Diversity, Equity and Inclusion on Campus
Training is Performative, Education is Transformative
In the wake of George Floyd’s murder, colleges and universities across the country have enthusiastically embraced training as a tool to promote racial justice. These trainings go by different names, including “sensitivity training,” “diversity training” and “antiracism training.”
Here are some things training is good for: customer service, Excel and CPR. Some things it’s not good for? Diversity, equity and inclusion.
In this engaging animated video, Amna Khalid and Jeff Snyder explain why training is no substitute for education when it comes to campus DEI initiatives.