Education and Activism to Support Students from Immigrant Families

Oct 16, 2020, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Education challenges and barriers faced by immigrants; innovative approaches; activism in schools

Yolanda Zepeda, Assistant Vice Provost for Diversity and Inclusion, Ohio State Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Reem Subei, Staff Attorney, Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc.
Chrissy Foster, ESL Teacher, Columbus City Schools
Gabriela Pickett, PhD, Dayton School Board
Jessica Ramos, Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc.
Liz Morales, Student Community of Progressive Empowerment (SCOPE)

If you have a disability and require accommodations to fully participate in this activity, please send an email to Yolanda Zepeda at You will be contacted by someone from our staff to discuss your specific needs.

If you are an English-language learner and require interpretation to access this conference, please contact Lynn Tramonte at We will work with you and community partners to meet language needs to the extent possible.

Please note that this event will be live captioned.