Unconscious Bias - Identity: Laying the Foundation for Understanding Bias

Aug 25 from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM

Southwest Plains Conference Center, 810 Lark Avenue, Sublette

IN-PERSON AND ZOOM ATTENDANCE OPTIONS AVAILABLE
Facilitated by Maria Ortiz-Smith, SWPRSC

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Reaching educational equity requires reflective practice, especially regarding bias. Everyone has biases, and not all biases are negative or hurtful. The best way to become aware of unconscious bias is to get to know, reflect on, and celebrate your own identity.

PARTICPANTS WILL:
  •  use an anticipatory guide to reflect on educational equity
  • analyze components of identity to identify cultural blind spots that interfere with equity
  • use Assumptions Inquiry to explore alternative interpretations of perspectives
THIS SESSION IS APPROPRIATE FOR K-12 EDUCATORS, ADMINISTRATORS, PARAS, AND CLASSIFIELD STAFF (SECRETARIES, NUTRITION, ETC.)

REGISTRATION FEES:
$125/person for SWP Members
$140/person for Non Members
Free to HPEC Member Districts
(200, 209, 210, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 363, 371, 374, 452, 466, 467, 476, 494, 507)

COLLEGE CREDIT:
Optional 0.5 graduate-level credit available from MNU for $45. Requires assignment completion.
CANCELLATION:
Events with less than 5 registrants are subject to cancellation one week prior to event date.

SWP Supts Council

Sep 1 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.   Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.  
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$30/person for non-members
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Principals Council

Sep 16 - ALL DAY

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Collaborative opportunity for area PK-12 principals to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.  Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.  
 
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NW Admin Council

Oct 5 from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents and PK-12 principals to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system. Separate roundtable session for principals during NKESC SPED meeting at end of council.

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Lunch provided courtesy of NKESC.

SWP Supts Council

Oct 6 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.   Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.  
REGISTRATION FEE:*
FREE to SWPRSC members
$30/person for non-members
*includes lunch for onsite participants

Counselors Council

Oct 14 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area PK-12 counselors to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.

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FREE to SWPRSC members
$30/person for non-members
*includes lunch for onsite participants

NW Admin Council

Nov 2 from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents and PK-12 principals to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system. Separate roundtable session for principals during NKESC SPED meeting at end of council.

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Lunch provided courtesy of NKESC.

SWP Supts Council

Nov 3 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.   Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.  
REGISTRATION FEE:*
FREE to SWPRSC members
$30/person for non-members
*includes lunch for onsite participants

Principals Council

Nov 18 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area PK-12 principals to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.  Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.   

REGISTRATION FEE:*
FREE to SWPRSC members
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SWP Supts Council

Dec 1 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.   Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.  
REGISTRATION FEE:*
FREE to SWPRSC members
$30/person for non-members
*includes lunch for onsite participants

NW Admin Council

Dec 2 from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents and PK-12 principals to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system. Separate roundtable session for principals during NKESC SPED meeting at end of council.

REGISTRATION FEE:
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Lunch provided courtesy of NKESC.

Counselors Council

Dec 9 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area PK-12 counselors to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.

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FREE to SWPRSC members
$30/person for non-members
*includes lunch for onsite participants

NW Admin Council

Feb 1 from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents and PK-12 principals to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system. Separate roundtable session for principals during NKESC SPED meeting at end of council.

REGISTRATION FEE:
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Lunch provided courtesy of NKESC.

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Feb 2 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.   Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.  
REGISTRATION FEE:*
FREE to SWPRSC members
$30/person for non-members
*includes lunch for onsite participants

Principals Council

Feb 17 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area PK-12 principals to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.  Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.   

REGISTRATION FEE:*
FREE to SWPRSC members
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Counselors Council

Feb 24 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area PK-12 counselors to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.

REGISTRATION FEE: *
FREE to SWPRSC members
$30/person for non-members
*includes lunch for onsite participants

NW Admin Council

Mar 1 from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents and PK-12 principals to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system. Separate roundtable session for principals during NKESC SPED meeting at end of council.

REGISTRATION FEE:
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Lunch provided courtesy of NKESC.

SWP Supts Council

Mar 2 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.   Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.  
REGISTRATION FEE:*
FREE to SWPRSC members
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NW Admin Council

Apr 5 from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents and PK-12 principals to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system. Separate roundtable session for principals during NKESC SPED meeting at end of council.

REGISTRATION FEE:
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Lunch provided courtesy of NKESC.

SWP Supts Council

Apr 6 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM

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Collaborative opportunity for area superintendents to come together to share their successes, challenges and learn about/discuss state initiatives and other areas essential to a successful school system.   Participation is welcome in person or by Zoom.  
REGISTRATION FEE:*
FREE to SWPRSC members
$30/person for non-members
*includes lunch for onsite participants