OUR LEARNING MODEL

Utilizing a mixed-media educational environment addressing all learning styles, the Lenses Institute learning model has three aims that are essential to any lasting personal and corporate change:


See

Each cohort member will have the opportunity to see the lenses through which they view the world, see through the lenses of people different from themselves, and see culture and ethnicity clearly displayed in every area of life. Seeing is the first step towards change…


Understand

As cohort members see and examine their lenses they will have the opportunity to understand how their lenses have been shaped by their culture, ethnicity, family, environment, and experiences. They will also begin to understand how historical and present day injustices affect us all. By definition, understanding will lead to action…


Act

Seeing and understanding must lead to new action. Each cohort member will leave the Institute with a personalized plan to begin enacting change in their personal lives, families, communities, and in every sphere of life. This action continues a lifelong journey…

Lenses_RF-44.jpg