"CCI are researched based strategies that have been recorded to engage students with classroom instruction. CCI strategies are not additional strategies but it is an approach that will enhance the instructional repertoire and mind-set of the teacher."
"This Toolkit is designed to help you – the organizational decision-maker, the advocate, the elected official — get better results in your work. You wouldn’t be reading this if you didn’t care about opportunities for all. The Toolkit can assist you in producing equitable opportunities and results by helping you stay intentional and focused on those goals."
Using this tool raises organizational awareness, starts focused conversations, contributes to the development of equity action plans, and tracks organizational change. Organizations that care about these issues can produce early results by using this tool.
"Policies and practices that might be successful overall could actually help one group of students while harming another, so care should be taken when evaluating them to see whether they are benefiting all, some, or no students – and whom they are benefiting."
In this article, the authors share results of a mixed methods study that examines using the Culturally Responsive Instruction Observation Protocol (CRIOP) for teacher professional development. The CRIOP is a comprehensive framework and evaluation tool that operationalizes culturally responsive instruction.... Read more about Culturally Responsive Instruction Observation Protocol
"Alfred W. Tatum takes a fresh, cross-disciplinary approach to advancing the reading and writing development of these students." " Addressing internal and external factors particular to this group— and absorbing lessons from the historical reading and writing practices of African-American writers and leaders—can build resiliency and other critical resources that African-American male adolescents must have in order to succeed in school and in life."
The June Jordan School for Equity (JJSE) Pedagogy Project is a school for social justice serving a largely working-class, Latino and African-American student population. This exemplar school in SF Unified has developed a pedagogy rooted in equity and social justice. ... Read more about June Jordon School for Equity
Our collection of K-12 curricula include timely lesson plans and multi-grade units that promote critical thinking and assist educators in teaching current events topics through the lens of diversity, bias and social justice.
This podcast focuses on Boston Collegiate Charter School, how it has managed to become so diverse, as well as discusses the systemic commitment it made long ago to de-tracking students, which has lead to more equitable outcomes.
This blog post includes the video, a transcript of the video, as well as a series of resources that individuals can use to help start conversations about the nation’s dark history with slavery, the dangerous white supremacy movement, and the importance of equity, inclusion, and diversity in America.