Digital Equity & Innovation Chats
The League of Innovative Schools presents Digital Equity & Innovation Chats: bite-sized videos featuring district leadership on topics including technology and internet access, educational equity, racial justice, and social and emotional learning.
These conversations were filmed in summer and fall 2020, as superintendents and district teams were addressing how best to support students and their families during the second half of an unprecedented school year.
Honoring Race, Culture, and Ethnicity in Teaching and Learning (Dr. P. Erik Gundersen)
How has the past year shaped Pascack Valley Regional High School District's understanding of the impact of race, culture, and ethnicity within their school community?
Inverting Systems of Support for Students of Color (Dr. Baron Davis)
What kind of professional development is Richland School District Two providing to school leaders and teachers, especially to support students of color, students from low-income backgrounds, English language learners, and students with special needs?
Supporting Social and Emotional Well-Being During School Closures (Dr. Melissa Moore)
How is El Segundo Unified School District supporting the social emotional well-being of students and their families and caregivers, as well as of teachers during school closures?
Uncovering and Addressing Inequities Exacerbated by COVID-19 (Dr. David Miyashiro)
How has Cajon Valley Union School District's perspective of equity shifted with COVID-19?
Extending Equitable Learning Experiences Beyond the Classroom (Supt. Marlon Styles)
What is Middletown City School District's formula for allocating resources to ensure equity?
Engaging with Students, Staff, and Community to Effect Change (Dr. Susan Enfield)
What kind of training and programs has Highline Public Schools implemented to support teaching staff in addressing racial equity and social justice?
Supporting Personalized Instruction During Distance Learning (Supt. Tom Rooney)
How is Lindsay Unified School District supporting personalized instruction during the 2020-2021 school year?
Providing Robust Virtual Learning During a Pandemic (Supt. Matt Miller)
How is Lakota Local Schools providing students with robust virtual learning and meaningful connections during the pandemic?
Leveraging Partnerships to Support Students and Families (Dr. Michelle Rodriguez)
How is Pajaro Valley Unified School District connecting students and their families with internet access, devices, and additional support?
Coming Together as a Community to Address Inequities (Supt. Erik Burmeister)
How has Menlo Park City School District's perspective of equity shifted as a result of the pandemic?
Creating Meaningful Distance Learning Experiences (Supt. Mary Grow)
How is East Irondequoit Central School District ensuring all of their students have access to the devices they need to fully participate in distance learning?
Cultivating and Sustaining Anti-Racist Approaches to Education (Dr. Steven Webb)
What is Vancouver Public Schools' formula for allocating resources to ensure equity?