NEA’s Education Justice is hosting a variety of upcoming webinar events. Learn more below and register to attend!
Supporting LGBTQ Students: Recent Transgender Legal Developments and Advocating for Transgender Inclusive School District Policies
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
8PM EDT/ 5PM PST
This webinar will discuss the legal rights of transgender students and describe legal and legislative updates affecting those rights as well as provide educators and affiliates guidance on how to encourage local school districts to adopt model transgender policies and practices.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Join NEA and Teaching Tolerance for our second of three school-climate webinars. This time, we will provide guidance on how to have relevant and rigorous conversations with students about race, racism and other important topics. Teaching Tolerance’s resource Let’s Talk! will serve as a foundation to help build your capacity to safely broach these issues, and you’ll walk away with use-tomorrow strategies.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
In the last webinar of our series on school climate, NEA and Teaching Tolerance will offer strategies for responding to biased remarks in a timely manner and helping students to do the same. You will learn to name different types of biased language you might hear at school, identify words that have become colloquial yet are still harmful, understand intent versus impact and gain valuable skills for creating a positive school climate.