NAESP Center for Diversity Leadership

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The Center for Diversity Leadership focuses on promoting best practices and sharing resources related to cultural responsiveness and inclusion leading to a deeper understanding among all leaders on how to address the needs of each student.

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The Center works to both assist leaders of color in their pursuit of leadership positions and to amplify the voices of these leaders in order to encourage more diverse representation of leaders within schools.

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Leaders engaged in the work of the Center for Diversity Leadership are typically interested in an action-oriented approach to equity and anti-racist practices that can transform learning and teaching

Join Dr. Ryan Daniel and Edgardo Castro for the Center for Diversity Leadership, Coffee and Cultural Conversation series. Every school leader, regardless of the location, faces challenges and opportunities with diversity and inclusion. The Coffee and Cultural Conversation series will offer leaders across the nation a safe network to collaborate and expand their knowledge of managing and leveraging diversity within their school community. Participants will come together in an educational setting and learn from experts and from one another.

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Meet the Fellows

Ryan Daniel

Ryan Daniel

NAESP Center for Diversity Leadership Fellow and Principal
Chillum Elementary School
Hyattsville, MD
Edgardo Castro

Edgardo Castro

NAESP Center for Diversity Leadership Fellow and Principal
Lincoln Elementary School
Gallup, NM

Resources

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