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BEST Spring Symposium 2018 - Equity in Action
Lynnwood Convention Center

March 13, 2018 BEST Grantee Convening
Teams of up to 5 members from BEST grantee districts/consortia will gather to examine data, deepen thinking around the Standards for Induction, share practices, and create their plans for the coming year. NOTE: You must be a part of your district's designated team to attend this day.

March 14-15, 2018 Mentor-Coach Equity Conference
Keynote Speaker - Robin DiAngelo
About our speaker: Robin DiAngelo currently serves as a Lecturer at the University of Washington. Her work on White Fragility has been featured in Salon, NPR, Slate, Alternet, the Atlantic, The New York Times, and The Seattle Times. A consultant and trainer for over 20 years on issues of racial and social justice, she was appointed to co-design the City of Seattle's Race and Social Justice Initiative Anti-Racism training (with Darlene Flynn).

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Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities
To arrange accommodations for persons with disabilities, please contact Cheyenne Braaten at 360-725-6430, TTY (360) 664-3631 or by email, within 3 business days of the event. Please note that the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) does not require OSPI to take any action that would fundamentally alter the nature of its programs or services, or impose an undue financial or administrative burden.


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Save the dates!
2018 BEST Spring Symposium
Lynnwood, WA

  • March 13, 2018 - BEST Spring Symposium Grantee Convening
  • March 14-15, 2018 - Mentor-Coach Conference

Registration will open in December.

   Updated 11/13/2017

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