We are not a training agency!
We offer education to achieve the impact that we want to see in society.
What is 'D.E.I.+B'?
Representation refers to the basic idea that if children see people who look like them reflected in marketing, course materials, community leadership- they are more likely to identify with and be able to imagine themselves as belonging in the field.
Equity: eliminating barriers
Equity ensures everyone has access to the same treatment, opportunities, and advancement. Equity aims to identify and eliminate barriers that prevent the full participation of some groups.
The social ties that accompany a sense of belonging are a protective factor helping people manage stress and other behavioral issues. When feel we feel supported, individuals feel less alone, we are more resilient, often coping more effectively with difficult times in life.
Your school / team's culture is shaped by each interaction with students, clients, volunteers, employees and leadership have with one another. We create blended learning journeys that equip people to incorporate inclusion into their everyday life.
Our specialized workshops are specifically designed to meet the need in combatting racism and prejudice.
Having a plan to help you remember and use what is learnt is essential.
We work with you to create a strategy that helps ensure education takes hold in your team, with resources & plans.
DEON's executive team are available as keynotes speakers, panel member, and roundtables, in addition we can facilitate and moderate your next workshop or event.
We specialize in urban education, world culture, American History, trauma informed responses to working with people of all ages and walks of life.
Our unique perspectives highlight the importance of inclusion and belonging in modern society. From topics directly associated with issues faced by minorities and women to fresh viewpoints on business, future trends, the economy, motivation, artificial intelligence, mental health, emotional intelligence, team building, business growth, trending topics, social justice, social change, diverse markets, workplace culture, and leadership, these cultural diversity and inclusion speakers make events well-rounded and relatable to a variety of audiences.
In addition to key note speakers, we offer a variety of facilitated youth programs, adult trainings, workshops and programs, based on the needs identified. Get in touch with us to customize your plan.
Some of what we can offer:
Managing Personal Bias & Racism through a Historical Lens
Unconscious bias and the Brain
Co Conspirator Vs Ally ship
Systemic Racism: The Who, What & Why
Diversity & Inclusion Foundations
Celebrating Diverse Months
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"the function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically; Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education." Dr Martin Luther King Jr