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New Orleans Brave Education Summit

November 15, 2019 — November 17, 2019

New Orleans, LA

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November 15, 2019 9:00 AM November 17, 2019 12:00 PM CST New Orleans Brave Education Summit New Orleans, LA aqIEBWpuYzmyieobHmby63777

This two-day summit will mobilize LGBTQ+ leaders and our allies in the movement for educational equity and empowerment for the kids and communities we serve. The summit will include a specialized track on brave education, transgender and non-binary advocacy.

Summit participants will:

  • Build a community of support where leaders share their experiences in the fight for educational equality for LGBTQ+ students. 
  • Identify and understand key policy issues that are critical to the advancement of safer and braver classrooms in schools.
  • Increase knowledge and develop skills that focus on intersectionality and educational equity in the LGBTQ+ Community
  • Identify national and regional partnerships and learn how to leverage them to create mutually supportive collaborations where our missions align. 
  • Aligned with our Theory of Leadership, learn skills and increase knowledge among LGBTQ+ self-identified educators and our allies on how to navigate their personal identities as leaders in their unique educational landscapes. 
  • Celebrate the growth of regional Prism coalitions aligned with the broader movement to impact systems and schools.