Closing the Empathy Gap: Creating an Equitable Learning Environment

The impact of Implicit Bias on educational outcomes has been well-documented. This presentation by Claudia Morrell, Senior Consultant at Morrell and Associates, discusses ways that Implicit Bias in our education system can be addressed by developing empathy in educators. Morrell proposes that equitable learning environments have three main components: 1) Inclusion; 2) Normalized; and, 3) Empowered. Learn more about this approach, the research behind it, and suggested areas for further research by exploring this presentation.