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Deconstructing Equity

June 11, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Colorado Department of Education - Colorado State Library Logo

Dr. Nita Mosby Tyler Chief Catalyst of The Equity Project, to offer a half-day, skills-building workshop that will allow attendees to explore the multi-faceted world of diversity, equity and inclusion in an environment that promotes sharing, learning and transformation.

Session Slides (PDF)

When: Thursday June 11 from 2-4 PM

Where: We will use Zoom for this session. The link will be forwarded to all those who are registered a few days before the workshop. Due to the anticipated popularity of this workshop, we are limiting the session to 2 staff from each library organization.

Workshop Objectives

  • Deconstruct the definitions of diversity, inclusivity, equity, equality, and fairness in a way that allows for a better understanding of bias and the continuum of equity.
  • Discuss what it takes to build systems of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • Use the Continuum of Equity model, we will discuss the variety of ways our work and interactions show up in each “lane.”
  • Explore how our personal power shows up as we explore equity.
  • Discuss and explore the impact of language on systems of equity.
  • Learn a variety of tips & tools for how to manage/navigate/evaluate in a diversity, equity, and inclusion framework.

To register for this workshop, please email Christine Kreger at kreger_c@cde.state.co.us.


June 11, 2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm