“If you have come here to help me, you are wasting your time. But if you have come because your liberation is bound up with mine, then let us work together.”   

 – Lilla Watson

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Reframing Racism Workshop: Language and Tools for Advancing Equity

October 10 @ 9:00 am - October 12 @ 1:00 pm

An intensive, IN-PERSON workshop that occurs over 3 days.
Date/Time: October 10 (9am-4pm), October 11 (9am-4pm) and October (9am-1pm)
Register Now! What can I do? It’s a common question we hear in response to racial events that show up in the news and occur in our own communities.

Reframing Racism provides an opportunity for people to build a foundational understanding around equity, diversity and inclusion and understand their role in advancing this work within their personal and professional communities.

During this training series, participants will:

  • Explore how race was constructed
  • Build common language around equity, diversity and inclusion
  • Analyze current events
  • Learn new tools to support in the advancement of this work
  • Connect with others and participate in a learning community

This workshop will include:

  • Facilitated dialogue and discussion
  • Experiential learning activities
  • Assigned readings and viewings

Training and racial affinity group sessions occur in person

CEI will gladly issue PDUs via CEI certificate for educators.  Participants must work with district and TSPC to verify acceptance.



Center for Equity & Inclusion
1801 NE Alberta Street
Portland, OR 97211 United States