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






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






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.





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


Supporting Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging Goals


Pollyanna's High School Racial Literacy Curriculum

Beginning in fall, join the writers of Pollyanna’s High School Racial Literacy Curriculum for a series of workshops covering each of the eight subjects in depth. Stay tune for dates. 

Showing Up & Standing Up

Check back in the fall for new dates. This 4-part conversation series will move you forward. It will support you to learn more about white people’s roles and responsibilities in working for racial justice.

MaPaGa + Me: ABCs of Race-Conscious Parenting

This workshop is for parents/guardians of children four years and younger. Jacqueline Nelson, former kindergarten teacher, DEIB educator, and mom of two young children, will create connections and community for families with young children and teach the group how to talk about race with each other and with their children. Check back for fall dates.

Myths About Pollyanna

We’ve picked four of the most common myths that we have heard from opponents of our racial literacy work and have highlighted them in this resource. These myths threaten to undo our work, so we must undo them.


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