NIOT Princeton

Archives


5 Day Challenge Stop the Hurt: Implicit Racial Bias Challenge Sunday, Aug. 19- Thursday, Aug. 23

Dr. Amanda Kemp, racial justice and mindfulness mentor, author and facilitator, is offering a 5 day challenge to stop implicit racial bias.  Each day of this challenge, she will send ONE email with ONE simple concrete action to be taken…

Read More

As Starbucks trains on implicit bias, the author of ‘White Fragility’ gets real

On May 29, 2018, the day Starbucks closed thousands of stores to carry out racial sensitivity trainings, USA Today interviewed Robin DiAngelo, race educator who coined the term “white fragility,” about challenges to changing white people’s attitudes and behaviors and…

Read More

It Doesn’t Just Happen at Starbucks. Teachers Need Racial Bias Training Too.

Zachary Wright, a white man and 12th-grade literature teacher, relates how he came to understand his complicity in the perpetuation of systems of racial oppression. “The tearing down of implicit racial bias is not a one-off exercise, but rather something…

Read More

Men Arrested in Philly Starbucks Speak Out

Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson had been in the Starbucks in Philadelphia two minutes before the barista called 911, precipitating the arrival of the police and the two men’s arrest.  To hear Robin Roberts’ complete interview with them on Good…

Read More

Preventing Racial Bias in the Classroom: What One Researcher Hopes to Learn

Doris Chang, Director of Clinical Training and Assistant Professor of Psychology at the New School for Social Research, describes a Mindfulness-Based Critical Consciousness Training (MBCC-T) for teachers she is piloting, which “will combine training in mindfulness and culturally-responsive pedagogy with…

Read More