By Isaiah McGee
Make Black History an ongoing observance. Today's vlog has a few free resources to get you started.
The resources offered by IncludED Thought Partner – Isaiah McGee – Today's vlog, we hope you will use to cultivate curiosity and celebrate the contributions made by Black Americans every day. The Story of Black America IS the Story of America.
Often people just don’t know where to turn to get resources to understand the rich deep history that Black Americans (who have often been mistreated or ignored in society) have contributed in the US.
Here is a quick list to learn about their cultural contributions, as well as their collective struggle to be treated with the full dignity, that they and every human being deserve.
Resources shared in today's vlog:
The 1619 Project and the
Time-sensitive consideration. The 1619 Project Education Network recently launched a call for applications inviting educators, administrators, content specialists, and curriculum supervisors for K-12 schools and school districts to apply for the inaugural cohort of The 1619 Project Education Network. Educators and administrators working with adults and youth in jails, prisons, or youth detention facilities are also encouraged to apply.
Click here for more information, and to apply! Applications are due Monday, March 15, 2021.
Isaiah McGee is a leading partner with Equity and Justice Consulting LLC, a consulting, training, and coaching firm focused on professionals, organizations, and businesses searching for resources, pathways, and solutions that will lead to growth, engagement, and functionality around issues of social justice and systems equity. Equity and Justice Consulting specializes in being a catalyst in the areas of professional development, government relations, policy development, and strategic planning.