Well all, we’ve looked up, and another school year is behind us, how time flies! We are pleased to have seen many of our New York City school leaders at UnifiED Excellent School Visits May, our COP Wrap Parties, and Explorer Application of Learning Presentations. Finally, thanks to those who have shared [...]
Beyond the Basics: Transforming Literacy Instruction for English Language Learners and Students of Color is a groundbreaking professional development series designed to empower educators to create more inclusive and equitable learning environments for diverse student populations. By exploring strategies and best practices tailored for English [...]
In this Facilitating for Equity community of practice, you will develop 5 competencies that distill the essence of our best facilitation practices: 1) Developing a Critical Consciousness, 2) Engaging in Collaborative Co-Conspiratorship, 3) Cultivating Brave Learning Spaces, 4) Practicing Equitable Communication and 5) Embodying Compassionate [...]
Leaders will learn about the basic tenets of advocacy, identify an upcoming opportunity for advocacy that impacts their school, e.g., renewal, identify and map their own assets and resources that they can be uses in their own advocacy efforts, and development a tangible advocacy strategy that schools implement within their own community.
Disrupting General Education to Improve Special Education – Designing Schoolwide Systems that Work for ALL
When leaders design systems with learner variability at the center, all students benefit. This CoP is designed to ensure leaders can name the criteria for inclusive school-wide systems, specifically as it relates to learner variability, and evaluate their existing vision and systems through this lens. Leaders will walk away with a framework [...]
It was wonderful to see so many of you at #DCSC2023, thank you for coming together, in community, to demand equity and integration in our schools. With you all we are, indeed, intentionally integrating our communities, one school at a time. As we look ahead to the spring, DCSC is hard at work on the […]
We hope you all have time to be thankful, rest and break bread with family and friends this week – and are heading into the remainder of the year rested on a high note. Here at DCSC, we have been hard at work strategically supporting your work of demanding equity and integration. A few highlights from the Fall […]