Feb. 17 & Feb. 24: State Resolutions & Practice

“BE IT RESOLVED…” State Resolutions & Practice:
Infusing Anti-Racism and Equity into Ohio Schools.
Hosted by REAL TALK – League of Women Voters in Northeast Ohio

Join us for a 2-part webinar series examining how to infuse Anti-Racism and Equity into Ohio’s public schools. Hear from the Ohio State Board of Education and the practitioners in Northeast Ohio who drive transformative systemic and student programming.

Part 1 – Wednesday, February 17 | 7 PM

Members, past and present, of the Ohio State Board of Education will walk through the recently adopted ‘Resolution to Condemn Racism and Advance Equity and Opportunity for Black Students, Indigenous Students and Students of Color’. They will explain why the resolution was needed and how it will be implemented across more than 600 public school districts in Ohio.

PANEL: Ohio State Board of Education
Laura Kohler, President
Meryl Johnson, Dist. 11
​Linda Haycock, Dist. 1, Past
Stephanie Dodd, Dist. 9, Past

Part 2 – Wednesday, February 24 | 7 PM

Meet the educators and administrators who are successfully driving innovative student programming, instituting systemic policy changes, and combatting dangerous biases in education. Learn how their proven approaches have impacted student learning, addressed social-emotional health, and bridged opportunity gaps for thousands of students in Northeast Ohio.​​

Opening Speaker: Paolo DeMaria, Superintendent of Public Instruction, Ohio Department of Education

Moderated By: Rick Jackson, Senior Host and Producer, ​ideastream, WVIZ PBS, and WCPN NPR 

For more information, visit www.RealTalkLWV.org.

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