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WASPA Equity & Engagement Virtual Seminar-Feb 16 & 17, 2021
Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST
Category: WASPA Equity & Engagement Virtual Seminar

Please join us for WASPA’s Virtual Equity & Engagement Seminar:  February 16 & 17 from 8:00am - noon:

The Wisconsin Association of School Personnel Administrators is excited to offer a Equity and Engagement conference on February 16 and 17! Human resources directors, business managers, superintendents, school board members, and school district employees in supervisory roles will all benefit from attending this virtual event. 

$228 registration with a $25.00 per person discount for schools or districts who register more than one person.

Register today!


Learn from the Experts:

We are pleased to offer the opportunity to hear from three national level speakers during our conference.  The Opening Keynote features Ellie Krug, the author of Getting to Ellen: A Memoir about Love, Honesty and Gender Change (2013), Ellie has presented on diversity and inclusion to governmental entities, court systems, Fortune 100 companies, law firms, nonprofits, and colleges/universities on 800+ occasions. A hopeless idealist, Ellie has presented her human inclusivity training, “Gray Area Thinking®” across North America. We are excited to spend the first morning learning from Ellie.  

Then, we will be joined by Betsy Delzer & Antonio Hoye of RISE For the Greater Good. They will host a 2-session seminar on the subject of awareness and racial justice, focusing on Inclusivity and Culture & Compassion.  Attendees will leave with ideas of how to apply practices of compassion that build empathy and resiliency, personally and professionally.

On day two, you will learn about best practices in districts that have implemented Equity hiring and Staff Engagement strategies.  Mequon Thiensville School District will share their journey of increasing the diversity of their staff, both through recruitment and retention of staff of color.  Greendale Schools & Madison Metropolitan School District will present on Staff Wellness - Restorative Practices, Mindfulness & Social Emotional Learning, followed by Elmbrook Schools' focus on Employee Engagement and Retention Strategies.  Come learn about specific actions you can take to increase staff equity and engagement in your district!

Contact: [email protected]