Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee (EDIC),
an ad hoc committee of the Grand Ledge Public Schools Board of Education
The Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee (EDIC) was created at the June 22, 2020 Board of Education meeting.
The current Board members serving on EDIC are Sara Clark Pierson, Jon Shiflett, & Patrick McKennon. The Board hired Dr. Dorinda Carter Andrews as a consultant at its August 10, 2020 Board of Education meeting.
The Grand Ledge Public Schools (GLPS) is committed to fostering a learning and work environment that values and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion. We aim to develop, implement, and maintain equitable, inclusive, and just policies, programs, curricula, and practices.
We have 4 priority area subcommittees:
- Welcoming & Inclusive Community for Students
- Racially Diverse & Social Justice-Focused Curriculum
- DEI Professional Learning for Staff, Administrators, & Students
- Diversity in Hiring Practices
If you have any questions, please submit them using the form at GLcomets.net/Board#Share.
2020-2021 Report of the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee as presented to the Board of Education on June 28, 2021.
The consciousness gap in education | Dorinda Carter Andrews
Teach Kids to Be Eagles: Overcoming Educational Storms | Dorinda Carter Andrews