Equity in Special Education

Lunch and Learn: Equity in Special Education November 20, 2019 12 pm – 2 pm Bethaday Community Learning Space 605 SW 108th St Seattle, WA 98146   The Racial Equity Team, Equity in Education Coalition and The Coalition of Immigrants, Refugees, and Communities of Color have organized monthly Lunch and Learns on topics that disproportionately […]
Nov 20, 2019

Civic Boot Camp: Economy and Equity

Participants will hear from community leaders about Seattle’s economic health: from presentations on Seattle’s history and current growth, a walking tour of small local manufacturers, a panel discussion about the impact of economic growth on marginalized communities and workshop on how to get engaged to support a healthy economy.
Nov 1, 2019

Higher Education Lunch and Learn

Lunch and Learn: Higher Education  September 18, 2019  12 pm – 1:30 pm Bethaday Community Learning Space 605 SW 108th St Seattle, WA 98146   The Racial Equity Team, Equity in Education Coalition and The Coalition of Immigrants, Refugees, and Communities of Color have organized monthly Lunch and Learns on topics that disproportionately impact children […]
Sep 18, 2019

Restorative Justice Practices from a Grassroots Perspective Lunch & Learn

Lunch and Learn: Restorative Justice Practices from a Grassroots Perspective  August 21, 2019  12 pm – 1:30 pm   The Racial Equity Team, Equity in Education Coalition and The Coalition of Immigrants, Refugees, and Communities of Color have organized monthly Lunch and Learns on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month […]
Aug 21, 2019

Restorative Justice Practices

The  RET, EEC, and CIRCC have organized monthly Lunch and Learn on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month our topic is Restorative Justice Practices. People of Color are disproportionately represented in low-wage jobs that do not provide any kind of benefits. They face many disadvantages, including disparities in family income, health […]
Jul 17, 2019

Education in Prisons Lunch and Learn

The  RET, EEC, and CIRCC have organized monthly Lunch and Learn on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month our topic is Education in Prisons. We will discuss the different programs that are available in both men and women prisons. Included with that the accessibility of these programs for prisoners. Is there […]
Jun 19, 2019

SROs in Schools Lunch and Learn

The  RET, EEC, and CIRCC have organized monthly Lunch and Learn on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month our topic is SROs in Schools. We will be discussing with School Resource Officers the impact they have on students, especially students of color. We will also touch on if the role of […]
May 15, 2019

SROs in Schools Lunch and Learn

The EEC, RET, and CIRCC have organized monthly Lunch and Learn on topics that disproportionately impact children and families of color. This month our topic is SROs in Schools. We will be discussing with School Resource Officers the impact they have on students, especially students of color. We will also touch on if the role of […]

Intiman Theatre sheds debt as it focuses on social justice

The Intiman Theater has focused in recent years on issues of justice and inequity both nationally and locally —  and now has retired the $2.7 million in debts that nearly crushed it.
Jan 28, 2019

TAF Uncorked

An evening out with friends. A special yet purposeful date night with your significant other. A wind down to your work week. But, better yet, a chance to make a difference in the lives of traditionally underserved students by supporting high-quality, equitable public STEM education. Join Technology Access Foundation (TAF) at the TAF Uncorked wine-tasting […]
Sep 28, 2018

The Voices of Children: A Documentary Screening and Dialogue on Children’s Rights

Children have the right to be heard. Through language, drawings, movement, and play, children strive to communicate their beliefs, understandings, and needs. But often children’s experiences are discounted, their contributions to society minimized, and their voices silenced. If we listen to children’s ideas and closely observe their actions, what can we learn of their views about […]
Dec 8, 2017

Opinion: Our Seattle School Board needs to do right by students and families

Data shows clear disadvantages for Seattle students of color and English language learners. Time for the Seattle School Board to step up.
Nov 5, 2017