An activism and advocacy conference in which MTA members can discuss professional, regulatory and legislative issues and plans of action to create the safe schools and campuses our communities deserve.
All participants will receive a certificate of attendance. Educators who are interested in earning 10 or more PDPs or 20 PTPs may elect to attend an evening program Friday, May 5, as well as the Saturday program. See this link for more information
The Summit is free and made possible with a grant from the National Education Association.
See below for the Summit’s Agenda:
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration/Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Welcome and Keynote
9:35 a.m. – 11:35 a.m. Morning Sessions
- Creating LGBTQ-Inclusive Classrooms
- Helping Traumatized Children Learn & Succeed: A Trauma Informed Approach for Working with Drug Endangered Children
11:40 a.m. – 12:40 p.m. Lunch with Hosted Discussions
12:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Afternoon Sessions
- Restorative Conferencing
- Team Chapter 222: How Parents, Teachers, and the Law can work together to support each other and their students
- Understanding Trauma and Trama-Informed Education
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Closing and Check-out