TEACH Outside the Box Program


Registration is now OPEN for our 2022-2023 program (running five Saturdays in October 2022- March 2023). APPLY NOW!
Spots are limited, and registration closes September 30th!

TEACH Outside the Box Social Justice Certificate Program and Alternative Placement

Open to:

  • community educators and formal educators
  • Trent B.Ed Teacher Candidates (Alternative Settings Placement)
  • Trent Teacher Education Stream students
  • all others interested in Social Justice Education

TEACH Outside the Box is a unique opportunity for teacher candidates and community educators to participate in a series of interactive workshops and an optional community placement. At TEACH Outside the Box you will be part of a collaborative network of educators, learning alongside your peers and from community partners as you build your own social justice education toolbox!

Highlights of TEACH Outside the Box:

  • Exploring critical education theories from various perspectives (global, Indigenous, anti-oppression, popular education, the arts)
  • Engaging with different ways to teach (in and outside of the classroom)
  • Puts theory into practice with an optional community-based alternative placement.

Workshop Topics (subject to change for 2022-2023):

Workshop #1: Education for Change: The Theory and Practice of Social Justice Education 

Workshop #2: Indigenous Ways of Teaching and Learning 

Workshop #3: Anti-Racism in the Classroom: Building Resilience through Uncomfortable Conversations

Workshop #4: Queer Intersectionality in the Classroom 

Workshop #5: The TEACH-IN (Program Celebration)

Workshops take place roughly once a month on Saturdays from October-March

Upcoming 2022-2023 program syllabus is still under construction, but please refer to the Program Syllabus Page for an overview of last year’s program.

E-mail teachpeterborough@gmail.com for more details or to answer any questions!

Click here to register!