#DiverseEd - Midlands (Early Career Teachers)

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Our first Diverse Educators event in the Midlands, and our first one focused on Early Career Teachers!

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Join us for the 1st Diverse Educators event in the Midlands. Plus our first one with a focus on Early Career Teachers.

Our #DiverseEd event will be hosted at a school or university in the Midlands and we will build on the celebration and showcasing of diversity, equality and inclusion in education.

Theme: Belonging

Tickets: £20 for delegates and £50 for exhibitors

Schedule: If the event is able to be face-to-face, it will become a full day

If the event becomes a virtual one, conversations will run from 9am-1pm.

Speakers: If you are interested at speaking at this #DiverseEd or a future one please pop your details here: https://forms.gle/YQy4mxSo475oDhG26

9.00-9.45am: Diverse Children

Gayathiri Kamalakanthan - Queer Inclusive Language within the Classroom

James Clarke - Empowering the Student Voice

Josephine Burn - Beyond the Behaviour, Beyond the Label

Virginia Mendez - Fighting Gender Stereotypes in Childhood

Partner Speaker - Lyfta

10.00-10.45am: Diverse Curriculum

Beckie West - Intersectionality: Sexual Orientation and Autism

Halil Tamgumus - Ethnicity in the Curriculum

Julie Cassiano - Working in Schools with Mental Health

Penny Rabiger - Decolonising the Curriculum

Partner Speaker - Carnegie Education

11.00-11.45: Diverse Staff

Amy Ferguson - Your Teacher Identity

Aretha Banton - Empowering BAME Women in Education

Ben Hobbis - Inclusive Allyship for Early Career Teachers

Charlotte Ellen Marshall - The Fear of Being Fired

Partner Speaker - Teaglo

12.00-12.45: Diverse Schools

Deb Outhwaite - Gender and Privilege

Emma Sheppard - Pregnancy, Maternity, Parenthood and Teaching

Paula Delaney - Labelling, Stereotyping and Self-fulfilling Prophecies

Sabrina Edwards - Creating Anti-racist, Gender Equal Schools

Partner Speaker - GEC

If we go virtual, the event will be live broadcast via Streamyard to Twitter, Periscope and Youtube - links to follow.

Social Media: Join the conversation on Twitter @DiverseEd2020 #DiverseEd

Check out the new website: www.diverseeducators.co.uk and sign up for the newsletter.

We are also on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Youtube and Periscope.

#DiverseEd dates for 2020-21 diaries:

  • Saturday 17th October - Virtual
  • Saturday 16th January - South/ Slough
  • Saturday 10th April - Early Career Teachers/ Midlands
  • Saturday 12th June - North/ Leeds

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