Full Circle with Garland

016 // Dr. Darnisa Amante-Jackson // Dig Deep for Equity

February 03, 2021 Garland Fuller Episode 16
Full Circle with Garland
016 // Dr. Darnisa Amante-Jackson // Dig Deep for Equity
Show Notes

Welcome Season Two! On Episode 016, Garland interviews Dr. Darnisa Amante-Jackson,  President & Co-Founder of The Disruptive Equity Education Project (DEEP) 

Highlights of Episode 016:

  • Darnisa Introduction - 1:30
  • Upbringing and early influences - 2:30
  • DEEP framework: DBIE - 04:39
  • Belonging - 10:05
  • Meritocracy is a myth - 12:02
  • It starts with reckoning - 14:00
  • Narratives and its importance - 19:52
  • White privilege - 24:00
  • The Inner Work - 28:30
  • The Goal is Sharing - 34:20
  • Critical Race Theory - 36:49
  • What’s next for Deep - 45:00
  • Inclusion and Equity Drive my Work: 46: 21
  • Full Circle 46:46
  • Afterthoughts -   51:37

Dr. Darnisa Amante-Jackson is an educational and racial equity strategist that is deeply committed to the study of culture; innovation; and adult development. Since earning her master’s degree in Anthropology from Brandeis University, and her doctorate from Harvard’s Educational Leadership Doctorate (Ed.L.D.), Dr. Amante-Jackson has honed her knowledge of culture and adult development to transform organizational and school cultures on issues of equity; change management and re-design. Dr. Amante-Jackson currently serves as the CEO of The Disruptive Equity Education Project (DEEP) and as system level leadership lecturer at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education.

The Disruptive Equity Education Project (DEEP) is a professional development and strategy organization that is focused on the intentional, developmental, and complex work that is associated with changing mindsets around equity and dismantling systemic oppression and racism.

Connect with Darnisa:
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/darnisa-amante-jackson-ed-l-d-5b877929/
Web: https://digdeepforequity.org/
Web: https://www.darnisaamante.com/

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