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Anti-Racist Pedagogy

Time limit: 731 days


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Course Description

This digital course, Anti-Racist Pedagogy, will provide you with definitions, foundational knowledge, and strategies to implement anti-racist pedagogy strategies in your classrooms and course design.

Course Learning Outcomes

By the end of this digital course, you will be able to:

  • Define anti-racism
  • Define anti-racist pedagogy
  • Reflect and plan for implementing anti-racist pedagogy strategies in your courses


  1. What is Anti-Racism
  2. What is Anti-Racist Pedagogy
  3. Privilege and White Supremacy Culture
  4. Anti-Racist Pedagogy in Action


This digital course consists of four lessons, which altogether will take approximately 90 minutes to complete. Additional resources or tips for further exploration are provided at the end of each lesson. Each lesson culminates in a knowledge check to confirm what you have learned and move on to the next lesson.

Intended Audience

UMD faculty, staff, and graduate students


Once you have engaged with all of the pages and completed all of the assignments in this course, you will receive a certificate of completion from Open Learning. If you have questions or issues receiving your certificate of completion, please email

Keep an eye out for announcements to come soon about similar offerings from the University of Maryland's Teaching Academy. Once the Teaching Academy is live, you will be able to apply your completion of this digital course towards that non-credit certificate program!

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