Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Leadership Resources

Cabinet Resources & Readings

Tools and Strategies for Talking & Listening

Race to Equity Toolkit for Conversation
Levels of Racism (pg. 39)
Racial Justice Initiative (pg. 40)
YWCA eliminating racism empowering women

Courageous Conversations About Race Protocol
Systemic Equity Transformation Framework
Pacific Educational Group

Tool: Interrupting Microaggressions
Adapted from Kenney, G. (2014).

Leadership Development

Common Points of Resistance Among White Organizations

Assessment, Strategic Planning & Evaluation

Five Principles for Creating Equity by Design.
Bensimon, E.M., Dowd, A.C., & Witham, K. (Winter 2016). Five Principles for Enacting Equity by Design. Association of American Colleges & Universities.
University of Southern California, Center for Urban Education, Rossier School of Education

Inventory on Diversity and Equity
Achieving the Dream. Community Colleges Count

Assessing Organizational Racism
Dismantling Racism
Western States Center Views, Winter 2001

Design Principles for Equity and Excellence at Hispanic-Services Institutions
Issues in Higher Education Policy and Practice

Community Engagement

Structural Equity: Big-Picture Thinking & Partnerships that Improve Community College Student Outcomes
The Aspen Institute

Race to Equity Toolkit for Conversation
Looking at the Community (pg 19)
YWCA eliminating racism empowering women

Voices for Racial Justice
Authentic Community Engagement:
A Key to Racial Equity

Data Collection, Analysis & Use

CAN Dashboard 2018
Key Socioeconomic Indicators

Cultural Proficiency

Some Aspects and Assumptions of White Culture in the United States
From: Katz, J.H. (1978, 2003). White Awareness: Handbook for Anti-Racism Training (2nd ed.). Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press.

Coming Out for Racial Justice
The Common Elements of Oppression – Definitions (pg 95)
Basic Rights Education Fund

Managing the Dynamics of Difference
Adapted from Culturally Proficient Inquiry: A Lens for Identifying and Examining Educational Gaps

Culturally Responsive Teaching

Culturally Responsive Tutoring Tips
Office of Equity and Inclusion, Austin Community College

Recommended Reading

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