Rosetta Lee to Speak at FWCD

FWCD will host Diversity Speaker and Trainer Rosetta Lee on Tuesday, November 27, for a series of diversity-related presentations. She will meet with students in each division throughout the morning and then lead a professional development workshop for faculty in the afternoon. All divisions will be dismissed early on November 27: Lower and Middle School dismiss at noon; Upper School dismisses at 1 p.m.

Lee serves Seattle Girls’ School (SGS) in dual roles. As a faculty member, Lee teaches subjects such as science, math, technology, art, ethics, model building and more.  As a professional outreach specialist, she designs and delivers training for all constituencies of the school community, as well as the local and national educational and nonprofit sectors. SGS is an innovative school for Junior High School girls, aiming to empower women leaders and change agents, as well as dedicating its energies to a diverse community of students and faculty, an anti-bias mission, and an integrated curriculum. 

Since 2004, Lee has been a diversity speaker and trainer on a variety of issues, including cross-cultural communication, identity development, prejudice reduction and coalition building, gender and sexuality diversity, facilitation skills, bullying in schools, and gender bias in the classroom. Lee has presented at numerous conferences and nonprofit organizations such as the White Privilege Conference, Junior League and City Year. She has also worked with over 90 K-12 public and independent schools throughout the country, as well as a number of colleges and universities. She has served several years on the faculty of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Diversity Leadership Institute, as well as NAIS’ diversity think-tank cadre, Call to Action.
4200 Country Day Lane, Fort Worth, TX 76109
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Fort Worth Country Day (FWCD) is a JK-12 private, independent, coeducational, nondenominational college-preparatory school located on approximately 100 acres in Fort Worth, Texas. The mission of Fort Worth Country Day School is to foster the intellectual, physical, emotional, and ethical development of capable students through an academically rigorous college preparatory program that integrates the arts and athletics.