Affinity Seminar – Sequoyah School
Saturday, October 21, 2017 9:30am-3:30pm
Dr. Steven Jones, Dr. Shelly Tochluk, and anti-racist educator, Jason David will engage participants in race-based affinity group work to explore racial identity development.
Student Voices – Campbell Hall School
Saturday, February 3, 2018 11am-3pm
Student leaders who are involved in diversity, equity and inclusion work at their independent schools will guide participants in inspiring discussions and engaging activities, demonstrating the power of youth voices in creating change.
Rethinking Diversity – Brentwood School
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Jason David is a program associate at Facing History and Ourselves in Los Angeles. As a former high school Humanities teacher, he was a member of a multicultural leadership team that developed curriculum to explore issues of identity and diversity to foster an inclusive school climate. Outside of formal education spaces, has helped lead a local racial justice organization for the last decade
Professional Development – Sage Hill School
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 11:30am-3:30pm
Pedro Noguera is a distinguished professor at UCLA’s graduate school of education. Dr. Noguera serves on the boards of numerous organizations and appears as a regular commentator on CNN, MSNBC, National Public Radio and other national news outlets. Dr. Noguera is the author of numerous publications including his most recent book, Schooling for Resilience: Improving the Life Trajectories of African American and Latino Boys.
Parent Voices – Westside Neighborhood School
Saturday, May 7, 2018 10am-1pm
Parents and guardians who are involved in diversity, equity, and inclusion work at their independent schools will share their experiences and engage participants in meaningful dialogue and activities. Attendees will learn about effective ways to partner with their independent school communities and gain strategies for navigating the unique complexities of the independent school cultures.