Mount Diablo Peace and Justice Center
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CONFERENCE – CREATING A PEACEFUL SCHOOL

February 7, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

$50

PLEASE JOIN US!

Parents, Teachers, Administrators, Classroom Aides, High School and College Students

ALL EDUCATORS ARE INVITED

This year’s theme: “PURSUING EQUITY AND ACCESS”

 A daylong opportunity to explore how we work for full equity in our classrooms and our society, and full access to education and support services. Breakout sessions focus on assisting us in sharing learning strategies, broadening equity and access, and developing greater empathy.

head shot taj johnsKeynote speaker:  

Toni Antoinette “Taj” Johns, Ph.D. is a lecturer in the School of Education at St. Mary’s College and Adjunct Professor at Bainbridge Graduate Institute. She will answer the question  “How can we begin to utilize and respect different types of knowledge and different styles of learning in order to inspire the learners of today to become successful citizens of tomorrow?”

 

 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS INCLUDE TOPICS USEFUL IN PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS

COMMUNITY CULTURAL WEALTH MODELS /  REACHING AT-RISK YOUTH  / MINDFULNESS AND EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE / LGBT STUDENT-TEACHER ALLIANCES SOCIAL JUSTICE THINKING / RESTORATIVE PRACTICES / PROACTIVE DISCIPLINE TOOLS  PEER COUNSELOR TRAINING / MANAGING STRESS WITH TRANSFORMATIVE LIFE SKILLS  CREATING A SCHOOL CULTURE OF PEACE / TURNING ANGER INTO ACTION / MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES / PEACE THROUGH POETRY

Registration is $50 (or $10 for high school and undergraduate college students)

Morning refreshments and a delicious catered lunch included.

CEU available through St. Mary’s Kalmanovitz College of Education (0.5) for an additional $25.  Forms available at conference.

Full descriptions of presenters, topics and registration information: CLICK HERE TO GO TO PEACEFUL SCHOOLS WEBSITE

 Questions? , please contact Margli Auclair at: margli@ourpeacecenter.org   or   (925) 933-7850 

 

 

 

Details

Date:
February 7, 2015
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$50

Organizer

Margli Auclair
Phone:
(925) 933-7850
Email:
margli@ourpeacecenter.org

Venue

College Park High School
201 Viking Dr.
Pleasant Hill, CA United States
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