East Stroudsburg University strives to create inclusive environments through culturally relevant teaching and training. The Diversity and Inclusion Committee sponsors a series of workshops throughout each semester that illustrates these concepts; however, what follows is a list of resources that can be of assistance!

  • Adams, M., Bell, L. A., Goodman, D. J., and Joshi, K. Y. (Eds.) (2016). Teaching for diversity and social justice (3rd ed.). New York, NY: Routledge.
  • Adams, M., Rodriguez, S., & Zimmer, K. (Eds.) (2017). Culturally relevant teaching: Preparing teachings to include all learners. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.
  • Gay, G. (2018). Culturally responsive teaching: Theory, research, and practice (3rd ed.). New York, NY: Teachers College Press
  • Inzlicht, M. & Schmader, T. (Eds.) (2012). Stereotype threat: Theory, process, and application. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
  • Jha, S. (2018). Read this, save lives: A teacher's guide to creating safe classrooms for LGBTQ+ students. The Empathy Alliance.
  • Samuels, D. (2014). The culturally inclusive educator: Preparing for a multicultural world. New York, NY: Teachers College Press.

Spring 2019 Workshop Series

Thursday, February 28, 2 p.m. and 3 p.m., Beers Lecture Hall

Food Insecurity Impacts on Students
Amy Freeman, MSW, LCSW, Director of Health and Wellness
Gene Kelly, Ph.D., Interim Dean of Student Life/Instructor, Psychology

Thursday, March 28, 2 p.m. and 3 p.m., Beers Lecture Hall

Universal Design for Learning
Jill Boyle, M.S., Coordinator, OASIS

Thursday, April 18, 2 p.m. and 3 p.m., Stroud Hall 117

Reaching the Adult Learner
Bonnie Green, Ph.D., Professor, Psychology

Raffle at each program!

Contact Us

For more information or to get involved with the Committee, please email Cornelia Sewell-Allencsewell@esu.edu

Contact Information

Campus Address
Reibman Administration Building
(570) 422-3463
(570) 422-3410 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Assistant Vice President, Campus Life & Inclusive Excellence
Cornelia V. Sewell-Allen
(570) 422-4017