Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Local Tampa Bay Educational Resources

Educational Resources


  • Black is the Body – Emily Bernard
  • The Hate U Give - Angie Thomas
  • So You Want to Talk About Race - Iseoma Oluo
  • White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism - Robin Di Angelo
  • Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism – Barry M. Prizant
  • Know the Night – Maria Mutch
  • America for Americans: A History of Xenophobia in the United States – Erika Lee
  • Citizen 13660 – Miné Okubo
  • Profound and Perfect Things – Maribel Garcia
  • Occupied America: A History of Chicanos – Rodolfo Acuña
  • When We Rise: My Life in the Movement – Cleve Jones
  • The Color Purple – Alice Walker
  • After the War Zone – Matthew J. Friedman
  • The Things They Carried – Tim O’Brien
Children/Middle School Books
  • Tani’s New Home - Tanitoluwa Adewumi
  • Lost and Found Cat - Doug Kuntz; Amy Shrodes
  • Born Ready: The True Story of a Boy Named Penelope - Jodie Patterson
  • Malala’s Magic Pencil - Malala Yousafzai
  • Thurgood - Jonah Winter
  • From the Desk of Zoe Washington - Janae Marks
  • Wonder – R.J. Palacio
  • I See Things Differently: A First Look at Autism – Pat Thomas
  • I Choose to Speak Up – Elizabeth Estrada


  • Disability Visibility
  • Ouch: Disability Talk by BBC
  • Alt.Latino
  • Latinx on the Rise
  • Parity Podcast - For Working Women and their Allies
  • Don’t Call Me Resilient
  • HomeGrown
  • Coming Out, Blak (also hits the LGBTQI+ community)
  • Queer as Fact
  • Intersectionality Matters!
  • The Warrior Soul Podcast
  • Beyond the Uniform
  • Vietnamese Boat People
  • Asian Enough

Film and TV Series

  • Colin in Black & White (Ava DuVernay, Colin Kaepernick)
  • When They See Us (Ava DuVernay)
  • Atypical (Mohamed Bashiti)
  • Mudbound – Dee Rees
  • Coco (Lee Unkrich)
  • Hidden Figures (Theodore Melfi)
  • Bao - short film (Domee Shi)
  • Fresh off the Boat (Bill Purple)
  • Love Victor (Jason Ensler)
  • Changing the Game (Michael Barnett)
  • PRIDE (Tom Kalin)
  • For Rosa (Kathryn Boyd Batstone)
  • Rizo (Jeanette Dilone)
  • Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland
Apple TV+
  • CODA (Sian Heder)
Amazon Prime
  • Switched at Birth (Douglas Barr)
  • American Sniper (Clint Eastwood)