Cheney School Board Dist. 2 Seat 6 Elizabeth Winer
Last updated 10/19/2023 at 5:46pm
1) Please explain your stance on including Critical Race Theory?
CRT is a lens in which to view patterns of systemic racism that honors the experiences of black, indigenous, and people of color and the obstacles they face due to the color of their skin. As a teacher, I was not aware of CRT until I began PhD-level coursework and have never seen it at the K-12 level. The focus should be on Culturally Responsive Teaching instead, which connects students’ cultures, languages, and life experiences with what they learn in school. By building a strong classroom community and celebrating diver...