Diversity & Inclusion

AISNE is committed to its leadership role in advancing diversity and inclusion in our membership. The following collection of resources is not exhaustive, but we hope it might be a starting point for inspiration and information.

Robin DiAngelo's article explores many facets of social justice education.
*Robin will be delivering the opening keynote at our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion conference on October 24, 2018. Register here.

Article by Washington Post's Valerie Strauss about discussing hatred with students with list suggested resources

Southern Poverty Law Center project, Teaching Tolerance, has regularly updated resources

Shared lesson plans and resources, aggregated by the American Federation of Teachers

The Anti-Defamation League website has extensive resources for families and educators

Particularly good blog post by math teacher Sara Van Der Werf about using math curricula to "challenge power, privilege and oppression"

Anti-Bias teaching resources to address the significance of events in Charlottesville:

#CharlottesvilleCurriculum, trending Twitter topic with crowd-sourced resources,

AISNE publications

The following were written by Michael Brosnan for AISNE member schools to use in their work.

Every year AISNE hosts the Administrators of Color Collaborative which meets three times a year and is facilitated by leaders of color in the AISNE network. Check out out our calendar for meeting dates and locations.

Gender Equality - Understanding Bias
Understanding what works (and doesn’t), we can design our schools, organizations, and businesses to achieve gender equality. Click here to learn more about the Women and Public Policy Program at Harvard.

Race, Culture and Ethnicity
Over 21 strategies, activities and media resources can be found in this guide compiled by Harvard's Making Caring Common Project. Download the full guide to be used in the classroom and with your communities.

Transgender Students and Adults

AISNE-supported groups and organizations