PoCC Master Classes

Pre-registration is required for all PoCC Master Classes, and there is an extra fee to attend.

This schedule may be updated and is subject to change. All times listed are Central Time.

Culturally & Historically Responsive Instructional Coaching for Lesson/Unit Planning: Refinement of Content 

Thursday, November 30, 1:45-3:45 PM

This Master Class has reached capacity.

Presenter: Gholnescar (Gholdy) Muhammad, Georgia State University

Gholnescar (Gholdy) MuhammadJoin us to collaborate and practice drafting lessons or unit plans using the understanding gained from the opening general session. Learn ways to refine and revise your curriculum to make it more responsive to the identities and needs of your students through instructional coaching.


1. Get practice with culturally and historically responsive education lesson/unit planning.

2. Get practice refining and revising your curriculum using the Histories, Identities, Literacies, and Liberation (HILL) Model.

Sponsored by International Schools Services
International Schools Services

Operationalizing an Identity Conscious Practice in Our Schools

Friday, December 1, 11:30 AM -1:30 PM

This Master Class has reached capacity.

Presenter: Liza Talusan, LT Coaching and Consulting, LLC

Liza TalusanToday's culture has found diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) practitioners at a crossroads of urgency to move this work forward and deep patience for responding to a community's capacity. DEI practitioners and school leaders need tools to navigate this work. Join this master class to build knowledge, reflect, and move to action to benefit your community. Focus on understanding how an identity-conscious lens can create strategic direction for DEI work. Engage in a diverse style of pedagogy and learning—small- and large-group discussions, reflective exercises, and action frameworks—to operationalize an identity-conscious practice.

Sponsored by With Respect Consulting

With Respect Consulting