible by a grant from the City of Minneapolis Division of Race and Equity.


WE WIN seeks to create a community of practice around culturally responsive learning strategies and will sponsor a special follow-up session for BIPOC educators on Saturday August 29, 2020.