Meeting the Needs of Multiracial Students
Participants will walk away from this session with a better understanding of the experience of multiracial students and how schools might better support these students.
- Learn more about the unique features of a multiracial identity
- Identify different types of microaggressions that multiracial students experience
- Explore ways that schools might explicitly support multiracial students
Kris Munden is Filipino-American and grew up as a third culture kid. The questions of “Where are you from?” and “What are you?” constantly perplexed him growing up (even now!). He currently is serving as the High School Assistant Dean of Student Life at Singapore American School. He recently earned his Doctorate of Education in Educational Leadership from the University of Southern California where his dissertation focused on the long-term impacts of a high school program that combined project- and work-based learning.