Louise Derman-Sparks

Louise Derman-SparksLouise Derman-Sparks has worked for over 60 years on issues of diversity and social justice as a preschool teacher at the Perry Preschool Project, child-care center director, human development faculty member at Pacific Oaks College, and activist. She is author and coauthor of several books, including Anti-Bias Education for Young Children and Ourselves,  Leading Anti-bias Early Childhood Programs: A Guide to Change, for Change, What if All the Kids are White? Anti-Bias/Multicultural Education for Young Children and Families, and of numerous articles. Louise has presented keynote speeches, workshops and consultations  throughout the United States and internationally. Now retired as a professor emerita, Louise continues to write, conduct webinars, consult and network with anti-bias educators around the world.