White Privilege - Session 2

Half Day Workshop

Registration is currently closed. If you would like to inquire if your school may still join this workshop, please contact Carol-Ann McIntosh at 781.843.8440.

Date: Thursday, February 8, 2018

Time:

  • Registration: 8:15 a.m.
  • Program: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: Four Points by Sheraton, Norwood, MA

In response to strong interest levels we are pleased to have added a second session exploring the topic of White Privilege and what it means for schools.

Featuring Dr. Robin DiAngelo


Agenda

1. Develop a Shared Framework of Understanding

  • Differentiate between: prejudice, discrimination, and systematic racism
  • Understand the basic dynamics of current race relations in the U.S.
  • Examine the concept of whiteness and white racial socialization

2. Build Skills in Bridging Racial Divides

  • Recognize common challenges in bridging racial divides
  • Identify more constructive cross-racial practices
  • Practice increasing our comfort in talking about race

3. Identify Resources for Supporting the Work of Racial Justice

  • Recognize all of the above as an on-going process and provide resources to continue

About Dr. DiAngelo

Dr. Robin DiAngelo is a former Associate Professor of Education. She is a two-time winner of the Student's Choice Award for Educator of the Year from the University of Washington. Her scholarship is in White Racial Identity and Race Relations. In addition to her academic work, Dr. DiAngelo has extensive experience as a workplace consultant in issues of race relations and racial justice. She was appointed to co-design the City of Seattle's Race & Social Justice Initiative Training. She has numerous publications and books, including, “What Does it Mean to be White?: Developing White Racial Literacy. Her work on White Fragility has influenced the national dialogue on race and been featured in Alternet, Salon, NPR, PBS, The New York Times, The Atlantic, Slate and Colorlines.


Registration Options:
  • AISNE Member: $150 per person.
  • Non-AISNE Member: $300 per person.

Refund Policy:
A 50% refund will be issued for cancellations received on or before January 24, 2018


Registration is currently closed. If you would like to inquire if your school may still join this workshop, please contact Carol-Ann McIntosh at 781.843.8440.