English

Queer Representation in Media: What It Is and Why It Matters

This one-time class introduces students to concepts and vocabulary crucial for understanding minority representation in media, and paves the way for participation in novel studies and writing workshops with a focus on representative media.
Class

120 minutes

per class

Meets once

13-18

year olds

3-15

learners per class

per learner

How does aOne-Timeclass work?

Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers

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Mon May 30

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Monday
4pm - 6pm
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Mon May 30

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Monday
7pm - 9pm
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Tue Jun 21

Meet once (1 day)
Tuesday
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Tue Jun 21

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Tuesday
7pm - 9pm
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Description

Class Experience

This class is taught in English.
Students will be able to identify positive and negative examples of minority representation in entertainment media and provide evidence to support their analysis.
Teacher is a member of the LGBTQ community with real-life and academic history with the subject matter. 
One time class - no homework assigned. 
Learner self-assessment through short writing prompt and feedback. 
2 hours per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
We may discuss media such as: She-Ra (Netflix 2018), Steven Universe (Cartoon Network), Love Simon (Netflix)/"Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda" & it's sequel "Leah on the Offbeat", "The Gentleman's Guide to Vice & Virtue", "Red, White, & Royal Blue", and other media prominently featuring queer characters.

Teacher

About Me

Certified teacher 4-12 ELAR in Texas.
Master of Education - Texas Wesleyan University 2020

I'm interested in pursuing special topics literature courses based on student, but definitely including LGBTQ+, YA, and children's' literature, as well as... 
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