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Conference on Racial & Social Justice

The Conference on Racial and Social Justice provides a unique space for educators, students, parents and families, organizers, community members and leaders to unite for the advancement of Justice in Education.
2022 Conference on Racial and Social Justice

2022 Conference on Racial and Social Justice

Join us in Chicago, Illinois at the Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk on June 29-July 1, 2022 for three days of Joy, Justice, Excellence: The Strength of Educators. The Brilliance of Students. The Power of Community. 

Together with educators, creatives, activists, organizers and other leaders we will advance racial and social justice for Our Schools, through the power of Our Stories and organize for Our Future. 

The Conference on Racial and Social Justice is presented by NEA’s Center for Racial and Social Justice. The purpose of the conference is to provide a unique space for educators, students, parents and families, organizers, community members and leaders to unite for the advancement of Justice in Education.

Member Gloria Pereyra-Robertson
Through my union, I have been able to do a lot more things, build my network and access more resources. Last summer I was at the Racial and Social Justice Conference. I got to meet the most amazing teachers who are like-minded. It was like I was at the Oscars!
Quote by: Gloria Pereyra-Robertson, Kindergarten teacher, Oregon Education Association
student diversity

Join us at the 2022 HCR Awards!

Join us for a night of celebration, history and fun as we honor our 2022 Human and Civil Rights Awardees. Saturday, July 2nd, 2022, 8:00 p.m.
National Education Association

Great public schools for every student

The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.