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Power and Privilege

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Course length

4 Hours

Power and Privilege


Charles L Gilmore

Mr. Gilmore is a native of Houston, Texas, served for 28 years in the U.S. Army Signal Corps and various other positions. Mr. Gilmore joined the APG EEO Team as the Diversity and Leadership Program Manager, after leaving as an EO, EEO Senior Academic Instructor Facilitator, at the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI), Patrick AFB Florida. Mr. Gilmore also served as a Basic Combat training Drill Instructor for Alpha Company 7th Training Battalion, Fort Sill, Oklahoma, basic training, and also served as the Senior Army Instructor/Teacher for the Ferguson-Florissant McClure Senior High School Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps program, St. Louis, Mo.

Mr. Gilmore holds an Associate’s Degree in Applied Military Science from Georgia Military College of Augusta Ga., Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Human Resources at Columbia College, Patrick Air Force Base Florida. Mr. Gilmore is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Leadership and Management through Webster University. He is a graduate of the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI), Equal Opportunity Advisor course, DOD Mediation Course, EEO Basic Counselors Course, and EEO Specialist Course, Department of the Army EEO Counselors course, and the Disability Program Managers Course. Mr. Gilmore also held a state of Missouri Teachers Certificate, and Junior Reserve Officers Training Certification.

About the course

This course will cover the following:
1. Define power.
2. Identify the types of Power and see how they differ.
3. Identify and discuss some Positive and Negative aspects to Power and how this in turn relates to those you have it and those who don’t.
4. Define Social Privilege and take a look at what it entails.
5. Discuss Authority and Social Privilege and how the two interrelate.
6. Look at your Social Identity and see what impact is has on Social Privilege.
7. Discuss some consequences that Social Privileges have created.
8. Discuss White Privilege.
9. Discuss some strategies that you may use in your jobs to heighten awareness of Power and Privilege. 10. Summary

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