PAST MEETINGS

 

 

RJ Session 3: Participants will review their own policies and programming to identify opportunities to implement restorative justice practices.

Noelani Gabriel , Equity and Inclusion Consultant and Director of Family and Community Engagement at Community Charter School of Cambridge

April 29, 2021

INDEX Anti-Racism Discussion Series – Session #7

Uche Amaechi, Harvard Graduate School of Education – amaechi@mac.com

April 27, 2021

RJ Session 2: Redefining accountability and understanding restorative justice strategies and practices.

Noelani Gabriel , Equity and Inclusion Consultant and Director of Family and Community Engagement at Community Charter School of Cambridge

April 15, 2021

RJ Session 1: Exploring the roots of restorative justice. Compare and contrast retributive justice and restorative justice.

Noelani Gabriel , Equity and Inclusion Consultant and Director of Family and Community Engagement at Community Charter School of Cambridge

Additional Videos:

What is transformative justice?

How US schools punish Black kids

Additional Resources:

Restorative Justice Tips for Schools

Indigenous Origins of Circles

Pushout Film (School to Prison Pipeline)

Suffolk University Center for Restorative Justice

The Little Book of Race and Restorative Justice by Fania Davis

We Want to Do More Than Survive by Bettina Love

April 1, 2021

INDEX Anti-Racism Discussion Series – Session #6

Uche Amaechi, Harvard Graduate School of Education

March 23, 2021

Student Newspaper Guidelines – Discussion

Alison Grasheim, Director of Communications, Georgetown Day School;
Katie O’Dea, Director of Communications & Strategic Initiatives, Latin School of Chicago;
Jan Thomas, Director of Communications, Kent Denver School

March 12, 2021

INDEX Development Panel – What Worked and What’s Next?

Adam Bernick, Director of Institutional Advancement, Randolph School (AL), Betsy Ginsberg, Director of Development and Alumni Relations and Devon Wilson-Hill, Annual Fund Director, Shady Hill School (MA), Phil Klein, Director of Development, Kent Denver School (CO), Katherine Schulte, Assistant Head of School for Advancement and Strategic Priorities, Princeton Day School (NJ)

March 3, 2021

INDEX Anti-Racism Discussion Series – Session #5

Uche Amaechi, Harvard Graduate School of Education

February 23, 2021

INDEX Inclusive Teaching & Learning Panel

Panelists: Christen Tedrow Harrison, Director of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, Francis Parker (CA), Shanelle Henry, Director of Equity & Inclusion, Greens Farm Academy (CT), Tyneeta Canonge, Director Equity and Community Engagement,  and Lora McManus Graham, PK12 Chair of Equity & Instruction, The Blake School (MN), Trina Moore-Southall, Director of Equity & Inclusion, Brentwood School (CA)

February 22, 2021

Examining the Role of DEI in Admissions – Panel and Breakout Groups

Panelists: Kojo Clarke, Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, New Canaan Country School (CT); Stacey Kertsman, Dean of Equity Education and Social Impact and Karen Strobel, Director of Institutional Research and Teacher Support, Castilleja School (CA)

February 9, 2021

INDEX Anti-Racism Discussion Series – Session #4: Setting Clear Goals

Uche Amaechi of the Harvard Graduate School of Education

January 26, 2021

INDEX Anti-Racism Discussion Series – Session #3: Starting the Conversation in Your Community

Uche Amaechi of the Harvard Graduate School of Education

November 24, 2020

INDEX Schools Annual Fund/Giving Meet-Up

Annual Giving Directors/Managers

November 19, 2020

Reporting Systems on Instances of Bias / Discrimination / Harassment

Tamisha Williams, The Potomac School
Dyann Connor, Tower Hill School

November 16, 2020

INDEX Communications / Marketing Directors Meet-Up

Directors of Communications/Marketing

November 12, 2020

INDEX Head of School Panel & Discussion: School in a Post-COVID World

Mark Desjardins, HOS, St. John’s School, TX
Matt Levinson, HOS, Pingry School, NJ
Greg Schneider, HOS, Belmont Hill School, MA

November 11, 2020

INDEX Advancement / Development Directors Meet-Up

Directors of Advancement/Development

November 10, 2020

Long-Range DEI Planning – Panel & Discussion

INDEX DEI Colleagues

November 9, 2020

Virtual Data Review Session (For Heads of School and CFO’s only)

Lisa Pullman, INDEX

October 29, 2020

Virtual Data Review Session (For Heads of School and CFO’s only)

Lisa Pullman, INDEX

October 28, 2020

INDEX Anti-Racism Discussion Series – Session #2: Administration – Taking the Lead/Leading Change

Uche Amaechi of the Harvard Graduate School of Education

October 27, 2020

Virtual Data Review Session (For Heads of School and CFO’s only)

Lisa Pullman, INDEX

October 26, 2020

Virtual Data Review Session (For Heads of School and CFO’s only)

Lisa Pullman, INDEX

October 23, 2020

Webinar: Unveiling of the 2020-21 INDEX Annual Report

Becky McGrath, INDEX

October 19, 2020

INDEX Academic Administrators Panel: Reopening

Ricky Lapidus, Riverdale Country School (NY)
Deena Carey, Isidore Newman School (LA)
Dan Olexio, Columbus Academy (OH)
Marcia Spiller, Woodward Academy (GA)

October 2, 2020

Admission Directors Virtual Meeting: Operations Under COVID

Victoria Muradi, Director of Enrollment Management, Durham Academy

October 1, 2020

INDEX CFO Panel Discussion: Running a School During COVID

Tara Gohlmann, BB&N (MA)
Katharine Wardle, Francis Parker School (CA)
Jeff Martin, Norfolk Academy (VA)
Greg Miles, Waterford School (UT)

September 30, 2020

INDEX Anti-Racism Discussion Series – Session #1: What Does It Mean to Be An Anti-Racist Organization?

Uche Amaechi of the Harvard Graduate School of Education

September 29, 2020

Race, Equity, & Justice Curriculum Audits – INDEX Zoom Discussion

Joanne Brown, Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer, Pace Academy (GA) and Gulliver LaValle, Director, DEI, Hillbrook School (CA)

September 16, 2020

Safe & Effective Reporting of Racial Incidents and Micro-Aggressions 

Uche Amaechi of the Harvard Graduate School of Education

August 5, 2020