Equity and Inclusion Summit for Parents

The Equity and Inclusion Summit for Parents is July 1, from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

  • Welcome and Opening Remarks
  • Tiffany Taylor Smith: Parents as Partners for Teaching and Addressing Racial Equity
  • Divisional Working Group - Breakout Session
  • Report of Recommended Actions
  • Next Steps
  • Closing
All constituents are welcome to attend the Keynote by Dr. Eddie Moore between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m on July 2 as well as the Closing Talk by Rosetta Lee between 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m. The Zoom links for these two separate events will be shared via email on July 1st with those who have registered.

Equity and Inclusion Summit for Parents Speaker Tiffany Taylor Smith

For over 15 years, Taylor Smith has worked with education, business and community organizations to increase intercultural competence for both adults and students. In 2001, she founded TR Taylor Consulting, LLC., (now Culture Learning Partners) to help build better cross-cultural relations, navigate cultural diversity and increase cultural equity.

She has worked as a consultant with Indiana Wesleyan University since 2013 to help develop and deploy an institution-wide diversity and inclusion strategy. She completed more than 25 on-site sessions at the main campus and its regional educational centers, and served as project manager during the past year for the development of web-based multicultural awareness training. In 2016, she consulted with the president and executive team at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana, to design and facilitate a two-day team retreat focused on increasing intercultural competence. She is currently executive director for inclusive excellence education and professional development at the University of Dayton.
Register for Newark Academy's Equity and Inclusion Summit here.


For more information, please contact Gardy Guiteau, Director of Equity and Inclusion, at equity@newarka.edu.