Equity Resource Library

Our Equity Team and community have compiled this list of resources we have found helpful to grow our equity competence. Know of a great resource? Use the Resource Recommendation form to make a suggestion!

Starter Kit (short set of resources for those new to equity work)

Overview of Courageous Conversations Protocol: G10-courageous-conversation-protocol-overview.pdf (iel.org)

How to have productive conversations about race at work | MIT Sloan

Courageous Conversations About Race by Glenn E. Singleton, et al: Want to borrow this book? Email us at: equityteam@wellsbranchpta.org

So You Want To Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

How To Be An Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo and/or (if you prefer a video): What’s My Complicity? Talking White Fragility With Robin DiAngelo | Teaching Tolerance

Glossary | Racial Equity Tools

10 Minutes to PTA the Transformative Way – YouTube

Allyship (& Accomplice): The What, Why, and How | by Michelle Kim | Awaken Blog | Medium

excerpts from: RACIAL MICROAGGRESSIONS IN EVERYDAY LIFE (contentstack.io)

Equity in Education | BROTHERS Academy

Articles and websites

The 1619 Project – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack by Peggy McIntosh


Watch The Film | Slavery by Another Name | PBS

Film-Discussion-Guide-13th.pdf (educationforjustice.org)


Introducing: Nice White Parents – The New York Times (nytimes.com)

Code Switch : NPR

Books for parents to read to/with your kids

20 Picture Books for 2020: Readings to Embrace Race, Provide Solace & Do Good

Teach Us Your Name: Book Review & Activities | Globe Trottin’ Kids (globetrottinkids.com)

Books and book lists

Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria by Beverly Daniel Tatum

Caste by Isabel Wilkerson

15 Latinx Authors You Really Need To Be Reading Right Now (bustle.com)


RISE Digital Learning Series | RISE (risetowin.org)

Recordings of Professional Development Webinars presented by the RRISD Equity Task Force (ETF). This is a great place to start if you are new to the topic of Racial Equity! Equity Task Force – YouTube

Lists of additional resources:

Starter Kit of Resources for Anti-Racist Awareness and Accountability | Baristanet


Round Rock HS Equity Resources: Resources (google.com)

How To Be Anti-Racist – The Riveter