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2019–2020 Meetings & Events

During the 2019–2020 school year, monthly DICE meetings will be held on Wednesdays. Meetings will alternate between mornings (7:30–8:30 AM) and evenings (7:00–8:00 PM). Morning meetings will take place in the large LEDP room (Lawrence basement level, near the first-grade stairs). Evening meetings will take place in the library. Two joint PTO/DICE Community Dialogues are …

January 2019 DICE Meeting Minutes

At the January 2019 DICE Meeting, David Lamour, the Lawrence School Steps to Success facilitator, joined the group to share information about the Steps to Success program and its comprehensive mentorship and support of Brookline students beginning in the 4th grade. The program’s goal is to help kids from low income families succeed in college …

December 2018 DICE Meeting Minutes

The December 2018 DICE meeting included a presentation outlining plans for the new, DICE-themed Lawrence Reads program, updates from the Community Conversations, Identity, and Mental Wellbeing subgroups, and information about the Brookline to Boston event and the district-wide parent equity committee (District Parent Advisory on Equity). DOWNLOAD MINUTES

November 2018 DICE Meeting Minutes

The November 2018 DICE meeting included conversations about a DICE survey and a proposal for the Im-migrant Project, updates on subgroups and active projects, and discussions with Keith Lezama, Director of Brookline METCO, and Monifa Salahudin, faculty advisor to the Lawrence Young Scholars Program. DOWNLOAD MINUTES

October 2018 DICE Meeting Minutes

DICE had a rewarding and productive meeting/community dialogue on October 10. The meeting was moderated by Nira Pollock (Lawrence parent/DICE coordinator) and Zoe Kern (Lawrence educator/DICE faculty liaison/Peer Leader Program coordinator/ADL liaison). DOWNLOAD MINUTES