Bay Area Zillas,
The National Equity Project (NEP) is hosting workshop on how to design and facilitate meetings for equity. We know that sometimes getting the conversation started can be the hardest part--this could be a useful opportunity to hone those skills!
Some more information from their website:
October 17-18, 2016 | Portland, OR
January 19-20, 2017 | Oakland, CA
June 19-20, 2017 | Oakland, CA
How do I design agendas that help people do their best work and learning together?
How do I create the conditions necessary to have hard conversations about equity issues?
How can I help my group become a motivated team that is committed to the work they are doing together?
What do I do when my group feels “stuck” or when strong emotions arise during conversations about equity?