Honoring Student Experiences - Highlighting Shared Inquiry and Dialogue
Race Project KC - Student Cohort 1 Shawnee Mission East, Paseo, and Wyandotte High School
Formed in 2015, Cohort 1 started with students from Shawnee Mission East and Wyandotte. Paseo High School joined in 2017. During the 2017 -2018 school year, cohort 1 will come together seven times. Their events include a trip to the Nelson Atkins Museum, workshops on identity and storytelling, deliberative dialogue training, and a Segregation Bus Tour of Kansas City.
Race Project KC - Student Cohort 2 Shawnee Mission West, Blue Valley West, and St. Teresa's Academy Formed in January 2018, Cohort 2 will come together three times during the Spring of 2018. Their events include a trip to the Nelson Akins Museum, a workshop on identity, and a Segregation Bus Tour of Kansas City.
"Students with diverse friend groups feel more secure, less lonely and are less prejudiced against other groups."