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Youth Leadership Virtual Summit on Education Equity
Inspiring leadership, confidence, and contribution
July 20-22, 2020
Daily from 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CST
Our current education systems increase disparities for students of color from the school to prison pipeline and unsafe school climates to whitewashed curriculum and policies. Lack of trauma-informed mental health support, cultural competency, and anti-racist practices create unjust school climates. All of this and more lends itself to education equity remaining one of the greatest issues of our time.
This student-led event will bring together youth to develop their skills for community action through a series of trainings that explore personal identity rooted in social and emotional learning. The three-day event will provide sessions on the explorations of personal leadership styles and cultural backgrounds, youth/adult partnerships, and action-planning for assessments leading to addressing community needs.
Participants apply their learnings to action-planning. Key to this leadership development is an inquiry process that sparks creativity and social and emotional learning including:
Young People Gain:
Topics for discussion may include:
Registration for the event is free! Don't delay, register today. Details for the Zoom Summit will be sent in your confirmation email.