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Diversity at Far Brook

Together, we foster a sense of belonging, and we model and nurture kindness, caring, and respect for one another.

- From the Far Brook School Diversity Statement

WIDENING THE LENS DIVERSITY CONFERENCE, November 11, 2017

Far Brook School's 2017 Diversity Conference Topic: LGBTQ+: ILLUMINATING THE SPECTRUM AND CULTIVATING PRIDE. 

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CONFERENCE KICK OFF EVENT - Friday, November 10, 2017
An evening discussion for Far Brook parents with Dr. Stephanie Sasso on Friday, November 10, 6:30-8:00 PM, focusing on the LGBTQ+ spectrum, the importance of creating environments where students can be their authentic selves, and effective ways to support LGBTQ+ students and families.
Dr. Sasso has spent the past seven years of her practice working with LGBTQ+ adolescents and adults, by providing “…a safe, knowledgeable environment for LGBTQ+-spectrum clients and families…”, and has provided two well-received professional development opportunities for Far Brook faculty this year. 
SPECTRUM - A SOCIAL JUSTICE DISCUSSION GROUP FOR STUDENTS

Read about Spectrum here.

Spectrum gatherings are scheduled for the dates below. We will let you know when the dates for February-June have been determined.We begin at 3:30 p.m. and pick-up is at 5:00 p.m. in the car pool circle. There is no charge for this activity.

  • Monday, October 16
  • Tuesday, November 7
  • Tuesday, December 5
  • Tuesday, January 9
DIVERSITY RESOURCES
SOME DIVERSITY FACTS

AT FAR BROOK, FOR 2017-2018:

  • 40% Students of Color
  • 28% Faculty and Staff of Color
  • 21% Students receive tuition discount
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