Loyola University Chicago

School of Education

Professional Development

We have included here some ways to engage with diversity and social justice as professional development. The School of Education encourages the infusion of social justice into our academic, professional, and service endeavors for personal growth and to be more effective educators.

Recommended Readings

Books and Monographs

  • Assessing Campus Diversity Initiatives: A Guide for Campus Practitioners [Monograph - PDF]
  • Diversity's Promise for Higher Education: Making It Work by Daryl G. Smith
  • Transforming the Ivory Tower: Challenging Racism, Sexism, and Homophobia in the Academy by Brett Stockdill & Mary Yu Danico [Transforming the Ivory Tower - Chapter 1 PDF]

See the Diversity Committee's list of current and pass Book Club readings for additional recommendations

Articles and Magazines

Blogs and Other Online Resources

Conferences and Institutes

Organizations and Centers