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Black Teacher Leadership and Sustainability Institute: Chicago

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Newberry Library

Rettinger Hall

Chicago, IL 60610

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The Black Teacher Leadership and Sustainability Institute is an experiential institute providing ample opportunities for Black teachers to share, reflect and set intentions for how to lead from the classroom. Teachers will deepen their commitment, relationships and agency while developing strategies for leadership and sustainability. Participants will receive caring guidance and facilitation to collaboratively explore the personal and professional challenges they face as Black teachers in the United States.

Learn, examine and discover...

-the effects of racism and other bias on education policies and practices

-the implicit and explicit work of Black teachers in the United States

-individual and organizational dynamics that impede the development and sustainability of Black teachers

-concrete skills for health and wellness in challenging contexts

-the importance of emotional intelligence and wellness in being a Black teacher in schools

-research, tools and other resources to support the leadership and sustainability of Black teachers in an oppressive system




Who should attend?

Black classroom teachers working in public, charter, private and independent K-12 schools who are able to attend the full institute. We encourage teachers to reach out to principals and administrators for approval to use professional development funds to pay for the registration fee and to request time off to attend the workshop.

Dates and Times:

Tuesday, September 24, 2019: 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, September 25, 2019: 8:30am to 4:30pm
Thursday, September 26, 2019: 8:30am to 4:30pm

**Participants must be able to attend all three days**

Location:

Newberry Library, Rettinger Hall, 60 W Walton St, Chicago, IL 60610

Information about parking and transportation can be found by clicking here.

Cost:

$750/participant includes: facilitation; resources; Tuesday dinner; Wednesday breakfast, lunch; and Thursday breakfast, lunch




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Cancellations and Registration Transfers:

For this institute, we offer a refund for registrants who cancel at least 30 days prior to the event start date. In the event that you register and do not attend, you are still responsible for full payment. You can request a refund directly from Eventbrite or by emailing events@nationalequityproject.org.

We allow registration to be transferred to a different attendee up to 7 days prior to the event. To request a registration transfer, email events@nationalequityproject.org.




Contact the National Equity Project at 510.208.0160 or events@nationalequityproject.org with questions.



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Chicago, IL 60610

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