Black. Female. Leader: Reflections on Social Justice Work in ​Majority White Communities

10:30am. Discover what it takes to be an advocate for social justice education as a 6 foot, black, female, administrator, with dreadlocks in majority white independent schools. Stephanie will explore her own journey, while reflecting on the lessons it has for any majority white community seeking to support black leadership. ​Music from singer/songwriter Maureen Andary.

Relationship Building: WES’ Grounding and Growing Love

10:30am. How do we build a culture in a community like ours–one that values communication and allows us to navigate conflict well? Amanda, joined by words from Jo London and Bob Pokorney, will reflect on WES’ historical Relationship Building curriculum and the ways that work informs our unfolding culture. Music from Josh Blinder.