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Creating an equitable approach to school wide multicultural celebrations

November 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm PST


Please join POCIS Northern California for a conversation about Creating an Equitable Approach to school wide multicultural celebrations.

We will be learning from the experiences of:

Britt Anderson, Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Prospect Sierra School

Priti Hulse , 3rd Grade Lead Teacher at Prospect Sierra School

Melissa Skiles, Director of Wellbeing, The Hamlin School

Patrice Wakely, Director of Institutional Equity & Belonging at  San Francisco Friends School at  San Francisco Friends School

Facilitator: Sharon Ng, Director of Community Engagement, Children’s Day School

Date:  Monday, November 06

Time: 530-7 pm

Light bites and drinks served 5:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Address: The Studio, Children’s Day School, 333 Dolores Street

Who should attend: Directors of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion,

Division Heads, K- 8th Teachers, and Directors of Curriculum, Community Directors, Parent Association leads who run events, festivals and community celebrations

Join us to learn how to:

  • Evaluate your school’s environment for cultural responsiveness
  • Empower students’ self- and group identity
  • Reduce the distraction and stress of holidays
  • Increase the significance of holiday activities
  • Utilize best practices for holiday celebrations
  • Create a collaborative community agreement about holidays
  • Align the adult community to embrace inclusion
  • Authentically represent cultures
  • De-emphasize dominant holidays

RSVP HERE by November 02, 2023



Children’s Day School
333 Delores Street - The Studio
San Francisco, CA
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