Quaker Life in Lower & Middle Schools

QUAKER VALUES AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

  • Join colleagues for discussion of how Quaker values inform how we educate about social justice!

  • Explore ideas for weaving testimonies into Meeting for Worship.

  • Bring lessons, activities, and resources to share. Help us build the Friends Council’s “bank” of Meeting for Worship resources.

Dates, Rates & Details

Dates, Rates & Details

DATEJanuary 25, 2019
Friday (8:30am-2:30pm) 

VOLUNTEER CLERKSMarna Herrity & Jonathan Edmonds, Brooklyn Friends School

LOCATIONFriends Center
1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

REGISTRATION FEES$88 pp (includes light breakfast & lunch)

Agenda/Schedule

Agenda
8:30   Registration, Refreshments and Social Time
9:00  
Welcome, Introductions and Centering Meeting for Worship
9:30   Quaker values and Social Justice at Brooklyn Friends School
presentation from Marna and Jonathan
12:00   Lunch
1:05  
  • How do you explore Change-makers at your school?
  • What projects or activities that you do at your school connect to social justice?
  • Are you shifting your mind about something you already do?
2:15  
Next Steps - Planning for 2019-2020 future peer network gathering topics and volunteers
Closing worship
2:30  
Farewells!
 
Be sure to check out www.friendscouncil.net and join the Quaker Life in Lower and Middle Schools group.