Friday, Dec. 3, 2021

The Bowles Center for Diversity Outreach, Inc. will host the Annual Diversity Education (P-12 School Counselor, School Administrator and Teacher) Conference will be held on Friday, December 3, 2021 the conference will be virtual on zoom.  We are expecting a significant number of P-16 educators, graduate and undergraduate education majors and community leaders to attend the conference.  The conference is scheduled from 9:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.  The first breakout sessions will begin at 9:15 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.  The second breakout sessions will begin from 10:45 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.  The final breakout sessions will be from 12:15 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. EILA Credit Provided. 

The conference will offer an excellent opportunity for educational, cultural, social, leadership development and training to all of those in attendance.  Highlights of the conference include state and regionally recognized education speakers, and members of the Kentucky General Assembly, Kentucky Department of Education, and Kentucky Council on Post Secondary Education, School administrators & superintendents from across Kentucky and college & university education faculty from Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee.      


Workshops Topics Include:


  • What is Critical Race Theory & Where is it Taught            Implicit Bias for Educators 

  • Teaching a Culturally Diverse Curriculum                          Teaching a Culturally Diverse Student Population

  • Educating & Reaching AT-Risk Students-                           Strategies to Attract Culturally Diverse Teachers & 

  • through science education                                                  staff and Administrators 

  • Understanding Poverty and Culture as they                      What is Cultural Diversity & Why is It Important

  • relate to student’s academic performance                       Strategies to Include Diversity When there is Little In fusing Diversity- Diversity Now and In Future                                                         or No Perceived Diversity

  • Strategies to Improve School Climate & Culture              ACT Standards & P-12 College Readiness 

  • How to Enforce Fair & Equitable Discipline                       Enhancing Diversity in School Counseling

  • Teaching Students With Disabilities                                   Planning Diverse Activities

  • Enhancing Diversity in STEM Programs                             Diversity STEM Retention and Recruitment


We are confident that the Educators’ Diversity Awareness & Support Conference will be informative, educational and enjoyable and that you will leave energized to enhance diversity in education and to improve the quality of life for all.  We are asking P-16 Education Institutions to register educators to attend the conference.  We look forward to your participation.  Please do not hesitate to make your reservations today.  The only thing that could be missing from this historical event is you…

Thank you in advance for your attendance and continued support.