Faculty and Staff Take Part in the NAIS People of Color Conference

From November 30 to December 4, several members of our faculty and staff virtually attended the People of Color Conference, sponsored by the National Association of Independent Schools.  The conference was attended by Ms. Aguirre, Mr. Boone, Ms. Christie, Ms. Shoates, Ms. Simmons, Ms. Wang, and Mr. West.

This year, the theme of the conference was “New Decade, New Destinies:  Challenging Self, Changing Systems, and Choosing Justice.”  In addition to attending, our Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Mr. Mason West led a seminar at the conference.  The seminar was titled, "Shaping Social Justice Champions: Designing a DEI-Focused Curriculum That Cultivates Activism and Community Leadership."
Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School is a private, coeducational day and boarding school for grades Pre-K through 12. Centrally located between Atlanta, GA, Greenville, SC, and Asheville, NC, we prepare young people for college, career, and a lifetime of leadership and service.