Anchored in Literacy Event for parents, students and families
Parents, students and families are invited to join the African-American Equity Task Force at Anchored in Literacy, an event designed to celebrate African-American families and students, focused on the importance of reading and literacy in education. Activities include: family reading circles, local authors, African-American books for students, giveaways and more. The evening will also honor African-American history through oral traditions, African dance and drum circles.
- When: DATE COMING SOON
- Where: Evie Dennis Campus- Student Union Commons, 4800 Telluride St, Denver, CO 80249
- Please save the date, registration info coming soon
This event serves as the kickoff to the African-American Parent and Family Institute, a series of workshops hosted by the task force dedicated to educating and informing families on how to navigate DPS’ systems and structures in order to best advocate for their student’s needs.
African-American Education Network
The purpose of the African-American Education Network is to provide African-American students, parents and families with a tool to help navigate PreK-20 education in Denver and beyond. Visit the website.
Black Family Advisory Committee (BFAC)
The BFAC is being developed to promote opportunities that empower African-American families, If you are a parent or know parents and family members who would like to be involved in the BFAC, please reach out to Dr. Sharon Bailey.
Join DPS for a speaker series focused around diversity, equity and inclusion. Open to DPS team members, families and the community. Learn more.
Equity Boot Camp
Build skills and deepen your ability to infuse equity, inclusion and culturally responsive practices into your work during this one-day program. Open to DPS team members, families and the community. Learn more.