Spring 2019

Teaching and Mentoring in Diverse Classrooms with Dr. Derisa Grant, Stanford Faculty: Teaching and mentoring students with vastly different backgrounds than your own is becoming increasingly important. In this workshop, we will identify practical strategies for acknowledging and incorporating a variety of student identities and backgrounds in the classroom. We will also explore classroom practices to forge a shared classroom culture.

 
Friday, April 12th 
10am - 2pm 
Student Activities Center
 
Adapting Growth Mindset for Students of Color with Dr. Frank Harris, III and Dr. Luke J. Wood: This presentation highlights the challenges of applying several popular theories in education, including; challenge and support, engagement, grit and growth mindset, to underserved students of color. Presenters will discuss how these theories are "incomplete" and should be adapted for student success. 
 
Thursday, May 2nd
2pm - 5pm 
Doyle 4th Floor Reading Room 4520
 
Embracing a Culture of Inclusivity: Building Community, Part III with SRJC Faculty and Staff: Join SRJC’s supporters and allies of diversity and inclusion at this workshop aimed at reconnecting, reviewing recommendations and design a just in time plan aimed at rebuilding and sustaining true community at SRJC. 
 
Friday, May 10th
9am - 12pm 
Doyle 4th Floor Reading Room 4520