Diversity and Equity Conferences

The mission of Excellence in Equity is to facilitate staff development in matters of equity and engagement, so all individuals grow and work in an environment where everyone feels safe, valued, and welcomed.


  • Gain knowledge of our students' cultures in relation to learning.
  • Build positive relationships in the buildings/classrooms and community to promote student achievement).
  • Promote higher student achievement by understanding our students/families.

View the Equity in Learning Calendar for upcoming Diversity & Equity Conferences.

noguera-2013Dr. Pedro Noguera Returns to APS, Reminds Staff of Importance of Equity

  • If you missed out on Dr. Noguera's recent presentation or would like to watch it again, you can view a recording of it here.








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Upcoming Events
8:00 am APS Transition Event – Middle Sc...
APS Transition Event – Middle Sc...
Apr 26 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
We are excited to announce that we are expanding the transition events that we hosted last year for some of our elementary and middle schools. This year, we will hold two Transition Days: - Tuesday,[...]
9:00 am EPAC Meeting
EPAC Meeting
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
ELA Parent Advisory Council Meetings for 2016-17 - Wed., Sep. 21, 2016 - Thu., Dec. 1, 2016 - Thu., Feb., 23, 2016 - Thu., April 27, 2016 Meetings will be from 9-11 a.m. at the[...]
all-day Learning Community Support Team ...
Learning Community Support Team ...
Apr 28 all-day
Learning Communities will be meeting every Friday during the school year. Please contact your LC director/assistant for location and times. Required Attendees: Support team members (MTSS (Multi- tiered system of support) partner, PWR (post-secondary workforce[...]
APS Division of Equity in Learning