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Our annual Diverse Educators event in January, in the South, will now be held virtually!

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Join us for the Diverse Educators 3rd virtual event.

Our annual #DiverseEd event was due to return to our host at the Pioneer Education Trust in Slough to build on the celebration and showcasing of diversity, equality and inclusion in education, but we have made the call to go virtual, so join us online instead.

Theme: Belonging

Schedule: Our panel conversations will run from 9am-1pm.

Speakers: If you are interested at speaking at a future #DiverseEd event please pop your details here:

9.00-9.45am: Diverse Children

Anita Fiddes Kapadia - Breaking Barriers for Girls in Sport

Dylan Ahmed - PE and Transgender Youth: Supporting All Students

Sandra Harrison - Supporting children with autism

Yasmin Omar - Disability Discrimination in the workplace

Partner Speaker - Carnegie Education: Dr Tom Dobson Storymaker’s Press - Co-creating stories with children

10.00-10.45am: Diverse Curriculum

Amjad Ali - Representation and Belonging

Jessica Austin-Burdett - Creativity, Diversity and Social Justice

Nick Bentley - Supporting the mental health of LGBT+

Sheza Afzal - LGBT+ equality: a whole-school approach

Partner Speaker - Lyfta Rahul Karavadra

11.00-11.45: Diverse Staff

Aneesa Haroon - Forge Your Own Path

Antonia Spinks - Combatting the Imposter Syndrome

Cleo de Jong - Confidence in Career Choices

Evelyn Forde - Leadership Pipelines

Partner Speaker - Teaglo Carly Hind

12.00-12.45: Diverse Schools

Anjum Peerbacos - Unconscious Bias

Craig Cunningham - Fair Recruitment for All

Kemi Oloyede - A Lived Experience of Prejudice

Youlande Harrowell - Empowering BAME women in education

Partner Speaker - GEC Mal Krishsanamy

13.00-13.45: Diverse Perspectives

We are delighted to be working with Phoenix Education to co-host a youth panel to round off our 3rd virtual event.

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

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

#DiverseEd dates for 2020-21 diaries:

  • Saturday 13th June - Virtual I
  • Saturday 17th October - Virtual II
  • Saturday 16th January - Virtual III
  • Saturday 10th April - Early Career Teachers/ Midlands
  • Saturday 12th June - North/ Leeds

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