For All Learners
Thriving in a Diverse World Foundations I and II: Overcoming Bias and Stereotype Threat
This course is appropriate for all learners. It provides foundational knowledge in key diversity and inclusion content through two 20-minute eLearning experiences:
- Overcoming Bias
- This course helps learners understand the nature and effect of bias, something that science has shown affects even well-intentioned people. It includes practical evidence-based strategies to help you live your values and prevent biases from affecting you, your coworkers/colleagues, and the people you serve.
- Overcoming Stereotype Threat
- This learning experience describes focuses on Stereotype Threat, sometimes called Social Identity Threat. Hundreds of studies have shown that stereotype threat is common and has surprisingly powerful negative effects. The learning experience provides practical evidence-based strategies to prevent stereotype threat from affecting you, your coworkers/colleagues, and the people you serve.
They do not have to be completed at the same time - feel free to complete one or log out and back in any time.