Program

In 2020, we will feature interactive, innovative, and visually engaging plenary and workshop programming that lifts up intersectionality in education and youth justice.

Topics relate to and include:

  • Police-Free Schools
  • Closing Youth Prisons
  • Inter-connected Movement – School/Prison/Detention/Immigration
  • Divestment from Prison/Investment into Schools Strategies and Justice Reinvestment
  • Electoral Power and Justice
  • Racism in Education
  • Intersectional Movement Organizing (Race, Gender, and Sexuality)
  • Narrative Change: The Future of Youth of Color and Schools
  • Privatization of Schools and Public Resources/Systems
  • Healing and Self-Care
  • Historical Overview: Unpacking Racism in Education

Schedule at a glance:

THURSDAY, JULY 16, 2020

10:00am-4:00pm

Pre-Conference Institutes – CJSF Community of Practice

6:00pm – 8:30pm

EASJ2020 Welcome Reception

FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2020

7:30am – 8:30am

Opening Breakfast Plenary Session

10:15am – 11:30am

Workshops/Breakout Sessions

1:45pm – 3:00pm

Workshops/Breakout Sessions

3:15pm – 4:30pm

Workshops/Breakout Sessions

6:30pm – 9:00pm

Dinner & Block Party

8:30am – 10:00am

Breakfast Plenary

12:00pm – 1:30pm

Lunch Plenary

3:15pm – 4:30pm

Workshops/Breakout Sessions

4:45pm – 6:00pm

Free Space/Unconference Space/Strategy Sessions/Meet Ups

SATURDAY, JULY 18, 2020

7:30am – 8:30am

Breakfast

10:30am – 4:00Pm

Community Learning Tours

1:45pm – 3:00pm

Workshops/Breakout Sessions

3:15pm – 4:30pm

Workshops/Breakout Sessions

6:30pm – 9:00pm

Dinner & Block Party

8:30am – 10:00am

Breakfast Plenary

6:30pm – 9:00pm

Dinner & Entertainment

3:15pm – 4:30pm

Workshops/Breakout Sessions

4:45pm – 6:00pm

Free Space/Unconference Space/Strategy Sessions/Meet Ups

SUNDAY, JULY 19, 2020

8:30am – 9:00am

Sunday Breakfast & RAD(ical) Talks

11:00am – 12:30Pm

Workshops/BreakoutStrategy Session Breakouts & Next Steps

9:00am – 11:00am

Morning Plenary/People’s Movement Assembly Session

12:30pm – 1:30pm

Closing Lunch Plenary