Lesson series

Developing Educators x Design

Professional development series designed to provide students with empowered educators of color. Strengthens the capacity, builds the resiliency of educators who will remain in the profession, lead needed changes, recruit others to the profession.
What you are going to learn

A few more words about this course

This course attempts to fill the knowledge gaps that modern people have in classical art, as these are the very foundations of any modern artistic creation.
Throughout this course you will discover how classical artists:

  • Make use of space
  • Take inspiration from their environment and their cultural context
  • Create art to express, explore, and question the world around them
  • Respond to the social, cultural, and political issues of their time through works of art
  • Use materials

Course contents

Instructors

Debi Parizek

Executive Director
Deborah Parizek drives HFLI’s efforts to provide workshops, programs and site coaching that pair effective education and human-centered design approaches, empowering learners to lead transformational change in, with and for their community. She is known for cultivating the conversations, empathy, and capacity critical to addressing complex challenges. Prior to joining HFLI in 2005, Deborah designed and directed extensive teacher leadership development programs for multiple school systems