Event description

CTA’s Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues Advisory Committee (GLBTIAC) is proud to present the sixth annual CTA conference addressing GLBT issues involving educators, students and community.

This conference is open to all CTA members and will serve as a venue to discuss a variety of subjects affecting the entire membership and California’s youth. Participants will have a variety of workshops to choose from that will address the needs of the CTA Membership, the Students and the Community.

Conference Highlights
Friday night begins with an opportunity for participants to network in a social environment.  On Saturday and Sunday we’ll have many workshops for you to choose from as well as a keynote address by CTA President Dean E. Vogel.

Special Guest Speaker: iO Tillett Wright
iO Tillett Wright will be the Saturday luncheon keynote speaker.  iO is an artist whose work focuses on the leading margins of contemporary life and culture.  Her current project Self Evident Truths examines Americans, asking them whether they are “A[nything] other than 100% straight” and photographing respondents self-evaluate themselves as such.

Workshops of Interest – Saturday and Sunday
The Conference Planning Committee has arranged for three workshop time slots. In all, you will be able to choose from almost 20 workshops.

Conference Fees
The conference registration fee includes all conference materials, reception on Friday evening, breakfast and luncheon on Saturday, and brunch on Sunday.

CTA Member: $195
Student CTA: $39
Agency Fee Payer: $245
Non-Members: $565

All expenses for accommodations are the responsibility of the individual, the chapter, the school district, the Service Center Council or the UniServ Unit.

Incentive Grants
The grant application deadline is October 5, 2014

The GLBT Conference registration deadline is October 31, 2014.


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