The two identified goals of the Walls Equity and Inclusion Task Force are:
Equitable access to school opportunities and events
Curriculum materials audit (ongoing) to ensure inclusion and representation of black and brown people
SUGGESTIONS or COMMENTS?
CLICK HERE to give our Task Force any comments, questions or suggesting regarding diversity, equity and inclusion at Walls Elementary School.
In addition, the Walls Task Force will support the Guiding Principles as outlined by the Kent City School District.
Click here to read the Guiding Principles of the District Equity and Inclusion Task Force.
Please click on the following links for resources and information regarding equity and inclusion.
Articles & Guides
Structured Language and Health Equity Language Guide from the American Heart Association
Meaningful Conversations Talk Sheet--Caregiver/Parent talk sheet
School Curriculum Resources
Book Riot Blog--Black American biographies (ordered for our school)
Walls Library diverse titles (Be sure to view the tabs at the bottom of the document.)
Our District and Building
In addition, our library has a extensive selection of books available to students by authors from a wide variety of ethnicities and backgrounds and about subjects encompassing everything from science to poetry, and fiction and nonfiction.