If you are looking to educate yourself or resources for conversation, feel free to look here. We plan to continue to add resources. Let us know if there are any we should add.
Implicit Association Test (IAT)
Identifies thoughts, feelings and preferences outside of conscious awareness and control. Tests include: Disability IAT, Race IAT, Skin Tone IAT, Race IAT, Religion IAT, Asian American IAT, Sexuality IAT, Native American IAT
Understanding Race: Are We So Different?
Looking through the eyes of history, science and lived experience, the RACE Project explains differences among people and reveals the reality – and unreality – of race. The story of race is complex and may challenge how we think about race and human variation, about the differences and similarities among people.
Talking about Race
The National Museum of African American History and Culture web portal provides tools and guidance to empower your journey and inspire conversation.
Books about Race and Racism
"For those who want to take anti-racist action but don't know where to begin, below is a list of books about racism — anti-blackness in particular — and white privilege." - Arianna Rebolini
Book for Middle and High Schoolers
Fifteen books that address inequity, equality, and organizing for middle and high schoolers.
Evolving Language of Diversity
Article includes a fact sheet that presents a way of thinking about language. In the words of the author, "We choose to use words that convey sensitivity and understanding not because we want to be "correct"but because how we use words affects people - their concept of themselves and members of their group and the ability to create and maintain authentic relationships across difference."
An on-line magazine that provides news, resources and commentary on the role of diversity in strengthening the corporate bottom line.
A place for educators to find thought-provoking news, conversation and support
for those who care about diversity, equal opportunity and respect for differences
Hate crime laws and data from the ADL and FBI, 1997-2015.
By Basheer Ahmed, 2017 MCA Award Honoree
This book is available through amazon.