Addressing the unconscious biases that affect student achievement. 


Diversity Talks provides K-12 school districts, higher education institutions, community based organizations, and corporations with student-led professional development grounded in the cultural competencies of diversity, equity and inclusion to increase academic performance and achievement.



Diversity Talks aims to foster a healing space for students and educators to have culturally relevant conversations in the classroom.

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Our Services

Diversity Talks offers 12 hours of in-person professional development led by students to cohorts of up to 40 participants.

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Diversity Talks has received a high quality rating across 15 schools districts and 2 universities in Rhode Island and over 15 schools in Missouri .

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Our Practice

In 2017, Diversity Talks evolved into a limited liability company that serves as a platform for student voice with a focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion.


“Being able to have our own students trained to lead these uncomfortable conversations is powerful.”

Jana Cooper, Principal, KIPP

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Ranked 4.5 out of 5

Diversity Talks provides students and educators with the opportunity to address their blind spots in a safe and collaborative environment.

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