Equity: From the Boardroom to the Classroom
ABOUT THE CONFERENCE
AWSP, WASA, and WSSDA have partnered to offer the second annual Equity Conference.
The overall goal of this conference is to increase organizational leadership capacity by providing systemic strategies for equity and access so all students can achieve at a high level.
Participants from districts, ESDs and state agencies will focus on research-based high-leverage core practices necessary for organizational growth in leadership for equity.
When: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Where: DoubleTree Hotel SeaTac
Time: 8:45 a.m. - 4 p.m. *8 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast
Audience: District, ESD and state agency leaders. Teams are strongly encouraged.
Price: $250 per registrant Registration fee includes continental breakfast, lunch and clock hours.
Register by: online by May 17
||Dr. Father Michael Oleksa
Award-winning author, professor, village priest, storyteller, international speaker and consultant on the topic of cross-cultural communication. The Reverend Dr. Michael James Oleksa's four-part PBS television series, Communicating Across Cultures, has been widely acclaimed.
| Dr. Robin DiAngelo
Professor, author, consultant and two-time Educator of the Year recipient (University of Washington). Dr. DiAngelo has been a consultant and trainer for over 20 years on issues of racial and social justice. Her work has been featured in Salon, NPR, Slate, The Atlantic, The New York Times and The Seattle Times.
The day includes morning and afternoon breakout sessions by Washington state school leaders, as well as team time.
WAYS TO REGISTER
Register online by May 17. On-site registration will be available if you miss the online deadline.
Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch and clock hours.
Mail, fax, or email downloadable form to AWSP.
Mail: AWSP, 1021 8th Ave. SE, Olympia, WA 98501
Log in to the AWSP store (call 1.800.562.6100 for login credentials).
HOTEL ROOM BLOCK
A block of rooms has been set aside for workshop attendees.
Rate: $167/night plus tax
Make an online reservation or call 800-222-8733 and reference the group code AWS.