Kenwood Families for Equity and Justice

 

This parent-initiated group advances values of equity, inclusion and racial justice on behalf of all students in the Kenwood School community and throughout Minneapolis Public Schools. Monthly meetings are open to all Kenwood School parents, caregivers, teachers and staff.

 

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Events

January-February Book Circle: me and white supremacy
Kenwood Families for Equity & Justice invite all Kenwood adults (parents/guardians/caregivers/educators) to join us for a 4-part book circle beginning January 11th, focused on Layla Saad’s book, me and white supremacy
 
WHO: Kenwood Community School adults who hold white privilege and want to begin the internal and external work of aligning their racial equity values with the actual practice of antiracist action.
WHAT: 4-part book circle focused on Layla Saad’s book, me and white supremacy
WHEN: Mondays, 8:00-9:30pm (January 11, January 25, February 8, February 22)
HOW: Via Zoom – large and small group breakout discussions. Facilitated by Kenwood parents, Meredith Fox (1st grade) & Ellen Guettler (2nd grade)
 
PARTICIPANT COMMITMENT: 

> Purchase the book
> Attend all 4 sessions
> Abide by the group norms we’ll create together (which will include no shaming and keeping conversations confidential)
> Read and complete the prework for each session

QUESTIONS: Please contact Kenwood parents, Meredith Fox (meredithfox@hotmail.com) or Ellen Guettler (ellenguettler@gmail.com).
 

Meeting Dates

Meetings occur the first Thursday of every month. To learn more and/or to join a KFEJ meeting, please get in touch with us!

 

Next meeting: Thursday, January 7 from 8-9:30 pm. January 7, 2021 Agenda

 
Zoom Meeting Link
Meeting ID: 857 2995 7215
Passcode: 126923

 

Meeting Minutes

December 3, 2020

November 5, 2020

October 1, 2020

August 5, 2020

June 25, 2020

June 8, 2020