Congressional School Podcast

What does Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Look Like at Congressional School?

February 24, 2020 Congressional School Season 1 Episode 3
Congressional School Podcast
What does Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Look Like at Congressional School?
Chapters
00:00:09
Intro with Dr. Silvia Moore
00:00:41
Why Each Guest Values DEI Work
00:04:35
History of DEI at Congressional School
00:06:31
The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEIC)
00:07:05
"Student Experience" Work Group
00:07:40
"Student Experience" Work Group > LEAD Group (Leaders in Equity, Advancement, and Diversity)
00:09:50
"Parent Support and Awareness" Work Group
00:12:17
"Curriculum" Work Group
00:13:21
"Recruitment and Retention" Work Group
00:15:28
DEI Hopes and Dreams at Congressional
00:23:35
Final Thoughts
00:25:43
Closing with Dr. Silvia Moore
Congressional School Podcast
What does Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Look Like at Congressional School?
Feb 24, 2020 Season 1 Episode 3
Congressional School

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are hot topics right now. Creating environments that recognize, respect, engage, and celebrate individual differences and identities is crucial to building cohesive and caring communities.

So what is being done at Congressional School? Listen in as Dr. Silvia Moore, Co-Chair of Congressional's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEIC), facilitates a discussion among staff, faculty, and parents from Congressional.

See the chapter markers to jump ahead and learn about the history of DEI work at Congressional, what the DEIC is, what the committee's work groups are working on, and hopes and dreams for the future. Or just push play on your commute or while you're cooking dinner, and give the whole thing a listen!


Hosted By:
Dr. Silvia Moore
, Director of Learning Center and Co-Chair for the DEIC

Guest Experts:

  • Tinelle Davies, Director of Human Resources and Co-Chair for the DEIC
  • Rebecca Ginnetti, School Counselor
  • Servio Medina, Current Parent
  • Desmond McGlone, Grades 7-8 Math Teacher
  • Mary Beth Testa, Current Parent & Parent Organization (CSPO) President
Show Notes Chapter Markers

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are hot topics right now. Creating environments that recognize, respect, engage, and celebrate individual differences and identities is crucial to building cohesive and caring communities.

So what is being done at Congressional School? Listen in as Dr. Silvia Moore, Co-Chair of Congressional's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEIC), facilitates a discussion among staff, faculty, and parents from Congressional.

See the chapter markers to jump ahead and learn about the history of DEI work at Congressional, what the DEIC is, what the committee's work groups are working on, and hopes and dreams for the future. Or just push play on your commute or while you're cooking dinner, and give the whole thing a listen!


Hosted By:
Dr. Silvia Moore
, Director of Learning Center and Co-Chair for the DEIC

Guest Experts:

  • Tinelle Davies, Director of Human Resources and Co-Chair for the DEIC
  • Rebecca Ginnetti, School Counselor
  • Servio Medina, Current Parent
  • Desmond McGlone, Grades 7-8 Math Teacher
  • Mary Beth Testa, Current Parent & Parent Organization (CSPO) President
Intro with Dr. Silvia Moore
Why Each Guest Values DEI Work
History of DEI at Congressional School
The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEIC)
"Student Experience" Work Group
"Student Experience" Work Group > LEAD Group (Leaders in Equity, Advancement, and Diversity)
"Parent Support and Awareness" Work Group
"Curriculum" Work Group
"Recruitment and Retention" Work Group
DEI Hopes and Dreams at Congressional
Final Thoughts
Closing with Dr. Silvia Moore