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Saturday, July 9 • 10:30am - 12:00pm
It's Possible: Creating Gender Inclusive Schools

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Becoming a gender inclusive school is a journey that ideally includes active involvement from parents/caregivers, educators, administrators, and students. In this workshop, participants will learn Gender Spectrum’s framework for Gender Inclusive Schools and hear from a panel of parents who advocated to help their childrens' schools become more gender inclusive. There will be time for Q&A and dialogue.



Moderators
avatar for Kim Westheimer, MA

Kim Westheimer, MA

Gender Spectrum
Kim Westheimer, MA is the Director of Strategic Initiatives for Gender Spectrum. Her professional career in non-profits and state government has focused broadly on the power of students, parents, and educators working together to create inclusive spaces for all students. Prior to being at Gender Spectrum, she directed the launching of Welcoming Schools at the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. She is the coauthor - with Jeff Perrotti - of When the... Read More →

Speakers
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Amy Rocha, MS

Amy Rocha graduated with a BA in Speech Language Pathology from California State, Chico and a MS in Special Education from The Johns Hopkins University. She has been an educator in the public school system, for 14 years and has had the opportunity to teach around the nation. In 2006 she gave birth to her 1st child who instantly took her heart and captured my soul. Since then, motherhood has been a roller coaster of emotions but has... Read More →
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Sandra Collins, PhD

Executive Director & Founder, EnGender / Bay Area Rainbow Day Camp
Sandra Collins, PhD is the founder of the Bay Area Rainbow Day Camp, the non-profit engender, has a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, and is a member of several Diversity and Inclusion Committees for area non-profits. Sandra was inspired to create the camp based on her own daughter’s experiences. The camp prepares gender diverse youth to be self-advocates and to feel empowered in a safe, comfortable community. enGender runs camps... Read More →


Saturday July 9, 2016 10:30am - 12:00pm
Soda Center - Orinda Hall

Attendees (20)