The Road Ahead

The process of creating a diverse, informed, and supportive community is never done. Below, you'll find a list of upcoming events from our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusivity team intended to further the understanding and allyship of our students, parents, and faculty. This page will be updated throughout the year, so check back regularly! 
Windward Reads—Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?
 
This Summer, the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Team invites you to join in a Windward Read of the following classic, newly updated in 2017: Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? by Beverly Daniel Tatum. All students entering Grades 9-12, Parents/Guardians and Faculty/Staff are invited to join us in our book club. In addition we will be hosting three book community discussion on the following evenings from 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. 
 
  • Tuesday, July 7
  • Tuesday, July 21
  • Tuesday, Aug. 4

More information and a Zoom link will be provided before the first session. Please fill out this form to sign up for the book club.

Upcoming Faculty/Staff Training

We are fortunate to have the expertise of Teaching While White, an organization devoted to anti-racist training for schools; please visit the website for further information and facilitator biographies. 
 
  • Co-founders Elizabeth Denevi and Jenna Chandler-Ward will facilitate Leading and Teaching While White. 
  • Senior Consultant Randolph Carter will facilitate Leading/Teaching for Faculty, Staff and Administrators who identify as People of Color. 
Workshop: Leading While White (Mandatory)
When: July 8, 9, 15, and 16 from 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Who: Head of School, Chief Operating Officer, Assistant Heads of School, Division Associate Directors, Admissions Director, Deans, Program Directors, College Counselors, Counselors, and Department Chairs who identify as White.
 
Workshop: Teaching While White (Mandatory)
When: August 3, 4, 5, and 6 from 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Who: All Faculty/Staff who identify as White except those attending the Leading While White workshop
 
Workshop: Leading/Teaching For Faculty and Staff of Color (Mandatory)
When: July 8, 9, 15, and 16 from 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Who: All Admin/Faculty/Staff who identify as People of Color