Join the Diversity Committee meeting's first meeting of the year to hear about all of the exciting events and initiatives planned for 2017-18. All are welcome on Thursday, September 28, at 7:50 am. ... [Continue Reading]
Diversity Committee - Celebrate the Diversity in Our Community!
This active committee creates and hosts events that explore the needs and strengths of our diverse school. We embrace and celebrate diversity through events that highlight and explore our varied cultures, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, socioeconomic backgrounds, genders, gender identities and expressions, abilities and differing points of view.
We welcome all interested parents, faculty and staff to our meetings and projects are excited to help our school in embrace the beautiful difference and diversity we each bring into the building every day.
The committee maintains a bulletin board in the main hall where we highlight diversity-related activities, holidays, festivals and book lists in a rotating basis. We invite anyone to propose and/or prepare a topic for our board explores diversity that exists within or should be introduced to our school! Do you celebrate a holiday we don’t know about? Do you have great display ideas for Women’s History Month? Are you wishing to share book recommendations for children to better understand gender identities? learning disabilities? Please contact us!
Mark your calendars for Thursday, May 25, from 6:30pm to 8pm. Around the World is a favorite family night where children can travel across the globe right here at school, learning about different ... [Continue Reading]
This year, the PS 321 Diversity Committee joined neighborhood school Brooklyn Free Space to co-host "Raising Race Conscious Children," a three-part series of workshops for parents and caregivers. Run ... [Continue Reading]
The P.S. 321 Diversity Committee invites you and your child to collaborate on this year's Quilt of Heroes in celebration of Black History Month. The quilt will highlight the many champions of ... [Continue Reading]
The Diversity Committee is pleased to announce the No Place For Hate Book Club in partnership with Community Bookstore. Click here for more information and to join! ... [Continue Reading]
From the Dept. of Education to our families: All of our students have a right to attend public school, regardless of immigration status. To inform families of this right and reassure them that ... [Continue Reading]
The PS 321 Diversity Committee has teamed up with Brooklyn Free Space to host a three-part series of workshops to help parents navigate discussions about race, racism, and cultural stereotyping. To ... [Continue Reading]
The PS 321 PTA and Diversity Committee present an exclusive sneak preview screening of the critically acclaimed film I Am Not Your Negro written by James Baldwin, directed by Raoul Peck, with the ... [Continue Reading]
Help celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, through October 15, by sharing your favorite children's Spanish-language books. Share a picture of a book cover on the Diversity Committee bulletin board in the ... [Continue Reading]