Jones to keynote NSD Digging Deep event on equity and diversity on June 1

The event will be from noon to 3 p.m. at North Creek High School.

  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019 8:30am
  • Life

On June 1, Northshore School District will host Digging Deep into Equity and Diversity & The Unspoken Truths in American History.

This free community event, will focus on the question “What is equity and diversity?” It will also explore historical moments related to equity and the importance of multiple perspectives. The event will be held from noon to 3 p.m. at North Creek High School and is suitable for all Northshore families. Space is limited, so attendees are asked to please their ticket.

The community will have the opportunity to hear from independent education and systems consultant Erin Jones in a conversation around the meaning of equity and diversity and single-story projections. Jones will also host two question-and-answer sessions.

Additionally, attendees can visit Delbert Richardson’s traveling museum, The Unspoken Truths, which showcases artifacts that symbolize the African experience in the Americas and Europe. Jones will join Richardson for a second question and answer session.

Here is the schedule for the day

Noon to 12:45 p.m. – Keynote speaker, Jones

12:45-1:15 p.m. – Question and answer with Jones

1:15-2:15 p.m. – Tour Richardson’s traveling museum

2:15-3 p.m. – Question and answer session with Jones and Richardson

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