Equity Services Resources

  • Welcome to Equity Services Resources. Here you will find articles, videos, podcasts, book recommendations and more. It is our hope that our resources page serves as a place for further learning around cultural competency, equity, and justice.

    Equity Library Collection

    Equity Services provides a variety of texts for different ages and backgrounds. If you wish to read some of the books in the Equity Library, please contact one of the School Success Liaisons. To view the books offered please click this link.

    Multicultural Books

Equity Services Professional Development

  • Cultural Competency Training is provided by Equity Services to school staff. The training includes self-reflection and discussions around and but not not limited to potential bias, microaggressions, and the impact this may bring on students, families and school communities.

    Cultural Competency training is required to maintain licensure and include the following areas:

    •  Racial, cultural, and socioeconomic groups
    •  American Indian and Alaskan native students
    •  Religious diversity
    •  Gender identity, including transgender students
    •  Sexual orientation 
    •  Language diversity
    •  Individuals with disabilities and mental health concerns     
    •  Systemic racism    

    If you have any questions please reach out to equity@isd194.org.

Multimedia Resources

Video

  • Colorblind or Colorbrave- Mellody Hobson

  • Ensuring Educational Equity for All Students

Podcasts