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2016/2017 Minority & Women's Leadership Training



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The 2016-2017 Minority Leadership and Women's Leadership Training Conferences prepare early career educators and emerging leaders to be powerful advocates for their students, their profession, and their Association. The hands-on training curriculum teaches participants foundational leadership skills, the logistics of running for elected office, and how to advocate for student-centered policies and social justice issues that impact their schools and communities.

West Conference

Friday, December 9 - Sunday, December 11, 2016
Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA
Contact:
Pamela D. Rios, Senior Policy Analyst
Phone: (202)822-7727 Email: prios@nea.org

Registration is now closed for MLT/WLT West


East Conference

Friday January 27 - Sunday January 29, 2017
Tampa Marriott Waterside, Tampa, FL
Contact:
Pamela D. Rios, Senior Policy Analyst
Phone: (202)822-7727 Email: prios@nea.org

Registration is now closed for MLT/WLT East



LOCATE SAFE ZONE SCHOOL DISTRICTS 
Sample resolution and district policy that can be used as a template or guidance for local school districts to create their own Safe Zones resolutions.


TAKE ACTION: STAND UP FOR OUR IMMIGRANT STUDENTS AND COMMUNITIES


Learn more about the work of educator activists in the fight for racial, social and economic justice in public education:


social media shareables

Find memes, videos, post cards, and posters to share as you advocate for social justice in your school and community here.


When A student Asks: Am I going to Die?

From Lily's Blackboard:

Hear from Flint, Michigan educators whose students have been drinking contaminated water - poisoned water - for over a year. Have they have been harmed in ways that might not show for years? Read more