Selected Multicultural Events in Oregon & Beyond
Regional and National Events
- 16th Annual ORATE (Oregon Association of Teacher Educators) Conference
Kennedy School, McMenamins, Portland, OR, February 22, 2013
Learning and Teaching in a Culturally Diverse World is the theme of the 2013 conference. Oregon's Chief Education Officer, Dr. Rudy Crew is the keynote speaker for the conference. Session proposals are due November 29, 2012. Early-bird registration prices effective until February 1.
- César E. Chávez Leadership Conference
Western Oregon University, Monmouth, OR, March 8, 2013
1,500+ Latino high school students attend this exciting day of fun and learning. The CECLC is the largest high school student event for Latino students in Oregon. 65 high schools from Northwest Oregon attend the annual César E. Chávez Student Leadership conference.
Links to Selected Oregon Diversity Support Organizations
- TESOL 2013
March 20-23, 2013, Dallas, TX
47th annual convention of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages. The theme of this year's convention is "Harmonizing Language, Heritage, & Culture."
- 14th Annual White Privilege Conference
April 10-13, 2013. Seattle, WA
The theme of the 2013 conference is The Color of Money: Reclaiming Our Humanity.
"History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again."