• Resource List for Discussing Equity in the Classroom

    Schools are at the very core of our communities and are critical to the academic, physical, and mental health of students as well the economic health of communities and ultimately the country. As students and staff return to school this fall they are faced with challenges related to COVID-19 as well as heightened public awareness of issues related to equity, social justice and race.

    The Social Emotional Learning Community of Practice of the CSIU 16 Region has developed a series of resources to help communities, schools and parents face these difficult decisions. This document and the links below include tips for how to talk about equity at home and in the classroom. If you scroll down, you will also find a compilation of resources that were gathered and vetted by the committee directly related to COVID-19 as it relates to equity. Each is listed with a brief description of the source and its contents.

    Tips for Educators on How to Talk to Children about Equity, Racism and Social Justice (Coming Soon)

    Tips for Parents on How to Talk to Children about Equity, Racism and Social Justice (Coming Soon)