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Thursday, June 18, 2020

8:15-9:15 am (1 CPD)

Session:  Accompanying the Suffering: What True Leadership Looks Like
Speaker: Sister Norma Pimentel, Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley


9:15-10:15 am (1 CPD)

Session:  BCFS Health and Human Services: Human Trafficking 101 and Common Thread (a relational advocacy program in partnership with the Office of the Governor)
Speaker:  Maria Cansino, BCFS Common Thread


10:30-11:30 am (1 CPD)

Session: Promoting Equity and Social Justice Panel
Panelists: Sister Norma Pimentel, Maria Cansino, Isamar Ochoa, & Alexandra Avila


1:00-2:30 pm (1.5 CPD)

Session: Human Trafficking Prevention Training and BHEC/TSBEP Update
Speaker: Darrel Spinks, BHEC


2:45-4:15 pm (1.5 CPD)

Session: SEL as a Foundation for Safe, Supportive, and Equitable Schools
Speaker: Donna Black, SEL4TX


Total CPD for Thursday: 6 hours

Friday, June 19, 2020

8:30-10:00 am (1.5 CPD)

Session: Panel Presentation:  Equity Solutions through SEL
Moderator: Angela Downes, UNT Dallas College of Law
Panelists: Donna Black, SEL4TX; Josette Saxton, Texans Care for Children; Amy Baker, Principal; Anne Lehew, Prevention and Intervention Services Coordinator; Sharon Bradley, Director of Family & Social Services; Rachelle Finck, SEL Coordinator


10:15-11:45 am (1.5 CPD)

Session: Culturally Responsive Programming for SEL
Speakers: Amy Baker and Laura Richard, SEL4TX


1:00-4:15 pm (3 CPD; includes 15 min break)

Session: SEL Competencies from an Equity Lens: Implications for Ethical SEL Assessment and Intervention
Speaker: G. Thomas Schanding, Jr., PhD, NCSP, University of Houston – Clear Lake & SEL4TX


Total CPD for Friday: 6 hours

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