Understanding Implicit Bias

Download State of the Science: Implicit Bias Review 2013 Defining Implicit Bias Also known as implicit social cognition, implicit bias refers to the attitudes or stereotypes that affect our understanding, actions, and decisions in an unconscious manner.  These biases, which encompass both favorable and unfavorable assessments, are activated involuntarily and without an individual’s awareness or … Continue reading »

Social Determinants of Health

Download Brochure The social determinants of health approach is distinguished by a broad focus on the economic, social, political, and psychological determinants of population health.

Ohio School Board Directs Districts to Reduce Student Racial Isolation and Promote Diversity

  COLUMBUS, OHIO – A new policy to empower school districts to promote diversity and reduce racial isolation in Ohio schools was adopted unanimously by the The State Board of Education of Ohio. On May 15, the Board adopted the Diversity Strategies for Successful Schools Policy. The policy derived by the Kirwan Institute for the Study of … Continue reading »

Ohio School Board Directs Districts to Reduce Student Racial Isolation and Promote Diversity