The Voice

Volume 2, Issue 5

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Greetings from the Office of Equity and Inclusion

The Voice - OEI January Welcome
BLM at School Week of Action will take place the first week of February (Feb 1st through 5th). Below please find resources to become more knowledgable and find ways that you may be able to incorporate into our learning spaces.
I Know My People Are Strong: Black Lives Matter At School

Other Useful Resources

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Resources: January 18th, 2021

September 27, 1966: MLK-A riot is the language of the unheard

The King Center

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National Geographic

Chapel Hill-Carrboro NAACP

He Had a Dream, Are We Living It? Youth Led Panel Discussion, Saturday January 16th from 1:00-3:00pm

Learn more.

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute

"Building upon the achievements of Stanford University's Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, the King Institute supports a broad range of activities illuminating Dr. King's life and the movements he inspired." Learn more.

OEI Professional Development 2020-2021 Offerings

Each session revolves around the theme of My Protest Is My Pedagogy.

Micro-Courses for Professional Development

Thank you to everyone who attended the micro-courses that were offered by the Office of Equity and Inclusion on October 14th and 21st. We will continue to offer professional development in January 2021. Please be on the look out for an email from your October facilitator for information about your January session.
Spring 2021 options will be available for CHCCS staff. Please look for updates from the Office of Equity and Inclusion!

BRMA Mentor Trainings

Are you interested in joining our next cohort of BRMA mentors? Check out the training opportunity and RSVP below.

BRMA New Mentor Training

Wednesday, Jan. 13th, 6-7pm

This is an online event.

Join the virtual event here: https://meet.google.com/egu-shdv-npq

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Check out the presentation from our new mentor training!

Learn about the National Mentoring Summit

BRMA: How are we doing? We need your feedback!

We need your help and feedback in strengthening BRMA. Please take a few minutes to answer a survey that uses the National Mentoring Standards from Mentor: The National Mentoring Partnership. We will be using your feedback to understand where BRMA is doing well and where more support is needed. The survey should take 5-10 minutes.


We appreciate your honest feedback and look forward to our continued partnership.


Click here if you are a Mentor: https://forms.gle/jypsjeyStgoGLaRz8

Click here if you are a Mentee/Family Member: https://forms.gle/z98qdvyyiPESXgZL9

Click here if you are a school Social Worker: https://forms.gle/BhyNbbxcUMPCsott7

Para completar este formulario en Espanol: Formulario en Espanol

Upcoming Community Events

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Nuestra Cocina: Happy New Year!

Friday, Jan. 29th, 4:30pm

This is an online event.

Equity Advisory Council (EAC) Meetings

EAC Academic Achievement Working Group

Monday, Jan. 11th, 6-7:30pm

This is an online event.

EAC Community Outreach Working Group

Monday, Jan. 11th, 6-7:30pm

This is an online event.

EAC Student Support Working Group

Monday, Jan. 25th, 6-7:30pm

This is an online event.