New DEI micro-course now available for courts and court professionals. This online self-study course has 5 short modules that encompass important aspects of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the courts.
Question of Ethics: A Conversation on Courts and Ethics – May 2022 Episode Brought to You in Cooperation with NACM This episode of A Question of Ethics will continue to explore diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), and NACM’s commitment to helping provide equal justice. This session was recorded after the Ethics Subcommittee Conference Call on April 28th, 2022. … Continue reading Diversity, Equity, Inclusion: Political Agendas and Affirmative Action
Question of Ethics: A Conversation on Courts and Ethics – Summer 2022 Edition of the Court Manager Brought to You in Cooperation with NACM NACM has made a commitment to the values of providing equal justice regardless of race, gender, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation or identity, disability, or social economic status. What is the court’s ethical obligation, particularly … Continue reading Diversity, Equity, Inclusion: What is the Court’s Duty?
"Making Diversity & Inclusion REAL: a How-To Primer for Court Administrators" was presented as a NACM bonus video session; the session is now available to everyone.
NACM Virtual Conference has both live-streaming and recorded sessions with excellent content. A good example is "Making Diversity and Inclusion Real -- a How-To Primer for Court Administrators."
Court Leader’s Advantage Video Podcast: October 2020 Episode Brought to you in cooperation with NACM For decades we court professionals have committed ourselves to the practice diversity and inclusion. We make this commitment to earn the public’s trust and confidence in our nation’s courts. This dedication is ongoing; the work still continues. The goals of … Continue reading Diversity and Inclusion: Why Is It Even More Important Now? Part Two
Court Leader’s Advantage Video Podcast: September 2020 Episode Brought to you in cooperation with NACM Over the last forty years, our nation’s courts have been committed to diversity and inclusion, in order to live up to the ideals of fairness and equality, and to build public trust and confidence. While we can point to … Continue reading Diversity and Inclusion: Why Is It Even More Important Now? Part One
Court Leader’s Advantage Video Podcast: August 2020 Episode Part Two Brought to you in cooperation with NACM Welcome to part two of the Court Leader’s Advantage podcast on Courts and Systemic Bias. We continue to look at the state of our courts regarding systemic bias and what advice we have for others moving forward. The … Continue reading Courts and Systemic Bias: What Lessons Have We Learned? Part Two
Court Leader’s Advantage Video Podcast: August 2020 Episode Part One Brought to you in cooperation with NACM Since the death of George Floyd, this nation has agonized over divided perceptions of police and criminal justice. One perception sees systemic bias, mostly centered on law enforcement, with problems that need institutional change. The other perception sees … Continue reading Courts and Systemic Bias: What Lessons Have We Learned? Part One
In this time of attention to systemic discrimination in our justice systems, it is critically important to make Diversity & Inclusion a priority in court administration. This article outlines the actions that court administrators can take to make Diversity and Inclusion a reality.