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Tuesday, December 12 • 8:30am - 10:00am
Our Untold Stories

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As educators, we work every day to help our students learn and grow. Yet despite the myriad of unique settings and situations we each work it, there exists single stories about our work, our students and our industry. As posed by Nigerian Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, these single stories lead to stereotypes that while not necessarily wholly untrue, are certainly incomplete. So what are the untold stories we need to consider to avoid stereotype threat and help teachers see ourselves as change agents? In this keynote, Jennie Magiera will share untold stories we can amplify in order to empower educators to change the world, starting in their our classrooms.

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Jennie Magiera

Chief Program Officer, EdTechTeam
Jennie Magiera is the Chief Program Officer for EdTechTeam, working on diversity and equity in education initiatives and the author of Courageous Edventures. She is also the co-founder and president of the non-profit The Student Voice Foundation, whose mission is to encourage and... Read More →


Tuesday December 12, 2017 8:30am - 10:00am
Nicollet A/B/C/D

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