Elementary School

Actions/StrategiesTimelinePersons ResponsibleResources Needed
Read books and stories depicting various cultures, men and women in a variety of roles, and people with mental and physical challenges in a variety of roles.  On-going K-5 Staff and volunteers School District & Community resources
Provide multiple experience creating an understanding of inter-generational experiences, and sharing of family traditions. For example, each student could present an interview held with a grandparent or older family friend. Once per year K-5 Staff and volunteers
Provide multiple experiences comparing and contrasting the culture and traditions of people of different countries around the worlds. For example, each student could complete an assessment showing understanding of the differences and similarities. 
Establish family mentorship program by matching ESOL families with native speaking families.
Include diverse food choices on school lunch menu.
Set aside an area in each school library for a monthly display of diversity materials. 
21st Century Diversity Strategic Plan for Diversity

21stCentury

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21st Century Partnership - Community Strategic Plan for Diversity (Under Re-construction).

Back in May 1999 Olmsted County led the formation of a 21st Century Partnership to research and propose what it would take for Olmsted County to be a leader in the 21st Century. This document attempts to bring back some of that information for re-use.

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Manual Navigation

21st Century Partnership - Community Strategic Plan for Diversity (Under Re-construction).

Back in May 1999 Olmsted County led the formation of a 21st Century Partnership to research and propose what it would take for Olmsted County to be a leader in the 21st Century. This document attempts to bring back some of that information for re-use.

All content on a single page