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Diversity, equity, and inclusion : strategies for facilitating conversations on race

"Facilitating conversations about race often involves tension, as both the facilitators and participants bring emotional experiences and their deeply held values and beliefs into the room. Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Strategies for Facilitating Conversations on Race guides facilitators through a process of becoming comfortable with the discomfort in leading conversations about racism, privilege and power"--Provided by publisher
eBook, English, 2015
Rowman and Littlefield, Lanham, 2015
1 online resource (xvi,169 pages)
9781475814996, 1475814992
Getting started. Structuring a workshop
Creating a welcoming environment
Common facilitator fears and needs
Increasing your confidence as a facilitator
Building relationships
Establishing credibility
Foundational facilitating tips & strategies. Facilitation style
Basic facilitation tips
Facilitation strategies
Responding to triggers in intercultural conflict. Examining a situation for understanding
Common examples of triggering events
Restructure self-talk
Assessing your triggers
Racial microaggressions
Hot buttons
Racial microaggression themes
Crossroads to reinforcing cycles in relationships
Learning conversation stems
Counteracting expressions of white privilege. Counteracting expressions of white privilege
Reframing or invalidating experiences of people of color
Valuing the product over the process
The idea that logic, reasoning, and linear thinking do not involve emotion
Being agenda-bound
Whites distancing themselves from other whites
Either/ or thinking
Facilitating courageous conversations. Strategies for facilitating courageous conversations
Facilitating dialogue between two participants
Engaging the resistance
Balancing humor and the seriousness of the issue
Role-playing activity
Appendices. A. This is the hour
B. Checklist of what to bring
C. Norms
D. What is cultural competence?
E. Definitions
F. Sample agenda
G. Sample workshop evaluation form
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