Tue, Oct 20 | Zoom Emailed Prior to Class Start

Witnessing Whiteness Discussion Series (Calling All Allies!)

Are you interested in learning more about interpersonal, institutional & cultural racism? Do you need help starting to explore or deepening your understanding of your relationship to race? Join non-Black allies in private school for a series of ten one-hour workshops. Scroll down for information.
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Witnessing Whiteness Discussion Series (Calling All Allies!)

Time & Location

Oct 20, 2020, 7:30 PM PDT – Jan 26, 2021, 7:30 PM PST
Zoom Emailed Prior to Class Start

About The Event

Join non-Black allies in private/independent schools for a series of ten one-hour workshops to read and discuss Shelly Tochluk’s Witnessing Whiteness: The Need to Talk About Race and How To Do It. 

The series will be led by facilitator Ryan Virden, an associate at East Ed, an education resource collaborative. Ryan has spent his professional career working in education, with a particular focus on socially conscious curriculum and liberatory pedagogy. He was the founding Dean of Culture at Hiawatha Collegiate High School, where the inaugural class saw 100% of students accepted into college. Ryan is a consultant and works with individuals and organizations to develop mindsets and build skills for communication across lines of difference.

Tuesday Class Dates: October 20, October 27, November 24, December 1, December 8, December 15, December 22, January 5, January 19, January 26. NOTE: Space is limited. Cost: $180/participant. Must purchase Witnessing Whiteness separately.

  • Witnessing Whiteness Series