Iowa Department of Education recently issued the following announcement.
Date: Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 8:00am to Friday, August 9, 2019 - 5:00pm
Event Location: Iowa Events Center 730 3rd St Des Moines, IA 50309
DE Sponsored Meetings & Technical Assistance (trainings, professional development, etc.)
This conference is being held to provide personal and professional development opportunities on social justice and equity issues in education. The goal of the conference is to create a forum for an exchange of promising practices and research-based strategies to ensure access to equitable environments, multi-cultural instruction, rigorous and unbiased curriculum, and safety nets including community services and accelerated interventions.
A pre-conference will be held on August 8 specifically for Equity Coordinator & Administrator Training, facilitated by the Office for Civil Rights staff.
Original source can be found here.