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Free IDRA EAC-South Webinar on Diversifying the Teaching Field November 8, 2017 10:00AM CST
Free IDRA EAC-South Webinar
Diversifying the Teaching Field -
Challenges and Opportunities
November 8, 2017
10:00 am CST / 11:00 am ET
Join us for this IDRA EAC-Southwebinar where we will discuss barriers to teacher diversification at the state and district levels, equitable state- and district-level strategies for improving diversity in the teaching profession (such as, grow your own programs, teacher residencies, hiring and induction strategies), and how the IDRA EAC-South can provide technical assistance and training to build capacity of state and local education agencies within the region*.
Desiree Carver-Thomas, Research and Policy Associate, Learning Policy Institute
Angela Valenzuela, Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy, University of Texas at Austin
Mary Kelly, Human Resources Coordinator, Randolph County School System, Alabama