Join Us one week from TODAY for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) in Schools!

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edited March 30 in ASCD Chit Chat
Join Kelly Brown, Brenda Mendoza and Carolyn Streets for an ASCD Community Panel on implementation of DEI (Diversity, Equity & Inclusion) practices in schools on Thursday, April 6, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. e.t. on the ASCD Community platform!

Dr. @Kelly Brown is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Doctoral Studies in Educational Leadership at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas and a consultant for LaMasters Group Educational Consulting. She is the leader of our Advancing Issues Regarding Race and Equity ASCD Professional Interest Community. She is a recipient of the 2019 Advocate of the Year Award presented by the Texas Council for Professors of Educational Leadership.

@Brenda Mendoza is a Transitional Bilingual Education teacher for the West Aurora School District 129 in Illinois. She is a 2015 ASCD Emerging Leader and the co-chair for Whole Child Advocacy for the Illinois ASCD affiliate. Brenda published, “Whole Child Equitable Practices for English Learners through Culturally Responsive Practices” in ASCD EdAdvantage (December 2019, attached) and she is in the process of publishing a Latinx series for children.

Carolyn Streets is an English Language Arts teacher with the New Haven Public Schools in Connecticut. She is a Fulbright Scholar and an antiracist educator and researcher with expertise in liberatory pedagogy, incorporating ways and opportunities to recenter instruction around historically marginalized individuals, people, and voices. Carolyn is a 2022 ASCD Emerging Leader, and she consults on culturally centered models of instruction.

What a superpower panel this is! Learn more and RSVP to attend for FREE here.