A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE® Institute
ADL’s A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE® Institute is a leading provider of anti-bias education and diversity training programs and resources. The Institute seeks to help participants: recognize bias and the harm it inflicts on individuals and society; explore the value of diversity; improve intergroup relations; and combat racism, anti-Semitism and all forms of prejudice and bigotry.

Click here for more information about how you can bring The Institute’s anti-bias and anti-bullying/ cyberbullying programs to your school.

 

COLLEGE CAMPUS PROGRAMMING
The ADL Santa Barbara office offers a variety of programs for college campuses customized to the specific needs of the institution. Many of the programs focus on diversity education and are based on our A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE® Institute offerings.

 

GLASS LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
The Glass Leadership Institute is ADL’s emerging leadership program- identifying, training and encouraging young Jewish leaders to become involved with ADL throughout their lives. Participants are selected based on their potential leadership qualities and their sincere interest in the program.

 

GROSFELD FAMILY NATIONAL YOUTH LEADERSHIP MISSION TO WASHINGTON, DC
This annual four-day trip brings a delegation of 10 students from our region together with students from across the country to visit the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. Students learn leadership skills while discussing the universal lessons of the Holocaust, and exploring ways to combat bigotry and bias in their daily lives. Students undergo an intensive and competitive interview process in order to qualify for the program.

 

HOLOCAUST EDUCATION
Echoes and Reflections is the result of an unprecedented partnership among three leaders in education: the Anti-Defamation League, the USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education, and Yad Vashem. This resource includes everything teachers need to teach the complex issues of the Holocaust and its lessons for today. Click here for more information about how you can be part of the next conference.

 

MILLER EARLY CHILDHOOD INITIATIVE
The Miller Early Childhood Initiative provides anti-bias training and resources for the early childhood community. The goal of the Initiative is to assist caregivers, educators, and families in creating and sustaining bias-free early childhood programs and homes that encourage children to appreciate diversity at an age when the seeds of prejudice can begin to take root.

 

NO PLACE FOR HATE®
The No Place For Hate® initiative offers students, teachers, administrators and family member the opportunity to work together to combat prejudice and enhance a culture of respect in the school community.

 

ONLINE RESOURCES
Curriculum Connections is a collection of original lesson plans and resources that help K-12 educators integrate multicultural, anti-bias, and social justice themes into their curricula. Each edition is organized around a particular topic or theme.

 

Be an Ally: Six Simple Ways

 

Bullying Prevention and Intervention for Schools

 

Bullying Prevention and Intervention Tips for Families

 

Empowering Children in the Aftermath of Hate: A Guide for Educators and Parents