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Working for Change
Thursday, April 21, 2022, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT
Category: Indiana Training Institute (ITI) Training


Working for Change
April 19 and 21, 2022
1-4pm ET (each day)

Zoom – link will be sent closer to meeting time. (Using TMC link)

Description: Through the 6-hour “Working for Change” online training, designed for non-supervisory staff, TMC will tentatively cover the following topics:

• Choice Points
• The Work Cycle
• Managing Up and Sideways 

The online training will consist of PowerPoint presentation, individual and group work, and audience participation. Electronic materials will be sent before the training.

Trainer: Mattie Weiss (she/her/hers) – Vice President

Mattie is a veteran trainer and movement builder from the world of progressive politics, with roles ranging from union organizer to racial justice researcher and writer, ballot initiative campaign director to community muralist, campaign strategist to author. She started writing and training with the League of Pissed Off Voters, where she co-authored How to Get Stupid White Men Out of Office. She served as the Director of Training Programs at Wellstone Action, and the National Director of Organizing and Training at Educators for Excellence. Mattie has lived and traveled all over the world and is trilingual (English, Portuguese and Spanish). Mattie lives in Minneapolis with her partner and two sons. She loves to paint, and is part of Poligraphix, a crew of political graphic artists in the Twin Cities.

Contact: Amy Carter at [email protected]