The 2022 Central OEA/NEA Diversity conference will be held on January 22nd from 8:45 AM until 12:30PM. The conference will be virtual over Zoom. Registered attendees will be sent the Zoom information two days prior to the conference.

To register
Log in to your Central account (or create an account if you don't have one)
Scroll down to the "Diversity Conference" event and click "Attending"
Wait a short moment for it to register. That's it.

Three sessions will be presented.

Session 1 A Legal Look at Diversity
Presented by Makia Burns.

Makia Burns is a staff liaison for The Ohio Education Association. Makia focuses on Professional Development for members and focuses on laws that affect members teaching skills and parameters.

Session 2 Counseling Students with Diverse Backgrounds
Presented by Ernest White.

Ernest White is a Strategies for Intervention and Prevention Program School Counselor for Licking Heights Local Schools. Ernest focuses on working with at-risk youths within the district who have faced disciplinary issues.

Session 3 Classroom Diversity Tips
Presented by Aneeka Farrell.

Aneeka Farrell is a prominent member of the Washington Education Association. Aneeka's experience, working with implicit bias in classrooms, gives her a keen insight as to how to build peer to peer relationships and work with students of all backgrounds.