Workshop & Training Schedules

Four-Day Leadership for Diversity Institute

Upcoming Training Dates

Please see the 2017 schedule here

All the 2017 Institutes will be held at Hunt Valley Inn, in Hunt Valley, MD.(BWI airport)

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

A: Diversity and Inclusion Skills

These skills include:

  • Valuing and welcoming similarities and differences among group members and staff;
  • Examining the misinformation that impacts our behavior toward others;
  • Understanding the role identity plays in leadership;
  • Identifying the harmful effects of oppression on one’s own group;
  • Preventing and interrupting bigoted remarks and behaviors;
  • Learning how to be an ally to all groups.

B: How to Integrate NCBI Principles and Practices into Your Leadership - Participants practice how to implement NCBI skills and practices in their own workplace and community settings. Individual coaching is provided in these skills:

  • Leading effective meetings that include everyone’s voice;
  • Building a team of support for one’s own leadership;
  • Structuring effective, respectful conversations about difference; and
  • Increasing cultural competency.

C: How to Listen to Concerns Underneath Controversial Issues - Participants will learn skills to move hotly contested issues forward and reframe the debate in a way that builds bridges.

D: How to partner with NCBI to build a local community, campus or organizational affiliate to institutionalize the skills.