Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Illinois educators collaboratively developed this resource of 600+ Black artists for your use in designing your curriculum.

New! Integrate Latinx artists into your curriculum and help us build this resource!

LXCM Team Members

Jonathan Pruc
Deanna Sortino
Gabriel Mejia
Erin Garrity-Duffey
Alethea Busch
Heidi Varela
Cristal Sabbagh
Bert Stabler
Modupe Allen
Natalya Sturlis Kljajic

We’re in the process of building resources. If you have suggestions, please fill out the form in the “stay informed/join us” tab.

Land Acknowledgement/Land Remembrance Map

Download Tips for Getting Started

Book Recommendation: Culturally Responsive Teaching & The Brain. There is currently a book study for art teachers underway! Learn more

Book Recommendation: We Can’t Talk about That at Work!: How to Talk about Race, Religion, Politics, and Other Polarizing Topics

Anti Racist

Anti-Racist Art Teachers

Black Lives Matter_ An Open Letter to Art Educators on Constructing an Anti-Racist Agenda

Webinar Recording: Addressing Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Art Education through Critical reflective Practice.

Presenters: Dr. Sarah Travis & Dr. Emily J. Hood

Webinar Recording: Make Your Lessons Inclusive


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Read about our goals and strategies HERE


Thank you to our ED&I Committee members!


THANK YOU Chicago Community Trust and IDPH for supporting the advancement of Justice, Equity, and Creativity in Illinois Schools!