#DiverseEd Virtual VI

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We are holding the 6th Virtual #DiverseEd on January 22nd 2022.

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Join us for our first Diverse Educators event in 2022 on January 22nd. We were due to be face-to-face with our friends Pioneer Education Trust in Slough but we are going virtual to keep us all safe.

Our  #DiverseEd event will build on panel discussions in previous virtual events but our format will be a series of mini-talks.

Theme: Representation

Tickets: Free!

Schedule:  9am-1pm

9.00am - Serdar Ferit (Lyfta) and students from Upton Court Grammar School - The Impact of Diverse Narratives in the Curriculum

9.10am - Q&A with Serdar and students from Upton Court Grammar School

9.15am - Emily Meadows - Designing LGBTQ+ Equitable Schools

9.25am - Q&A with Emily

9.30am - Antonia Spinks - How Destigmatising Flexible Working Can Support Equality

9.40am - Q&A with Antonia

9.45am - Albert Adeyemi and Johnoi Josephs (Black Men Teach) - Black Men in Ed: Wanted, Needed or Both?

9.55am - Q&A with Albert and Johnoi

10.00am - comfort break

10.15am - Nadine Bernard and Ethan Bernard (Aspiring Heads) - Systemic Stories - Addressing Racial Inequalities

10.25am - Q&A with Nadine and Ethan

10.30am - Jo Brassington (Pride Progress podcast) - Identity: An Infinite Jigsaw

10.40am - Q&A with Jo

10.45am - Malarvilie Krishnasamy - What's in a Name?

10.55am - Q&A with Mal

11.00am - comfort break

11.15am - Shonagh Reid - The Additional Workload of Representation

11.25am - Q&A with Shonagh

11.30am - Dr Shrehan Lynch (Phys Equity) - PhysEquity: Driving Representative Change in PE

11.40am - Q&A with Shrehan

11.45am - Rhia Gibbs (Black Teachers Connect) - Stop Talking Representation and Start Doing

11.55am - Q&A with Rhia

12.00pm - comfort break

12.15pm - Dr Anna Carlile - LGBTQ Inclusive Education in Schools Serving Faith Communities

12.25pm - Q&A with Anna

12.30pm - Laura McConnell - Practical PDA: Strategies to Support Demand Avoidance

12.40pm - Q&A with Laura

12.45pm - Mahlon Evans-Sinclair (Educating While Black podcast) - Visibility and Control of the Narrative: The Value of a Virtual Black Staffroom

12.55pm - Q&A with Mahlon

1.00pm - #DiverseEd Pledges

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The event will be a live broadcast via Streamyard to Twitter and Youtube - links will be shared a few days beforehand.

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

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A group of educators advocating diversity and exploring intersectionality 

DiverseEd I and II were organised and hosted by Hannah Wilson

DiverseEd III is being co-organised with Pioneer Education Trust and hosted by Upton Court Grammar School

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