Unconscious bias and stereotyping affect all of our relationships
The impact between teachers and students, parents, and other educators shapes the educational landscape in profound ways. The need for teachers to recognize their unconscious bias is critical to the success of students of color and to closing the achievement gap.
This course provides a strategic roadmap for educators to uncover their own bias
- Define or redefine your racial and ethnic identity
- Investigate ways schools reward some students but not others
- Form a personal plan of action to interrupt the predictable disproportionality in outcomes for students of color