The five APEX Action Teams have continued their work this month to build implementation plans for community-driven initiatives and projects that support the equity goals detailed in the APEX Project Report.
Each of the five APEX Action Teams has met at least four times so far. Their meetings occur every six weeks with small group meetings in between each regularly scheduled session if needed.
Each group was presented with two focus areas determined by community feedback during the listening phase of the APEX Project. They have gone through facilitated discussions that provided a historical context to the work in order to inform their decision making process when narrowing their focus areas.
Along with identifying an issues focus, each team has continued to refine their ideas for equity initiatives that will accomplish their issue area’s goals.
In the remaining months of 2018, each team will build out a detailed work scope and implementation plan for their initiatives, which range from community-level organizing efforts to collaboration with HCDE to partnerships with existing programs in schools.
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