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SAVE the Date - Oct 26 & 27, 1999

Fourth Annual Conference on Multicultural Education
Sheraton Four Points Hotel in Waterbury, Connecticut

A Conference for K-12 and Higher Education staff, faculty, students,
administrators, parents, school board members and community activists.

Six Pre-Conference Institutes and 24 Concurrent Sessions. Pre-Conference
institute topics include Multicultural Education and the Internet, Minority
Teacher Recruitment and Retention, Multicultural Science, Multicultural
Language Arts, Making Schools Safe for Gay & Lesbian Students, MCE for Higher
Education faculty and more

Keynotes scheduled to date include:

Beverly Tatum - Dean at Mt. Holyoke College and author of "Why are All the
Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria"
Donna Gollnick - Vice-President of NCATE and
President-Elect of the National Association for Multicultural Education

3rd Annual Conference
"Moving Multicultural Education Forward: Works in Progress"

The October 22 Conference was a "sold-out" success with 350 teachers,
administrators, parents, school board members from throughout New England and
the US in attendance.

To be placed on the mailing list and/or to request conference proposal packets
please contact Bill Howe at william.howe@po.state.ct.us . The call for proposals
will be going out in the next three weeks.

For more information on Multicultural Education please see the NAME (National
Association for Multicultural Education WEB site at:
or the Region ONE site at http://cpplus.com/name

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