CWVE 2021: Schedule-At-a-Glance

Sessions feature engaging presentations from national experts, child welfare agency staff and partners, family leaders, and youth.

10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. (EDT): Session 1
Understanding the Past to Build a New Future: Advancing Racial Equity for Children, Youth, and Families

11:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (EDT): Networking Break
Visit the Exhibit Hall, Networking Lounge, and Virtual Gallery

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (EDT): Session 2
Using Data and Evaluation to Advance Racial Equity in Child Welfare

12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. (EDT): Session 2: Planning for Action
(Concurrent sessions designed to facilitate transfer of learning.)

2A: "We See It, We Know It, and Now We Must Do Something About It": Working Together to Reduce Inequity
2B: Exploring the Use of Data to Tell Stories of Inequities
2C: Co-Creating Race Equity Tools: Practical Strategies for Evaluation and Continuous Quality Improvement Efforts

1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. (EDT): Session 3
From Understanding to Action: Shifting Power Dynamics to Advance Racial Equity

2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (EDT): Session 3
(Concurrent sessions designed to facilitate transfer of learning.)

3A: Co-Creating Equitable Child Welfare Policies and Practice
3B: Culturally Responsive Engagement and Partnership
3C: Effectively Engaging Fathers of Color

3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. (EDT): Networking Break
Visit the Exhibit Hall, Networking Lounge, and Virtual Gallery

3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. (EDT): Session 4
Intentional Inclusion: Creating Equity in the Workplace

4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (EDT): Session 5
Closing Remarks From Aysha E. Schomburg, Associate Commissioner, Children’s Bureau

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (EDT): Networking Break
Visit the Exhibit Hall, Networking Lounge, and Virtual Gallery

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