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Ravenscroft is excited to host our inaugural Creating Inclusive Communities conference in conjunction with Pollyanna, Inc. The theme of this year’s virtual conference is “Race, Privilege and Belonging.” The conference will revolve around conversations of how race and privilege impact a sense of belonging at our schools. Together we will share best practices and draw upon fellow communities to problem-solve and find meaningful solutions. 

We are excited to have you join us!

Keynote Speaker

Rosetta Lee serves Seattle Girls’ School in dual roles. SGS is an innovative school for Junior High School girls, aiming to empower women leaders and change agents and dedicating its energies to a diverse community of students and faculty, an anti-bias mission, and an integrated curriculum. As a faculty member, Rosetta teaches subjects such as science, math, technology, art, ethics, social justice, and more. As a professional outreach specialist, she designs and delivers trainings for all constituencies of the school community, as well as the local and national educational and nonprofit sectors.

Since 2004, Rosetta has been a diversity speaker and trainer on a variety of topics, including cross cultural communication, identity development, implicit and unconscious bias, gender and sexuality diversity, facilitation skills, and bullying in schools. Rosetta has presented at numerous conferences and nonprofit organizations such as the White Privilege Conference, Junior League, and City Year. She has also worked with over 250 K-12 public and independent schools throughout the country, as well as a number of colleges and universities. She has served several years on the faculty of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Diversity Leadership Institute, as well as NAIS' diversity think-tank cadre, Call to Action.

Rosetta has served as President on the Board of Directors of SMARTgirls, a Director on the Board of the Northwest Association for Biomedical Research (NWABR), Chair of the 2006 Seattle Expanding Your Horizons Conference, Co-Chair of the 2006 NAIS People of Color Conference, Think Tank Member of the 2012 NAIS Annual Conference, and as a trainer/facilitator with the National Coalition Building Institute. Rosetta is the recipient of the 2007 Outstanding Partner in Education Award from the Northwest Association for Biomedical Research and recipient of the 2005 Distinguished Teacher Award for the Washington Federation of Independent Schools.

INAUGURAL EARLY BIRD PRICING
$500 per school
Register by April 16, 2021

REGULAR PRICING
$1,300 per school 

Space is limited. We can accommodate 15 schools. Please be in touch if the conference fee is cost prohibitive for your school.


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Contact Us

Lisa Horton
Assistant Head of School for Human Resources and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
919-847-0900 ext. 2246
lisa.horton@ravenscroft.org