Social Justice Education
Social justice education engages students in exploring identity, diversity, equity and justice in their community and the world. Through this approach, students are empowered and prepared with the skills to promote equity, challenge injustice and become agents of change.
K-4 Student language: I can do my part to make this world equal and fair for everyone.
Some examples of experiences that support this mission value are featured below.
Empathy - Kindergarten
Classism & Homelessness - Grade 1
Women’s Rights and Equality - Grade 2
Diversity in Children’s Literature - Grade 3
Activism for the Lenni Lenape - Grade 4
LGBTQIAP+ Rights - Middle School Humanities
Social Justice in Sports - Middle School PE/Health
Genocide Awareness Campaign - Middle School Humanities
Plight of the Monarch - Middle School Science
Exploring Issues of Sexism - Middle School STEM
Child Abuse & Neglect - Middle School Humanities
Indigenous People’s Day Recognition - Lower & Middle School Art
Human Rights and World Hunger - Upper School World Languages
Exploring Immigration through Poetry - Upper School English
Legacy and Recognition - Upper School Social Studies
Alternative Energy Sources - Upper School Science
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