Summer Programs

President & CEO Elizabeth Williams-Riley discusses Lead for Diversity and the Summer Educators’ Institute.

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60 Years After Brown v. Board of Education, the Need for Change Continues!

“Education is a principal instrument in awakening the child to cultural values, in preparing him for later professional training, and in helping him to adjust normally to his environment.” –U.S. Chief Justice Warren On May 17, 1954, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled in Brown vs. Board of Education that state laws establishing “separate but…

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Teach for Change! FREE Anti-Bias Institute Shows How to Model Inclusive Behavior in the Classroom

On April 11, the American Conference on Diversity will educate and empower educators to create multicultural learning environments where all students are embraced. With funding from the PNC Foundation, we will conduct a free one-day Anti-Bias Institute for early childhood educators, childcare providers, and students majoring in early childhood education who are nearing completion of…

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Educator Spotlight: Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Dr. Khyati Joshi

  Dr. Khyati Y. Joshi’s life as a social-justice educator has come full circle in numerous ways. After immigrating from India as a young child, she spent her first night in the United States in Bergen County, NJ. Fast-forward to adulthood, and this summer, the Fairleigh Dickinson University Associate Professor of Education wrapped up the…

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How to Stop the Cycle of Hate: Education, Education, Education!

The American Conference on Diversity Summer Educators’ Institute Aims to Promote Understanding & Multicultural Learning Environments. Register Today! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — From the recent rash of hate crimes after the Boston Marathon bombing to the Oak Creek (Wisc.) massacre, senseless acts of violence against Hindus, Sikhs, Muslims, and others because of…

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