Home Page Contact Us KEA - Kentucky Education Association NEA - National Education Association Site Map
JCTA - Jefferson County Teachers Association
User Name (first initial and last name):
Password (last four SSN digits)
Join JCTA Now!
Better Schools KentuckyNEA Parents
Who We Are Contract Info Governance Documents Teacher Resources Membership Benefits Photo Gallery Action Newsletter  
November 2016

List View  Year View
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30      
Previous Current Next
FULL Diversity Training (Modules 1-4)
November 19, 2016
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Diversity Training: 7.0 hours PD Credit (sign up at PD Central); breakfast and lunch provided. This training was developed by the National Education Association and is facilitated by JCTA Diversity Cadre Members.

Focus of Module 1: Understanding Diversity
• Define diversity
• Understanding the dimensions of diversity
• Experience how group membership affects self-perception and perception of others
• Reflect on how diversity affects our students, co-workers, and communities
Focus of Module 2: Developing Cultural Identity: Exploring Our Core Values & Beliefs
• Explain the depth and breadth of diversity
• Identify core values
• Identify the relationship between core values and behavior
• Demonstrate the impact of values, beliefs, feelings, and self-concept on behavior
• Explore how assumptions, prejudices, and biases are formed
Focus of Module 3: Reacting to Differences
• Understand the terms “Insiders” and “Outsiders” when discussing identity groups
• Examine how differences can result in negative “Insider and Outsider” relationships
• Identify the “Insiders” and “Outsiders” in your school, district, and/or association
• Explore ways you can work to change the dynamics of social oppression

Focus of Module 4: Valuing Diversity
• Define “diversity competence” and explore its various stages
• Identify how the lack of diversity competence offends individuals/groups
• Explore methods to enhance communication when we have been offended
• Develop action plans to apply diversity principles in our own environments

Bookmark and Share  Print 

KEA Hot Topics » | View all Events »

View More Information »

Jefferson County Teachers Association

1941 Bishop lane, Suite 300, Louisville, KY 40218
(502) 454-3400, Fax: (502) 452-2794

© 2019. All rights reserved.       Privacy Statement | Terms of Use
Halo Group, Inc. Find Your Legislator Teacher Talk NEA Click & Save