Contact us, today!

Call or email us to discuss how we can customize our trainings for your particular needs. Do you have a classroom that is having difficulty bonding? A Student Council that needs help honing its leadership skills? Are there students who aren’t being heard for whom constructive skill building would be of use? We would be happy to create programming to address your particular needs. And, unlike out-of-town organizations, we are able to provide follow-up and fine tuning without exorbitant travel or consulting fees!
Contact us, today!

Lexington United has been working to develop youth since its inception

Our in-depth training helps youth discover their leadership abilities by teaching them
about group dynamics, conflict reduction, prejudice reduction, and building community.
We offer a number of different opportunities for youth to get involved
– we host several camps throughout the year,
and offer programming to local schools and community centers. 

Bias Reduction Training for Students (2 hours/1 Session)

Groups of all Sizes
Ages 11-18

Our in-depth training helps youth by teaching them about group dynamics, conflict reduction, prejudice reduction, and building community.  Customizable units include components in these areas:

  • Locating Ourselves – recognize the many dimensions of identity
  • Bringing it to the Personal – cultivate awareness of bias and strategies to disarm
  • Building With a Different Set of Bricks – develop the art art of being an ally
  • Inclusion is a Journey – utilize assessments, feedback loops, and forward momentum

Bias Reduction Training for College Students 

2 hours/1 Session
Groups of all Sizes

College Students

Customized training utilizing elements from modules:

  • Locating Ourselves – recognize the many dimensions of identity
  • Bringing it to the Personal – cultivate awareness of bias and strategies to disarm
  • Building With a Different Set of Bricks – develop the art art of being an ally
  • Diversity is a Journey – assessments, feedback loops, and forward momentum
  • Creating Social Justice in Organizations – changing the paradigm: strength-based approaches
  • Succeeding in a Changing World – a diverse team produces robust innovation
  • Assessing Organizational Achievements – where is your organization on the continuum of an inclusive, welcoming, just organization? Identify best practices, next steps, and how to track progress towards goals

Student Leadership Sessions 

1 hour Modules/8 Sessions
Groups of all Sizes
Focused on Students in Leadership Positions
Ages 11-18

This sequence builds skills through cumulative sessions that use strength-based exercises and hands-on activities. Participants discover their leadership abilities through exploration and practice.

  • Session 1: Listening/Observing
  • Session 2: Solving Mis-Communication & Transforming Conflict
  • Session 3: Understanding Anger
  • Session 4: Mastering Positive Communication Techniques
  • Session 5: Recognizing and Reducing Bias
  • Session 6: Creating Change with Respectful Practices
  • Session 7: Cultivating Culturally Sensitive, Engaged Volunteers
  • Session 8: Leading Cooperative Games