Who We Are
The D16 T/OT Black Caucus is a group that wishes to create a space to voice personal aspirations, group objectives and systemic issues around the lived experiences of African, Caribbean and Black identifying teachers. The Black Caucus Committee provides opportunities to connect, learn, heal and be supported for individual and collective liberation through action, education and capacity building.
promotes Black members to be leaders, mentors and role models who strive towards making our work environment inclusive, safe, and equitable;
provides workshops and opportunities to assist in utilizing Identity Affirming approaches, professional development, mental health and wellness supports, and related matters of interest to the collective group
gathers almost every month to discuss updates, initiatives and to deepen a sense of community by connecting with each other
Some Group Activities may include:
Cultural events and excursions
Workshops and Conferences (local and provincial)
Leadership and Professional Development Opportunities
Community advocacy and sponsorship
If you are interested in joining or receiving emails for the Black Caucus, please do not hesitate to contact the Dismantling Anti-Black Racism Officer ; Equity, Anti-Racism and Anti-Oppression Officer.
Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion | UBC Extended Learning (ExL) - University of British Columbia
Anti-Racism and Equity Training For Members is available from provincial OSSTF through an application process. See the Educational Services Committee Page for more information and to apply.