Cultural Fluency: Crossing the Boundaries of Power

Cultural Fluency: Passport to Excellence with Stacey Daraio

Cultural Fluency: Passport to Excellence with Stacey Daraio

PRESENTERS:

Stacey Daraio
Alex Vila

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION:

Given our current political climate, now more urgently, we need the tools and skills necessary to will transform our classrooms, programs, and organizations into more inclusive environments where diversity is celebrated and honored. Come dialogue with us as we explore three tools that will support our understanding, and our ability to act around the creation of equitable spaces for youth.

OUTCOMES:

Participants will develop competencies to:

  • Successfully navigate and modify diverse settings to be more equitable
  • Participate in creating more inclusive environments where diversity is celebrated and honored

AGENDA:

Overview
What is Culture? -Activity/Concept
Environmental Prevention-It Works! -Tool/Activity
Power Manipulation- Concept/Visual Presentation
Identify Bias, Remove It, Proceed -Tool/Activity
Reclamation Theory -Tool/Activity
Assess and Review-Activity

Best For: Frontline Staff, Coordinators, Managers, and Directors
Target Student Population: Elementary: All Grades, Middle School: All Grades, High School: All Grades

COURSE MATERIALS:

Holding the Box tool
Reclamation Theory Worksheet
Incident Interview
Cultural Fluency Slides