CTA is proud to present the tenth 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 as well as opportunities to interact as a group.

This year’s conference will include a variety of interactive sessions including:

A Guide to Supporting LGBTQ+ Students
Coming out, Being Out, Heteronormative, and Gender Binary Culture
Creating Gender Inclusive Schools
Here and Queer: Teaching Without Fear
How to be an Out Educator or Supportive Ally
If You are LGBTQA+…You are a SuperHero
LGBTQ+ Contact Training
The Intersectionality of Organizing
Trans Code – Transcending Gender


AGENDA-AT-A-GLANCE (subject to change)

4:00-8:00 pm            CTA Registration
6:00-7:00 pm            First Timers’ Orientation
7:00-9:00 pm            Dinner and Opening Remarks
8:15-9:00 pm            Generational Break Out Sessions

7:30 am-3:00 pm      CTA Registration Desk
7:30-8:15 am            REAC Forum
7:30-8:30 am            Breakfast
8:30 am – 3:30 pm    Once Upon a Space – The Power of Stories
8:30-10:30 am          Session 1 – Gender Identity
10:45-11:45 am        Session 2 – Sexual Orientation (LGBTQ+ contact training)
12:00-2:15pm          Lunch and Movie Screening
2:30-3:30pm           Session 3 – Sexual Orientation (LGBTQ+ contact training)
3:45-4:45 pm           GLBT Caucus/Forum
5:00-6:00 pm           Women’s Caucus

8:00 am-12:00 pm   CTA Registration Desk
8:00-9:00 am           Ethnic Minority Caucuses
9:15-10:45 am         Session 4 – Intersectionality & Special Sessions
11:00 am-12:15 pm Brunch and Closing Session, GLBT Caucus Awards and President’s Speech

Also, over the weekend you will have time to visit the exhibitor area. Exhibits will showcase many organizations that address GLBT issues including many CTA services and resources.


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