CANCELED Leading While Female: A Culturally Proficient For Gender Equity (Community - Part I) - VIRTUAL (Course # 21HR0914)

Dates: 9/14/2021, 10/12/2021

Time: 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM EST

Registration open through 9/1/2021 11:59 PM EST


40 seats currently available.




The registration period has closed for this event.

Webinar Description

Designed as both a personal and group guide to take action. Leading While Female draws on the research intersectionality, educational leadership, and Cultural Proficiency to helps all:

* Better understand the impact of faux narratives that foster lack of confidence among girls and women
* Utilize the Tools of Cultural Proficiency to examine barriers to overcome and support functions to locate for your own career planning
* Learn from stories of women leaders who have confronted and overcome barriers to career development, including women of color who were targets of implicit bias
* Explore and expand the roles and opportunities for our male colleagues to serve as allies, advocates and mentors.

Important note about this course: Registrants are responsible for purchasing their own copy of the book titled: Leading While Female: A Culturally Proficient Response for Gender Equity by Trudy Tuttle Arriaga


Dr. Brandy Lovelady-Mitchell

Dr. Brandy Lovelady-Mitchell, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Director for Kent ISD

Brandy began her career as a child and family mental health and substance abuse clinician then moved into middle school counseling, guidance classroom instruction followed by career focused educational consulting at Kent ISD. Next she moved to Kent Career Technical Center as Supervisor of Student Services, Principal of Kent Innovation High School and now is the Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Kent ISD. She has advanced degrees from MSU, Aquinas College, GVSU, and an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from Eastern Michigan University. She is an Agency Trainer for Adaptive Schools, Thinking Collaborative. She was honored to be an invited participant & panelist of two White House & Reach Higher Convenings.

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Course Cost

There is no charge to attend this course.

Credit Information

Course: Hours - 2.5

SCECHs- 2.5
SWCECs- 2.5




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