Community Discussion – Confronting Anti-Black Racism in Our Classrooms

Organized by the Danforth East Community Association (DECA), DECA Discussions is a monthly series of online discussions meant to highlight and inform our community about racism and how it can be addressed. This month’s topic will be “Confronting Anti-Black Racism in Our Classrooms”.

Moderator Lanrick Bennet Jr will be joined by the QuarantineEd team of Matthew Morris and Jay Williams, two TDSB teachers who pivoted their “Quarantine Ed” initiative to focus on anti-black racism.

This session will be held online (accessible through Zoom and Facebook Live) on Monday August 31 at 7pm.

Anyone interested in joining this discussion can visit  (no advance signup necessary) or email

This session will be recorded and available on the DECA website for those who cannot attend in person.

DECA Discussions - Confronting Anti Black Racism in our Classrooms