Webinar with Dr. Molefi Asante
Dr. Asante is the seminal theoretician of Afrocentric infusion into curriculum by virtue of four of his 82 books being directly related to examining and advancing an agency centered ideological position in the realm of education, culture, and science. In Afrocentricity, The Afrocentric Idea, An Afrocentric Manifesto, and The Pyramids of Knowledge. Asante’s books are widely read and consulted and have become inspirational for educators in the United States, South Africa, Nigeria, Canada, and Brazil.
Asante is currently professor and chair of the Department of Africology and African American Studies at Temple University. He holds a Guest Professorship at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou and is Professor Extraordinarius at the University of South Africa. He will be discussing his new book Revolutionary Pedagogy: primer for Teachers of Black Children and how culturally relevant curriculum can be applied in public schools.