Rutherford Public Schools Give Teachers Professional Development on Implicit Bias


In October of 2021, Rutherford Public Schools in New Jersey held professional development sessions focusing on implicit bias. In emails obtained through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, District Superintendent Jack Hurley states that both the Harvard Implicit Bias test and Kirwan Institute bias training were utilized:

Some questions on the Harvard Bias test utilized by the district include:

The Harvard Implicit Association Test has been widely debunked.