Pollyanna is a national nonprofit helping academic and other institutions achieve their diversity, equity, and inclusion goals.

 

 

Assessments

 

 

Community and organization-wide assessments, and curriculum assessments collect and synthesize feedback pertaining to inclusivity, along with the guidance needed to implement systemic change.

 

 

Curriculum

 

 

Pollyanna’s free K-8 Racial Literacy Curriculum is designed to help students gain knowledge about race as it has been constructed in the United States.

 

 

Workshops

 

A range of trainings and workshops aimed at supporting educators, families, or executives in driving intentional change across their institutions.

POLLYANNA INSIGHTS & RESOURCES

Supporting the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Field

 

8th-12th Graders: Join Monthly Teen Pollyanna Meetings

Join teens from across the US committed to helping their schools achieve their DEIB goals. We have interesting and informative monthly programming and each session will begin with a surprise keynote speaker. If you’d like to join us or invite your students or teens, our monthly conversations begin October 9. Please fill out or share this form to register.

Being Intentional about Building Lifelong Readers

Join us on October 9, 1-2:30PM ET on Zoom. Through exploration of the historical literary canon, our own reading journeys, and the journeys of our children, we will have an opportunity to unpack our relationship with the concept and begin the process of building authentically diverse libraries. 

Overview of Pollyanna's K-8 Racial Literacy Curriculum

Join us on October 16, 1-4PM ET on Zoom. Jason Craige Harris will guide you through an interactive Pollyanna Racial Literacy Curriculum workshop, which is designed to help students gain knowledge about race as it has been constructed in the United States.

Beyond Black@ - Developing an Effective Communications/DEIB Partnership

Join us on October 18, 12-1PM ET on Zoom for a workshop with Jan Abernathy that will help communications professionals have a deep relationship with the DEIB office that goes beyond approval of public statements on anti-Semitism or an Instagram lesson on Pride Month. 

Showing Up and Standing Up: A 5-Part Journey Towards Antiracism for White Adults

Join Pollyanna for this educational opportunity about white people’s roles and responsibilities in working for racial justice. Workshops take place monthly September 2021 – January 2022.

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