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Aspiring Educators Social Justice Conference

April 17 @ 9:00 am - April 18 @ 3:00 pm

“Racial Justice is Educational Justice”

For more information and to Register please go to the Cvent Registration website:  https://cvent.me/BNXomD

This event is FREE to all WEAC members,  For Non-Members, there is a $50.00 charge to attend.

Saturday, April 17th

9:00 a.m.                Welcome

9:30 a.m.                Opening Keynote Speaker- Lindsay Bernhagen

10:30 a.m.              Breakout Session #1- Choose from:

1- George Paasewe – Black/African American Student Code Switching

2 – Marc Young – Creating a Safe & Welcoming Environment

3 – Erin Redman – Back-Casting in Regard to Social Justice & Economic Opportunities

11:30 a.m.                  LUNCH

12:30 p.m.                 Breakout Session #2- Choose from:

1- George Paasewe – Black/African American Student Code Switching

2 – Marc Young – Creating a Safe & Welcoming Environment

3 – Erin Redman – Back-Casting in Regard to Social Justice & Economic Opportunities

1:30 p.m.                   Keynote- Erin McCarthy

 2:30 p.m.                 Chapter breakout rooms debrief

2:45 p.m.                   Remaining questions and Closing

 

Sunday, April 18th

9:00 a.m.                 Welcome

9:15 a.m.                  Keynote- Cameo Kendrick

10:15  – 11:05 a.m.  Rotations Breakouts (Everyone will rotate through each speaker)

  • Angela Harris- Black Lives Matter at School
  • Abie Vang- Asian Pacific Islander Students
  • Gladys Marquez- Hispanic Students

11:05 – 11:55 a.m.  Rotations Breakouts (Everyone will rotate through each speaker)

  • Angela Harris- Black Lives Matter at School
  • Abie Vang- Asian Pacific Islander Students
  • Gladys Marquez- Hispanic Students

11:55 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.   LUNCH

12:45 – 1:35 p.m. Rotations Breakouts (Everyone will rotate through each speaker)

  • Angela Harris- Black Lives Matter at School
  • Abie Vang- Asian Pacific Islander Students
  • Gladys Marquez- Hispanic Students

1:35 p.m.                 Keynote- Kelly Holstine & Jess Davis

2:35 p.m.                Chapter breakout rooms and attendance

2:50 p.m.               Closing/commit to Action & Closing/survey

 

There is an opportunity to order an event T-shirt if you register early by March 24th.  The T-shirt deadline is March 24th because we need that lead time to order them in order to have them by the conference.   No additional T-shirts will be ordered, only for those registrations who purchased a T-shirt by March 24th.

Registration for the event officially closes on April 12th so please register early!!!

 

Details

Start:
April 17 @ 9:00 am
End:
April 18 @ 3:00 pm
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Website:
https://cvent.me/BNXomD

Venue

Virtual

Organizer

Becky Bachman