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Welcoming Schools & Communities Summit/Rainbow High

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Olympic Continuation High School

2730 Salvio Street

Concord, CA 94519

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Welcoming Schools & Communities Summit/Rainbow High is hosted by the Inclusive Schools Coalition of Central and East Contra Costa County, Mt. Diablo Unified School District, and the Rainbow Community Center.


This event is to provide supportive and educational presentations and workshops to promote safe and affirming spaces for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*gender, queer (LGBTQ+) youth. Open to parents, guardians, educators, teachers, school administrators, faith community members, service providers, healthcare providers, and youth (ages 11-25), all over the Bay Area!


There will be informative, inspiring, and exciting presentations that include:

  • Creating Inclusive Classrooms

  • Zine-Making Fest

  • Dismantling Microaggressions & Stereotypes

  • Faith & Allyship

  • Allyship "Come Together, Right Now!"

  • The Game of Life: School to Prison/Deportation Pipeline

  • Supporting Transgender Students at School AND MORE!


FREE lunch provide!

Drag Performance!

Youth Panel!

Raffle!



PROGRAM

10:00am – 10:30am

REGISTRATION


10:30am – 11:00am

WELCOME & KEYNOTE SPEAKER, Brett W. Peterson, Director of High Tech High International


11:05am – 12:20pm

PRESENTATIONS I


12:25pm – 1:55pm

LUNCH, YOUTH PANEL, RESOURCE TABLES


2:00pm – 3:15pm

PRESENTATIONS II


3:20pm – 4:00pm

RAFFLE & CLOSING PERFORMANCE, Bella & Special Guests!



Contra Costa Youth Collaborative

Website: http://rainbowcc.org/gallery/contra-costa-lgbtq-youth-advocacy-collaborative-inclusive-schools-coalition/

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/ContraCostaLgbtqYouthCollaborative/


Contact Daphnee Valdez, Director of Youth Services & Collaborations Coordinator, for more information at daphnee@rainbowcc.org


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Concord, CA 94519

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