Critical Race Training in Education

North Carolina State University

Undergraduate

Mailing Address
Campus Box 7001, A Holladay Hall
Raleigh, North Carolina 27695-7001
Phone
(919) 515-2011
School Information
"NC State University began as a land-grant institution grounded in agriculture and engineering. Today, we’re a leading public research university that excels across disciplines. NC State is a powerhouse in science, technology, engineering and math. We lead in agriculture, education, textiles, business and natural resources. We’re at the forefront of teaching and research in design, the humanities and the social sciences. And we’re home to one of the planet’s best colleges of veterinary medicine. Our more than 36,000 undergraduate and graduate students learn by doing. They pursue research and start new companies. They forge connections with top employers and serve local and global communities. And they enjoy an outstanding return on investment." "With 12 colleges representing all major academic disciplines, more than 36,000 students and more than 2,300 faculty, NC State is the largest university in North Carolina. This is a preeminent research enterprise where undergraduate and graduate students learn from award-winning faculty." (Source: https://www.ncsu.edu/about/) (Source: https://www.ncsu.edu/academics/)
General Information
North Carolina State University is requiring students to take online training on topics related to Critical Race Training, such as "whitesplaining" and "privilege". Individual colleges have also begun to implement anti-racism into their curricula. For example, the Teachers College will train teaching degree candidates to incorporate anti-racist literature and tailor their language to become effective anti-racists. See developments below:

Critical Race Training Activity

  • Curriculum Changes and Requirements

    Teachers College will train teaching degree candidates to incorporate anti-racist literature and tailor their language to become effect anti-racists.

  • Anti-Racism, Bias, and Diversity Training

    "The training, 'Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for Students,' aims to equip 'learners with the information and skills necessary to create a respectful and welcoming environment for everyone.' According to the university website, key topics in the training include 'identity, selfhood, imposter syndrome, identity transitions, power, privilege, oppression, bias, respect, allyship and self-care.'"

Last updated March 14th, 2021