School Resource Officer Diversity


July 19,  2017  8am to 4pm

The Bowles Center for Diversity Outreach, Inc. will host the annual School Resource Officer Diversity Education Conference in Covington, Kentucky. The conference purpose is to enhance the relationship and community outreach among School Resource Officers diverse students and parents.  The conference will be held at the Radisson Riverview Hotel, which is located at 668 West Fifth Street in Covington, Kentucky.  The conference will be held on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. The conference will begin at 8:00 a.m. until 8:45 a.m. with a conference breakfast and opening session.  Conference Education Sessions will begin at 9:00 a.m. until 10:15 a.m. and from 10:30 a.m. until 11:45 a.m.  The conference luncheon will begin at 12:00 p.m. until 1:30  p.m.  We are expecting a significant number of Law Enforcement Personnel to attend the conference.  Presentations will be presented by Regional Colleges and University and Government Agency Diversity Outreach Specialists.    

We are asking that interested participants register school resource officers to attend the conference.  The conferences will serve as a support event for Law Enforcement Agencies to be further trained how to enhance relationships and community with the diverse communities they serve.  The conference will include an opening session and breakfast, event luncheon and four breakout sessions (two in the morning and two in the afternoon).  The conference will offer School Resource Officers an excellent opportunity for educational, cultural, social leadership development, as well as networking and training to all of those in attendance.  Highlights of the conference include state and regionally recognized presenters from across the country.             

Presentations Include But Are Not Limited To Topics Listed Below Include:


Understanding Culture as they relates to Discipline in Schools          

Implicit Bias Training

Eliminating Prejudices, Stereotypes and Misconceptions    

Strategies to Enhance Relationships with Diverse Community

What is Cultural Diversity and Why is it Important

Building Trust with Diverse Communities



We are confident the School Resource Officers Diversity Conference will be informative, educational,

empowering and enjoyable. Additionally, we strongly feel that you will leave the conference energized to

enhance diversity in Law Enforcement and continue to improve the quality of life for all people.  


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.