SESSION A – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ( Administrators, District Leaders and Site Administrators)

SESSION B -4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. ( Teachers, Counselors, Educational Stakeholders and Parents/Caregivers)

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Principal Baruti Kafele

SESSION A | Does Instruction Thrive Under My Leadership? A Discussion on Effective Instructional Leadership (Administrators)

SESSION B | Closing the Attitude Gap: A Classroom Equity Framework – Climate & Culture are a Reflection of my Leadership


Nicole Anderson

SESSION A & B | Recognizing and Responding to the Barriers to Racial Equity – Part I


Kathy Obear, Ed.D.

SESSION A (private – District Superintendents, Cabinet and Members of the Board) & B (open to all) | Shifting the Dynamics of Race and Racism in Our Schools: Our Role as White Allies and Change Agents


Vincent “Vinnie” Pompei, Ed.D.

SESSION A & B | Creating Safe Inclusive Learning for LGBTQ Students

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Kimberli K. Breen, MS, CAS, MA

SESSION A & B | Improving Student Achievement for All Through Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (Administrators)


Abdul-Malik Muhammad, Ed.D.

SESSION A & B | Brave Communities – Part I


Dr. Katie Novak

SESSION A & B | Equity, Equality, Expert Learning, and Making Cookies


Nicole Anderson

SESSION A & B | Recognizing and Responding to the Barriers to Racial Equity – Part II

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Tyrone Howard

Culturally Responsive Relationships


Principal Baruti Kafele

SESSION A | Climate & Culture are a Reflection of my Leadership. (Educators, Counselor, and Community Stakeholders)

SESSION B | “Just Level the Playing Field and Watch Me Excel!” Ensuring a Commitment to Equity in All Classrooms for All Learners


Donyall Dickey, Ed.D.

SESSION A & B | Transforming Student Achievement Through a District-Wide Approach to Common Instructional Knowledge, Language, and Tools


Abdul-Malik Muhammad, Ed.D.

SESSION A & B | Brave Communities – Part II


Immigrant Rising

SESSION A | Best practices for increasing support for undocumented students (Admin)

SESSION A | Best practices for positively impacting the lives of undocumented students.