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Walking the Walk: Internal Leadership Practices for Organizations Committed to Social Justice

Published: 2018-06-25

Published: 2018

As the field of arts education's focus on social justice continues to grow, what does a commitment to social justice in an organization’s external practices—on-site classes, in-school programs, community outreach—mean for the work that an organization has to carry out internally? How can leaders develop internal policies around staff learning, leadership development, and organizational culture that reflect a holistic social justice commitment? This article focuses on concrete strategies employed by Guild members to realize those goals.