The Cultural Proficiency Institute, brought to you in partnership with Education Plus, is designed to bring educators together to discuss issues of diversity, equity, access, and opportunity. Shift the culture of your school, district, and community by learning a research-based framework designed to improve the nature of instruction and enhance teacher effectiveness, heighten achievement for all students, and build capacity to sustain long-term change.
Join the event on Facebook
Join the event on Google+
Participants in this institute will:
Learn the four tools of Cultural Proficiency.
Deepen their understanding of Cultural Proficiency as a framework to eliminate the achievement gap
Develop strategies to inquire more deeply into their own practices and embrace culture as an asset
Receive tools to help mediate conversations with colleagues, students, and parents
Understand how bias contributes to and impacts ethical decision making for children and their families, contributing to disproportionate education, health, and other outcomes