Re: Funding for Diversity Training at LAS GNOME (Urgent)

Hello Meg,

The idea sounds good. I have a few questions:
- Is the workshop open to other participants in LAS?
- Is it limited to a certain number of people? Is so, how many?
- Would it be possible to attend remotely?
- What would be the difference between the 1 and 2 hours training?


On Sat, 21 Jul 2018 at 06:07, Federico Mena Quintero <federico gnome org> wrote:
On Fri, 2018-07-20 at 19:41 -0500, meg ford via board-list wrote:
> I'm writing as a member of the Talks Team for LAS GNOME. We invited
> Audrey Eschright to keynote, and, based on feedback from Rosanna and
> Neil in the LAS meeting on Wednesday, I asked Audrey if she the
> Foundation could hire her to do a diversity training during either
> one or two of the unconference slots. She replied today and said that
> she had a inclusive language workshop that focuses on how to use the
> best terminology in hiring and documentation, including practice
> exercises. It could be adjusted to run 1-2 hours, and she would
> charge $300 for the one hour version and $500 for 2 hours.

I think this is a great idea.  Audrey's Recompiler Media has produced
some really good stuff so far, e.g. the Responsible Communication Style
Guide.  I'd be happy for the Foundation to sponsor this diversity


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