Client Testimonial: Mary Grover, Chief Inclusion Officer, Ithaca City School District
What challenges brought you to partner with Equity Consulting Group?
Sustained, specific, timely feedback for the growing number of teachers participating in anti-marginalization case study writing. A need to sustain the vision beyond our district’s executive team to support centering student voice and anti-racist curriculum writing for all.
How did ECG help you face your challenges?
Patience, flexibility and follow up were key.
What stood out to you throughout this process?
The summer professional development sessions were outstanding even though virtual. Pacing and contact was a good match for us.
What have you been able to achieve since partnering with ECG?
We achieved bringing support for the great number of educators participating.
What has exceeded your expectations since working with ECG?
You have been patience and flexible while holding us accountable
Would you recommend ECG to another institution?
Absolutely! They may reach me for a recommendation.
What would you tell someone that is considering ECG?
The lift is bigger than any individual. Having a team of co conspirators to sustain the work for a period of years is crucial. We have found an ideal partner in ECG.
If there is one word you would use to describe our business, what would it be?
How was your institution been impacted from partnering with ECG?
Grounded in the work.
What was one unexpected benefit you experienced since partnering with us?
Reusing strategies all year, such as empathy interviews.
How was your experience working with ECG throughout the COVID-19 pandemic?
Modeled ways to pivot.