What is Critical Race Theory, and why is it so controversial? An interactive dialogue on practices to address racism and systemic oppression will be facilitated by Dr. Jamillah Moore and Dr. Nicole D. Porter.
Where are you in regards to understanding race, ethnicity and culture? Have you individually begun the journey to become an ally/good ancestor to address inequities?
Please join Drs. Moore and Porter in deepening our understanding of self and how we interact, engage and facilitate discussions and practices to address racism and systemic oppression as leaders of action in our communities.
This interactive dialogue will achieve the following outcomes: 1) Analyze personal feelings and beliefs around race, ethnicity and culture. 2) Define critical race theory and identify connections to current work.
About Jamillah Moore, Ed.D.: Dr. Jamillah Moore is the newly-instated Vice President for Student Affairs & Enrollment Management at San Francisco State University. Previously, she was President of Cañada College in Redwood City. A native Californian, Dr. Moore holds two degrees from California State University, Sacramento: a Bachelor of Arts in Communication, and a Masters in Intercultural Communication and Public Policy. Dr. Moore also earned a Doctorate from the University of San Francisco in International and Multicultural Education.
About Nicole D. Porter, Ed.D.: Dr. Nicole Porter has over 20 years’ experience in developing and facilitating programs for young children, families, college students and educators.
Dr. Porter currently serves Skyline College as a professor in the Education/Child Development department as part of the Business, Education, and Professional Programs Division. She is also the professional learning coordinator in the Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning department as part of Academic Support and Learning Technologies Division.