Diversity Committee

Whittier Diversity Committee Updates
Please mark your calendars with the updated Whittier DivCo events, and note that the next general meeting will be in February 2019:

  • January 16th 7 PM at Dole Library Meeting Room—come to Podcast Club where we will watch a 20-30 minute TED talk together, then have a discussion in a safe space.  We are looking for different topics to discuss that include race, culture, gender, socioeconomics, or disability. Join the chat and share your thoughts.  All are welcome.
  • February 19, 2019 6 PM-8 PM—come to our Whittier 101 Series for a lecture and discussion on PBIS (Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports) with Whittier Principal Mr. Robinson, the school’s social worker, and the student support specialist. Childcare provided.
  • April 30, 2019 6 PM-8 PM –at this Whittier 101, Whittier Principal Mr. Robinson and other staff will discuss academic evaluation and touch on steps one might take prior to establishing an IEP and academic supports at Whittier.  Childcare provided.