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Wednesday, September 8 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Promoting Safety, Inclusion and Well-Being for LGBTQ Students

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Only 32% of LGBTQ students in California always feel safe in their classroom and only 27% feel comfortable talking to their school counselor about their LGBTQ identity. A lack of cultural competency and fear of pushback often result in hesitancy around LGBTQ inclusion efforts. Participants will leave with a stronger understanding of LGBTQ identities, of our legal obligations and several best practices that create safe and inclusive schools for LGBTQ students.

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Dr. Vincent Pompei

Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership, San Diego State University
Dr. Vinnie Pompei is an educational leader and advocate for social justice with expertise in promoting policy to practice and using SEL, anti-bias, and culturally responsive approaches that foster equitable outcomes for all students. Before he joined SDSU as an assistant professor... Read More →

Wednesday September 8, 2021 10:00am - 11:00am PDT