WAESN offers a range of interactive, synchronous learning opportunities. Some are only available to members, so be sure to subscribe to our blog to join the email list!

Professional Development

This is a nine-part series designed to transform pedagogy and paradigms to teach ethnic studies.

Professional Learning Communities

PLCs are a way to analyze and strengthen your critical practice in community with other, ethnic studies educators.

WAESN Round Table

The Round Table series is based on topics from the professional development series, curriculum developed by WAESN, and other, related topics.


If you would like to donate to a scholarship fund to help others attend the Professional Development Series, you can do that here!

You can donate in increments of $5.00 by adjusting the quantity.

If you would like to request a scholarship to help fund your registration fee, please contact us using the “contact” tab of the website. Scholarships will be available for anyone with equitable distribution to BIPOC and LGBTQ folx, so be sure to include how you identify in your scholarship request.

Scholarship amounts vary depending on the balance of the scholarship fund.

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