Facilitators should ask their team what respect means to them. We generally learn these prejudices from our parents, friends, church, the media, etc. Being a diverse organization means more than just filling out some quota for having minority groups on your teams and in your leadership roles. I have felt discriminated against on the basis of my gender; race or ethnicity; religion; ability or disability; sexual orientation; or socio-economic status. Involves two groups being given different sets of cultural rules to role play, then having to work out ways to communicate and solve tasks using their different cultural norms. As people engage in these activities, we hope that they open up dialogue so that people find connections with each other and acceptance of differences. I have attended a religious or spiritual service that is not of my own religious and spiritual identity.
Diversity: Understanding and Teaching Diverse Students
Discussion How did it feel to be in the center of the circle? The table was designed to highlight two important themes:. Schedule your discovery session with KPC to discuss your unique goals and learn how our customized curriculum will transform your organization. These activities, which can be adapted to teach any content area, involve social learning as they involve students in working together to build and solidify their knowledge. Beyond the lesson on homelessness, I wanted to assess the effect of all 30 English lessons, so before implementing any of the lessons, I administered the following pretest measures:. Most individuals are both a target and an agent of oppression, due to:
2 Effective Diversity Activities for Work Departments
Kiren is 47 years old and lives in Delhi in India. Materials Markers and 8-byinch sheets of paper folded horizontally. When the facilitator talks about these concepts with the group, it is helpful to start with an understanding that everyone experienced being a target or agent at some point in their lives. The worst thing for her is the way the other people look at her. What a lovely exercise.
Please look at the evaluations we have received. Since the Equality Act came into force, we have developed a new pack - Practical Tools for the Delivery of Equality and Diversity which is an updated version of this pack and is for sale on our website. Once she lived with her husband Ray in a nice house in the suburbs of Delhi. Someone in my extended family grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins lives in my house with my family. Suggested questions if participants need help getting started: Phil Hawthorn rated this item with 5 stars.