Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1: Unpacking Racism

    • Introduction to Unpacking Racism

    • Lesson 1 - Why Do We Need to Talk About Race?

    • Lesson 1 Activity 1: How Comfortable are You Talking About Race in the Workplace?

    • Lesson 1 Activity 1 - Follow Up: How Comfortable are You Talking About Race in the Workplace?

    • Lesson 1 Activity 2: Write Some Things that Make Talking About Racism Easier and Harder

    • Lesson 2 - Community Agreements

    • Lesson 3 - Understanding Your Own Identity

    • Lesson 4 - Change the Lens (The Water We Swim In)

    • Lesson 5 - What is Racism? (Part 1)

    • Lesson 5 - What is Racism? (Part 2)/Systemic Racism

    • Lesson 6 - White Privilege (Part 1) - Reflection Activity

    • Lesson 6 - White Privilege (Part 2)

    • Lesson 7 - What are Your Reactions to What You've Learned?

    • Conclusion - What do I do Next?

  • 2

    Module 2: Waking Up to Bias

    • Introduction to Waking Up to Bias

    • Lesson 1 - Vocabulary

    • Lesson 2 - History

    • Activity 1 for Lesson 2 - History

    • Lesson 2 - History (Continued)

    • Activity 2 for Lesson 2 - History

    • Lesson 3 - Implicit Bias

    • Lesson 3 - Activity - Harvard Implicit Association Test

    • Summary of Waking Up to Bias

  • 3

    Module 3: Learning From Implicit Bias

    • Introduction to Learning from Implicit Bias

    • Lesson 1 - Part 1: Associative Learning

    • Activity for Lesson 1 - Part 1: Implicit Association Test (IAT)

    • Lesson 1 - Part 2: Associative Learning

    • Lesson 2 - Part 1: Affinity Bias

    • Activity 1 for Lesson 2: Affinity Bias at Work

    • Lesson 2 - Part 2: Affinity Bias

    • Lesson 3 - Part 1: What to do About Implicit Bias

    • Activity for Lesson 3: Brainstorm Ideas for Using Strategies to Undo Implicit Bias

    • Lesson 3 - Part 2: What to do About Implicit Bias

    • Lesson 4: Microaggressions Part 1

    • Lesson 5: Microaggressions Part 2

    • Lesson 6: How to Respond to Microaggressions

  • 4

    Module 4: Building Equitable Communities

    • Introduction to Building Equitable Communities

    • Lesson 1: Defining an Equitable Community

    • Lesson 2 - Part 1: Organization

    • Lesson 2 Activity - Have You Noticed Inequity?

    • Lesson 2 - Part 2: Organization

    • Lesson 3: Teams

    • Lesson 4 - Part 1: You

    • Lesson 4 Activity: In What Areas Might You Have Privilege?

    • Lesson 4 - Part 2: You

    • Lesson 5: Next Steps