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Equity Thought Leader Series

This webinar series will focus on equity in education and will address asset-based pedagogies as well as the need to diversify California’s teacher workforce.

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond’s new Equity Thought Leader Series will highlight issues in California’s educational system pertaining to diversifying the teacher workforce and applying asset-based pedagogies to meet the needs of the diverse California student population. The following webinars have been scheduled, however, please continue to check the web page as new webinars will be scheduled.

We encourage all attendees to view this short presentation about diversifying the teacher workforce and asset-based pedagogies before attending the webinar series events.

Events

Please view the presentations by clicking on their corresponding links.

Questions: Teacher and Leader Policy Office | TLPO@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-7331 
Last Reviewed: Friday, June 18, 2021
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