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The 2022 Districts Leading with Equity Conference

Dates: May 20, 2022

Meets: F from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Registration: $125.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Online registration is not available at this time. Please contact our office for more information.

 Phone: 217-581-5114  Email:

Online registration is now closed. However you may still do walk in registration at the conference.



Black Educational Advocacy Coalition (BEAC) Equity Conference:
Districts Leading with Equity, May 19-20, 2022
Crowne Plaza, Springfield Illinois Convention Center

Thursday, 5/19/22 6:00 - 9:00 pm - Meet and Greet with Hors d'oeuvres and live entertainment by Press Play.
Cash Bar available.
Registration will be open on 5/19/22, 4:30-8:30 pm.
Please mark box at checkout if you are planning to attend

Friday, 5/20/22 - Featuring keynote speaker Dr. Anthony Muhammad, author and international thought leader:

Registration opens on 05/20/2022 at 7:30 a.m.

BEAC Equity Conference Schedule:
Continental Breakfast
8:45 - Welcome and Opening
9:00 - Dr. Anthony Muhammad
10:00 - Breakout Sessions
11:00 - Breakout Sessions
12:00 - Networking and Lunch Buffet
1:00 - Equity Panel Discussion
2:30 - Closing Speaker
Schedule subject to change without notice.

Wearing of masks is strongly encouraged during the 2022 BEAC Equity Conference.

Sponsored by McGraw Hill, Illinois Principals Association, Veregy, and Lions Club International Foundation.

Please note, by registering for the 2022 BEAC Equity Conference, you are providing consent to BEAC to use your photo in print, video, and electronic form for marketing efforts.

To ensure all students have the resources they need to be successful in their K-12 school experience, districts need to make sure the right support systems, structures, supports, and practices are in place from the boardroom to the classroom. The 2022 Districts Leading with Equity conference will provide specific resources and tools to support school board members and district personnel to continually promote and enhance equity throughout their districts.

Earn up to 6 CPDHs


online registration is closed. However you may call 217-581-5114 to register or do walk in registration at the conference.
Fee: $125.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)Registration$ 125.00
Course Fee (Alternate)Complimentary Reg$ 0.00
Optional FeeThursday night Meet and Greet$ 0.00

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