New Bias Incident Reporting Tool!
Please let your student/s know that Acalanes has developed a tool to assist students in reporting racism or bias incidents. A report can be made anonymously and can be accessed using a valid auhsdschools.org email address. More about this tool here.
21 Week Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge
Join us for the next 21 weeks as we build habits supporting racial equity. Each week, we will suggest one article or activity which will help you become more educated and thoughtful in this area.
- Week 1 of 21: Read Nikole Hannah-Jones, America Wasn’t a Democracy, UntilBlack Americans Made It One, The New York Times (Aug. 14, 2019).
- Week 2 of 21: How to Not (Accidentally) Raise a Racist, Longest Shortest Time Podcast
Did you miss our Forum on Race?
Watch it here. We are so grateful to those who joined us and tried it on.
Tuesday, Sept 22 at 6:30pm Teacher-moderated Book Club: How To Be An Antiracistby Dr. Ibram X. Kendi
The book, a NYTimes Bestseller, brings a “groundbreaking” approach to understanding and uprooting racism and inequality in our society — and in ourselves. Copies are available at Orinda Books, and a portion of each sale will be donated to the Center for Antiracism Research. Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/acalanes-dei-quarterly-book-read-tickets-118207875939
Interested in joining our committee? Have questions? Email us.