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Week 7 Session
DEI: Solutions for Vulnerable Communities

Week 7 Curriculum

Welcome to Week 7 of the CoT Program. This page contains the program curriculum for the Week 7 session. This week's session will focus on

Objectives: The objectives of this session are to:

  • Understand and explore solutions for global climate change, transportation, and energy for vulnerable communities.

  • Encourage members to get involved and advocate for vulnerable communities (local communities and culturally relevant).

Week 7 Resources


Week 7 Facilitator Handbook Excerpt: Here

Join Us Live

(All club and organizations welcome!)

Virtual DEI Professional Roundtable Discussion

Or

Watch the Zoom Recording During

Your Normal Session

Zoom Recording: Click Here

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Activity

DEI: Solutions for Vulnerable Communities

Virtual DEI Professional Roundtable Video

Overview:

  • DEI Professionals: Special DEI professionals will join as guests to share their diverse insights on vulnerable communities experience challenges related to climate change, transportation, and energy and potential solutions to help these communities.

  • Moderator: A CoT Teen will moderate the virtual session along with Dr. Christie Murray. The  Teen Moderator and CoT Teens will ask career professionals questions that CoT Teens submitted as part of their Week 6 DEI Scenario Roleplaying activity.

Facilitator Instructions for Normal Sessions:​

  • If your club or organization is unable to join the live Virtual DEI Professional Roundtable Discussion on March 12, 2024 at 5:30 pm EST, during your normally scheduled session time, play the DEI Professional Roundtable Discussion video here.

  • Facilitate a discussion with your teens during or after watching the roundtable video. Feel free to stop the recording at times and engage the group in discussion.

  • Use the debrief questions in the Wrap Up section below to help facilitate a discussion.

Wrap-up

1. Session Debrief Questions:

  • What were some of the ways vulnerable communities are affected by global climate change, transportation, and energy?

  • What was one insight shared by the DEI professionals that surprised you?

  • What are some ways local residents and communities can get involved?

2.  Facilitator:

  • Provide an Overview of Week 8.

  • Record attendance for Week 7.

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