The keynote presenter for this conference is Dr. Christopher Emdin, award-winning author, hip-hop educator, and Robert A. Naslund Endowed Chair in Curriculum Theory and Professor of Education at the University of Southern California, where he also serves as Director of youth engagement and community partnerships at the USC Race and Equity Center. He is also Scholar/Griot in Residence at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
Internationally renowned poet, playwright, performing artist, producer and publisher jessica Care moore will perform.
Morning and afternoon breakout sessions provide the opportunity for attendees to choose topics of personal and professional interest.
The Dismantling Systemic Racism Conference is proud to return to the Connecticut Convention Center in 2023.
100 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06103
PreK-Grade 12: Birth-Grade 12: Educators, Administrators, Family Members, Community Members, Business Leaders, Students, and all who play a role in a child’s life.
- All attendees must register online. Walk-ins will not be accepted.
- Student registration is limited to 10 students per district at this time. Students must be accompanied by an adult chaperone throughout the conference (including breakout sessions).
- Registration fees include meals during the conference.
- Payment must be received by April 28, 2023.
- All refunds must be requested in writing five business days prior to May 5, 2023.
If you are hearing impaired and require an interpreter, please send an email request to Heather Dawes at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, April 7, 2023. SERC will make every effort to secure an interpreter, but may not be able to fulfill requests made after this date.
Questions about Content?
Christina Simms, SERC
(860) 632-1485 ext. 346
Questions about Registration?
For registration questions, please contact:
Heather Dawes, SERC
(860) 632-1485, ext. 263