The Diversity Committee is eager to bring to PS 321 a screening of this important film. Please join us on Thursday, October 18th at 6:30 pm in the auditorium for to watch “I Am Not a Racist, Am I?" 12 ... [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!
Please join us on Thursday, September 27 at 7:50 am to review plans for the 2018-2019 school year. Location will be announced on the website in advance of the meeting. We encourage and welcome new ... [Continue Reading]
Do you have a suggestion for this year’s No Place for Hate Book Club? The Diversity Committee wants to hear your ideas! We’re looking for books at every grade level that focus on race, gender, class, ... [Continue Reading]
In celebration of Black History Month, the PS 321 Diversity Committee invites you and your child to collaborate on this year’s Quilt of Heroes. Honoring the many champions of African-American history, ... [Continue Reading]
Please join PS321's PTA on Thursday, January 18th at 6:30 pm to watch Mudbound, a award-winning film based on the novel by Hillary Jordan and adapted and directed by Dee Rees that The Washington Post ... [Continue Reading]
Please join PS 321 and the Diversity Committee for the second part of the popular three-part series Raising Race Conscious Children. Learn how to speak openly and comfortably about race with your ... [Continue Reading]
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]
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]