Diversity and Democracy


Racial Equity Tools
Cosponsored by the Center for Assessment and Policy Development and MP Associates, the Racial Equity Tools Web site provides a compendium of helpful resources for educators and activists hoping to spark change within their communities. Designed to support social justice work at multiple stages, the Web site consolidates key readings and provides tips for applying them. To access the site's resources, visit www.racialequitytools.org.

Diversity and Inclusive Teaching
The Vanderbilt Center for Teaching's Web site includes an array of resources for instructors teaching diverse student groups. Featured topics include tips for developing an inclusive curriculum and strategies for creating an inclusive classroom environment. The Web site, which links to external articles, is available at www.vanderbilt.edu/cft/resources/teaching_
resources/ interactions/diversity.htm

Exploring Teamwork Essentials
Recognizing that students must learn skills for effective teamwork in order to be successful in work and in life, consultant Scott Boone created the Exploring Teamwork Essentials program to introduce students to core principles of teamwork. The program is designed for use in college classrooms or residential halls and emphasizes the importance of recognizing and valuing diversity. For more information, visit www.positivediversity.com.

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