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Thu, Jan 18


Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

First Annual Equity in Education Conference

The Center is proud to announce that the first annual Equity in Education conference will take place on January 18, 2018 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.

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First Annual Equity in Education Conference
First Annual Equity in Education Conference

Time & Location

Jan 18, 2018, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln St, Columbia, SC 29201, USA

About The Event

The theme for the conference is "Culturally Relevant Pedagogy: Start Where You Are, But Don't Stay There." The keynote speaker is Henry Richard Milner IV, Ph.D., Endowed Chair of Urban Education at the University of Pittsburgh.

Topics for sessions include the following:

  • Educating African American females/males
  • Meeting ELA standards using CRP
  • Meeting social studies standards using CRP
  • Meeting economics standards using CRP
  • Teaching elementary students African and African American history
  • Restorative classroom management

CEU Certificates will be available; the registration fee includes breakfast and lunch. In addition to the keynote speaker presentation, there will be book signings and vendors.

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