Community READI Series
Buffalo Prep is offering a series of READI workshops to the community that is designed to encourage a deeper examination of climate and policies that will provide opportunities for all voices to be involved in meaningful discussion and action planning. We invite you to attend any or all of the following virtual presentations depending on your interests. The modules offered are designed to build off of one another. If you participate in all six modules, you will receive a Prep Equity Academy certificate of completion.
The cost of each session is $25 – Each session will take place over Zoom
Monday, January 25, 6:00 p.m. – A,B,C’s of DEI
Monday, February 22, 6:00 p.m. – Historical Aspects of Systemic Racism, Part 1: Poverty Myths of WNY
Monday, March 22, 6:00 p.m. – Historical Aspects of Systemic Racism, Part 2: Segregation in WNY
Monday, April 26, 6:00 p.m. – Microaggressions
Monday, May 24, 6:00 p.m. – Privilege and Power
Monday, June 28, 6:00 p.m. – 21st Century Racism: How Racism Shows Up Today
Monday, February 1, 6:00 p.m. – Engaging in Active Antiracism
Monday, June 7, 6:00 p.m. – Policy – What is it and how do we shape it?
Companies, schools, organizations, peer and networking groups also have the opportunity to work with Buffalo Prep staff to customize a training/series of trainings to further their understanding of these issues and topics.
READI Module Examples:
- Defining the Good Student and the Legitimacy of Knowledge/Language
- Changing vs. Fixing Systems
- Excellence in Diversity
- Culture of White Supremacy
- Having Critical Conversations
- Understanding White Privilege
- Microaggressions: Identifying and Understanding the Trauma
- Historical Aspects of Systemic Racism
- Building Equitable Policies that Foster All Voices
- Grading for Equity
- Economic Implications of Racial and Educational Inequity
- Challenging Implicit Biases
Buffalo Prep asks for a minimum donation for our staff and faculty to assist you in customizing your workshops and facilitating the presentations. Your support enables us to continue our mission and to serve our scholars!
Are you READI? Contact Patti Stephen at email@example.com to start the conversation today!