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This chart will help you understand how the process of dialogue differs from debate.
This Action Road Map will help communities walk through the steps we need to take to carry out a plan for action. Using this worksheet, you will think about the people, places, and things in your...
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This exercise is designed to help you have a conversation about how your community’s racial dynamics may be impacting your work as you move forward to act on the ideas generated from the dialogues....
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This exercise is designed to help you have a conversation about how your community’s racial dynamics may be impacting your work as dialogue facilitators. It will also help you to think about how to...
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This exercise is designed to help you have a conversation about how your community’s racial dynamics may be impacting your work as organizers. It will also help you to think about how to work...
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Use this exercise to help your coalition make a list of the diverse people and groups in your community. This list is helpful for recruitment and communications purposes, to help your efforts be...
This activity will help groups gain an understanding of different ways change can happen, and in particular how Everyday Democracy's dialogue process differs from other ways of creating change in a...
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The goal of this activity is to illustrate the different experiences participants may have based on the color of their skin. It will help provoke thinking and dialogue about different experiences and...
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This activity will help your group start thinking about how stereotypes affect how you think about each other and work together. This will give you an opportunity to explore how stereotypes affect...
This activity can be used to identify the resources that will help your coalition organize a dialogue-to-change effort.
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This lesson helps teachers engage their students on "living citizenship" through classroom and personal civic engagement activities by the students using a "civics scorecard" that helps them explore...
This lesson plan is an introduction to "civic health" and its connection to "great citizenship." It helps students learn about how ordinary citizens participate in the public arena by volunteering,...
Use this worksheet to help you create messages that will reach key groups in your communications efforts. It will walk you through thinking about how you will contact those groups, what barriers you...
This handout will help you understand the importance of talking points and give you four simple steps for developing your own.
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Una hoja para evaluar las destrezas de los facilitadores de diálogos comunitarios. A facilitator training evaluation guide written in Spanish.
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Following each dialogue session, facilitators should take some time to debrief and make sure they are working well together.
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No design skills? No budget for a graphic designer? No problem! Use these templates to help you create beautiful flyers for your program.
The purpose of this activity is to help coalition members identify their hopes and concerns for the project so that everyone can have a meaningful discussion about goals. The best time for this...
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This is a team building activity for an organizing coalition or action teams to use during their first or second meeting.
Sample Logic Model Worksheet for Racial Equity and Particular Issues
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Dialogue to Change

Our ultimate goal is to create positive community change that includes everyone, and we believe that our tools, advice, and resources will help foster that kind of change. Whether you’re grappling with a divisive community issue, or simply want to include residents’ voices in city government, Everyday Democracy's Dialogue-to-Change process can help community members take action and make their voice heard.