SHS Well Represented at People of Color Conference
Recently,13 faculty members attended the annual National Association of Independent Schools’ (NAIS) People of Color Conference (POCC) in Nashville, TN.
POCC represents NAIS' ongoing commitment to equity and justice in teaching and learning. The mission of the conference is to provide a safe space for leadership, professional development, and networking for people of color and allies of all backgrounds in independent schools.
SHS's James Greenwood and Kim Parker partnered with other independent-school colleagues to offer the following workshops respectively;
What Do Our Colleagues Say Then & Now: Recruiting, Retaining, & Empowering Faculty of Color?
Black Boys Doing What? Evaluating, Selecting, and Incorporating Children’s and YA Literature Featuring Black Boys