Posts by EduLeaders of Color R.I.

Save the Date for a Special Meetup with Dr. Christopher Emdin

Heads up Rhode Island teachers, leaders, and students- make sure to Save the Date for a special May 2018 meetup with Dr. Christopher Emdin on Wednesday, May 9th. We’ll also be giving out some copies of his book, “For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood…and the Rest of Ya’ll Too.”

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April 2018

“On the street is where the change is demanded. At the table is where it is made.” – Rev. Tony Lee   Attend the EduLeaders of Color R.I. April Meetup to speak and connect with other leaders and teachers of color who are committed to advancing equity in our schools, organizations, and institutions. Our convenings…

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March 2018

Are you committed to equity in education and beyond? Interested in connecting with other leaders and teachers of color leading the charge for educational equity? Have an innovative idea that you want to share with others in the community? Make sure to join us for our EduLeaders of Color RI March Meetup! Our convenings cultivate…

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February 2018

Would you like to meet others leading the charge for educational equity? Interested in sharing ideas and resources with educators and leaders? Join us for our EduLeaders of Color RI February Meetup! Our convenings focus on highlighting the work of educators and leaders within our state that are committed to equity in education. We are…

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December 2017

“I’m a real rebel with a cause.” – Nina Simone December’s meetup is all about highlighting and empowering women in Rhode Island, specifically women of color. This month we will be convening at the Rhode Island School of Design Museum to learn about ways women are leading change in various fields, from inside the classroom…

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October 2017

This month’s meetup will engage community leaders, educators, administrators, and artists from R.I. in a space that supports the intersection of innovation and education. Please join us on October 26th at the Social Enterprise Greenhouse to network, build and bridge ideas on how to innovatively solve problems of inequities in our education system. Our speakers…

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September 2017

A little less than a year ago, EduLeaders of Color R.I. hosted its first meetup to bring together leaders of color fighting for racial justice in education. The room was full of changemakers who talked the talk AND walked the walk. We’re excited to continue building and connecting with our first meetup of the 2017-2018…

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May 2017 Meetup

May 2017 Tupac Shakur once said, “Our future is our confidence and self-esteem.” Over the past 6 months, EduLeaders of Color R.I. has brought together over 100 leaders to build and make connections in the fight for racial justice in education. Collectively, we represent a movement for a better future for our children and have…

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April 2017

“Considered a fool ’cause I dropped out of high school Stereotypes of a black male misunderstood And it’s still all good.” – Biggie Smalls Let’s keep building and making connections with like-minded folks around ways to fight against racial inequities in education at the next EduLeaders of Color R.I. Meetup. Join us at AS220 for…

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February 2017

Would you like to meet others leading the charge for educational equity? Please join us for our Ed Leaders of Color Meetup! This gathering will focus on elevating the leadership, voice and influence of historically marginalized groups in the RI education system and community. It also serves as a safe space where people can network…

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