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Cultural Competency

 

CULTURAL COMPETENCY TRAINING II
Presenter: Dr. Tanis King Starck, SDSU, College of Education
Sponsored by the Mesa College Committee for Diversity Action, Inclusion & Equity (CDAIE) and Learning Opportunities for Transformation (LOFT) Supported through
 Student Success & Equity

This course will present a historical overview of the oppression experienced by each of the four major U.S. minority groups, to demonstrate the connection between historical oppression and current experiences of inequity and injustice. We’ll also explore the impact of social institutions on identity and cultural patterns of minority groups, individual and family needs, and the social institutions and agencies attempting to meet these needs.

Friday, Feb.  23, 2018,  9am – 1 pm     Mesa College LOFT, LRC-435
Friday, Mar.  16, 2018,  9am – 1 pm     Mesa College LOFT, LRC-435
Friday, Apr.  20, 2018,  9am – 1 pm     Mesa College LOFT, LRC-435
Friday, May. 18, 2018,  9am – 1 pm     Mesa College LOFT, LRC-435

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  • Flex Credit available
  • There will be no cost to participants
  • Completion of ALL FOUR sessions constitutes the training
  • This training is jointly sponsored by the Mesa College Committee for Diversity Action, Inclusion & Equity (CDAIE) and Learning Opportunities for Transformation (LOFT)
  • This training is being supported through Student Success & Equity.

About the Presenter 

Dr. Tanis King Starck 

  • Assistant Dean of Special Projects, SDSU’S College of Education
  • Director of the Cultural Proficiency Institute for Educators (CPIE)
  • Author of the book we will be using for our training, Enhancing Cultural Competency for Educators
  • The 2017 Outstanding African American Educator for San Diego County