The three-part Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) series will focus on providers building an understanding of diversity equity and inclusion (DEI) work in the out-of-school-time space. Topics covered will allow participants; to assess their own DEI lens; understand the impact of, and response to, inequitable, nondiverse and anti-inclusionary practices; and work to develop an action plan to advance DEI in their respective organization.
Part One: The Context of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Perspective Matters
Distance Learning Description: In Part I, participants will examine personal beliefs, assumptions, and behaviors, and reflect on how they influence behaviors in the professional space. Topics to be covered include bias, microaggressions and others.