Supporting African American Learners
Flex Approved Professional Learning Opportunities


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Building Towards Equity

LBCC Social Justice Intercultural Center in partnership with the Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE) 2022-2023.

Virtual Events - Supporting African American Learners (October 2022 – February 2023)

Session Dates: 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 11/8, 2/7, 2/14

In this training, participants experience research-based strategies for supporting African American students, learn what works from school leaders experiencing success, gain access to professional learning resources that can be used with staff, and plan next steps with the support of a community of learners.


For more information, contact Dr. Jamaal Williams, Ed.L.D. Coordinator III Equity, Access, & Acceleration: Email: Williams_jamaal@lacoe.ed  or call 565-922-6259

If you require accommodations, please contact the Disabled Students Programs & Services (DSPS) at least 72 hours prior to the event at (562) 938-4558 or (562) 938-4833 (TTY) or If you require sign language interpreting services, please contact Stephanie Bonales at or (562) 938-4918.
If you require Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services, please contact Sunita Shelly: / 562.938.4947 or Sonia Leticia Vélez: at least 5 business days prior to the event. Please note requests are based on provider availability, the more advance notice the better.