Equity Teams, Parent and Student Voices, and the BAT Conference

Professor Denisha Jones, keynote speaker for the 4th Annual Back to School with BATs Conference, shares background on Student Equity Teams as well as more details on the programs scheduled for Seattle, WA, July 22-23. Dawn Bennet, co-founder of Multicultural Education Rights Alliance (McERA), speaks about her work with parents and her organization’s upcoming BAT presentation.

Segment begins at 36:00 —

Image borrowed from themcera.org

See also BATs General Manager, Marla Kilfoyle, and presenter Lisa Keating of My Purple Umbrella, on segment one of the June 22 show.

BacktoSchoolBATS

The Education Town Hall with Thomas Byrd
broadcasts from Historic Anacostia
in Washington, DC, on We Act Radio,
Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. Eastern
Listen live via TuneIn.
Shows are archived for convenient listening shortly after broadcast.

After years of weekly broadcasts, the program now focuses one show each month on local issues and one on “the BUS,” organized by BadAss Teachers, United Opt Out, and SOS March.



Categories: BUS program, equity in education, gender in education, multicultural education, National Issues, Teachers and teaching

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