Upcoming Events

Professional Development Series – “Unmasking Racism Workshops”

Prof Dev flyer-Nov 2015Join your colleagues from the SPHERE schools to learn about the complexity of racism and ways it impacts our campuses.
November 18, 2015 at Loomis Chaffee School

Level 1: This interactive workshop provides participants with a foundational understanding of systemic racism. The complexity of racism and ways it manifests at the individual, institutional, internalized and ideological levels will be examined.
Co-facilitators:
Joan Edwards, Kingswood Oxford School
Sheri Schmidt, The Ethel Walker School

Level 2: This advanced interactive workshop requires previous awareness of systemic racism. Participation in the Level 1 “Unmasking Racism” workshop or a similar experience examining racism beyond the level of individual prejudice is required. Participants will explore specific ways ideological racism shapes our ability to create inclusive institutions.
Co-facilitators:
Steve Davis, Pomfret School
Elizabeth Parada, Loomis Chaffee School

Free for all faculty, staff and administrators of SPHERE schools
RSVP to your Dean of Faculty by November 11th