Training, Professional Development & Curriculum
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We offer customized training, consultation, speakers, & panels. It would be an honor to support your employees & leadership to elevate your organizational culture.
Professional Learning CommunitIES & Training Workshops
We facilitate a responsive, interactive, hands on, minds on, hearts on learning experience for all participants to grow in their understanding & practices.
LGBTQI+ Affirming & Expansive
Digital Curriculum Sets
All revenue from training & curriculum goes towards supporting Rainbow's programs & services in the community.
Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, & Expression (SOGIE)
Professional Development & Training Workshops
Professional Learning CommunitIES
Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, &Expression (SOGIE): LGBTQI+ FluencY & Allyship Series
Sign up for 1,2 or all 3 sessions!
SOGIE Series: Sept. 29, 30,
9am-11am PST | Location: Virtual
Cost: $300 ($100 per session)
Includes information that progressively builds on itself through 3 sessions
SOGIE Session 1 - Breaking Through the Binary: Participants will learn the foundational concepts of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Expression (SOGIE), identify current outcomes of rigid gender norms in our communities, and devise ways we can begin to break through dominant narratives around the gender binary and heteronormativity.
SOGIE Session 2 - Dimensions, Impact, and Dialogue: Participants will explore the dimensions of gender and sexuality, the importance of pronouns, looking at personal and community impact of LGBTQI+ Implicit bias, and general best practices for allyship.
SOGIE Session 3- Affirming and Expansive Approaches: Participants will move beyond a basic understanding of LGBTQI+ topics, exploring bias, privilege, and intersectionality while digging deeper into identities within the LGBTQI+ community. We invite creative and strategic thinking about specific action steps you and your family, community, and/or place of work community, and/or place of work can take to inform policies, language, facilities, culture and attitude within all our communities.
Sign up for 1, 2 or all 3 sessions!
Professional Learning Community for Educators
Join our Professional Learning Community specifically curated for people in the education field to grow in their understanding and practices.
Sept. 20, 2012, Nov. 15, 2021, Jan. 24, 2022, May 14, 2022
Time: 3-4pm PST | Location: Virtual
This professional learning community provides a unique opportunity for educators to connect, network, and dialogue on current topics relevant to the members’ experience. This group meets 4 times throughout the year in a structured group format led by Rainbow Community Center staff facilitator.
Topics will be responsive to the group needs and possible themes may include: being an ally to LGBTQI+ colleagues, gender and racial justice, supporting students, distance learning, working with families that hold a wide range of beliefs, & incorporating LGBTQI+ curriculum into lessons, social justice clubs and affinity groups.