About the Author:

Ellen Wolpert is the founding director of the Washington Beach Community Preschool in Boston. Ms. Wolpert currently works for Education Development Center, Inc., in Massachusetts.

Ellen Wolpert 's Books

  • Start Seeing Diversity DVD Set

    Author: Ellen Wolpert

    Product Code:
    173701 (Book and DVD Set)
    ISBN:
    978-1-933653-07-5 (Book and DVD Set)

    Description & More Details



    See one community's effort to create a responsive child care program and learn to recognize and combat bias.

    Organized for stand-alone use as a student text, the training handbook provides a framework for understanding bias as it emerges among preschool children. Nine detailed chapters treat six areas of bias—gender, age, sexual orientation, race and ethnicity, economic class, and physical abilities—as well as the goals and guiding assumptions of anti-bias curriculum. Accompanying discussion questions encourage readers to examine their own memories and experiences.

    52 minutes

    $54.95  
  • Start Seeing Diversity: The Basic Guide to an Anti-Bias Classroom

    Author: Ellen Wolpert

    Product Code:
    411501 (Softbound)
    543529 (e-book)
    ISBN:
    978-192961065-5 (Softbound)
    9781605543529 (e-book)

    Description & More Details

    Published by Redleaf Press

    Start Seeing Diversity helps teachers recognize and reduce bias in young children by illustrating one community's effort to create a responsive child care program.

    Developed by teachers at Washington-Beech Community Preschool in Boston, this training handbook provides a framework for understanding bias among preschool children, reorganized for stand-alone use as a student text. Nine detailed chapters treat six areas of bias—gender, age, sexual orientation, race and ethnicity, economic class, and physical abilities—as well as the goals and guiding assumptions of anti-bias curriculum. Accompanying discussion questions encourage readers to examine their own memories and experiences.

    144 pages

    $24.95  
    $24.95  
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