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We are excited to announce that we have confirmed keynote speakers for our June 26-28 Summer Institute: Sonia Nieto, Wayne Au, and Karen Dade!

By: Sue Tripp
Published: 1/4/2013



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By: Sue Tripp
Published: 10/22/2012



The REACH Center and WWU's Woodring College co-sponsored the 1 st Annual Conference, Building Capacity for Educational Equity & Organizational Change, June 27-29, 2012, on the campus of Western Washington University. Educators from across the country gathered to engage in a collaborative and intimate strategic planning experience with nationally renowned leaders and practitioners in multicultural education.

By: Sue Tripp
Published: 10/22/2012

The REACH Center and Woodring College co-sponsored a successful 1 st annual conference from June 27 through June 29, 2012 on the campus of WWU. Building Capacity for Educational Equity: Multicultural & Multilingual Education in the 21st Century. Gary Howard, Francisco Rios, Stephanie Fryberg, Jessie Myles, and Matt Galley shared their expertise with educators from across the country. Participants engaged in a collaborative and intimate strategic planning experience with these keynoters as well as with successful practitioners of multicultural education. Teams left with a systematic plan of action for educational equity. While working hard during the days, participants networked in the evenings. The Center for Education, Equity and Diversity (CEED) sponsored a barbeque at the nearby Lakewood Center as well as a movie night featuring, Precious Knowledge, "Disenfranchised high school seniors become academic warriors and community leaders in Tucson, Arizona's embattled Ethnic Studies classes while state lawmakers attempt to eliminate the program". Participants left with a systematic plan of action for educational equity developed through work with colleagues and conference leaders.