Join UEA, NEA and other partners for workshops designed to support professional excellence, enhance student learning and promote social and racial justice.
Building Slides for Accessibility: Why and How (sponsored by NEA)
April 26, 2021 | 5 p.m. MDT
Explore best practices for digital-visual accessibility. The majority of our time will be spent learning about practical tools and strategies you can implement immediately and efficiently into your lessons. The tool we will focus on for this presentation is Google Slides, but the principals can be applied widely to any digital content..
NEA Social and Racial Justice Series: Racial Justice in the Classroom
May 19, 2021 | 5 p.m. MDT
Talking about racial justice in public education—constructively, honestly, and openly—is difficult. We as educators must continually challenge and dismantle, piece by piece, the structures, policies and implicit biases we all have that prop up white privilege at the expense of students and families of color. To do anything less is to deny the world in which our students live, to concede that some students deserve less.
June 2021 (exact date TBD) | 5 p.m. MDT
NEA Social and Racial Justice Series: 21-Day Equity Challenge
Intensive 21-day challenge that will take a deep dive into diversity, equity and inclusion in the Association and use the skills learns to build Black and Brown capacity and create more Black and Brown member organizers. This challenge will culminate in a virtual art build.