Implicit Bias - Gateway to Learning
Are you checking your Blind Spots
What is implicit bias?
Implicit biases are mental shortcuts related to the way our brains categorize information. These unconscious mental shortcuts can impact decision-making and behaviors in negative ways. Studies reveal that we are all subject to implicit bias. However, the good news is that implicit biases can be changed—we can learn to become aware of and address our biases.
OSU Partnered with the CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion (an initiative led by PwC) in November 2017
The CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ aims to rally the business community to advance diversity and inclusion within the workplace by working collectively across organizations and sectors. It outlines a specific set of actions the undersigned companies will take to cultivate a trusting environment where all ideas are welcomed and employees feel comfortable and empowered to discuss diversity and inclusion.
Check out the CEO Action website for President Drake’s Pledge by selecting here.
Here are some practical resources that you can use in your units
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