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DATES & LOCATION
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This year’s PROCEDE Conference will be taking place from October 24-26, 2018 at Mont Gabriel Hotel & Spa.



REGISTRATION
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To register for the PROCEDE 2018 Conference, first select your workshops from the list below.

Once you’ve made your selection, complete your registration by clicking here.

The conference registration fee is $345 (Includes all meals- Wednesday dinner to Friday breakfast)

Please register by Monday, October 1st, 2018




PAYMENT
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Payment must be made by cheque (payable to New Frontiers School Board) and must be received no later than October 8, 2018.

Please mail payment to:
       New Frontiers School Board
       c/o Kirsten Goldthorp
       214 McLeod
       Chateauguay, QC, J6J 2H4



HOTEL
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Please note that you are responsible for booking your own room by calling 1-800-668-5253 or visiting www.montgabriel.com
Room cost per night: $119 (Standard room)



FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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Please contact Kirsten Goldthorp if you require any additional information or support.
       kgoldthorp@nfsb.qc.ca
       450-691-1440 or 1-800-461-1440 (Ext. 251)




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Thursday, October 25 • 10:15 - 11:45
Creating Safe and Inclusive Environments for Trans and Non-Binary Youth LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

Trans and non-binary youth are increasingly revealing and expressing their gender identity and often doing so even before puberty. A growing number of these youth will transition while attending school. Québec’s laws were amended in June 2016 to protect and respect the rights of all trans and non-binary people including youth. In this workshop, the realities of trans and non-binary students will be explored, and concrete measures suggested to better support them. The workshop will cover the following subjects:
  • Sexual and gender diversity: what are we talking about? Key concepts (homophobia, transphobia, heteronormativity, gender identity, transition, etc.)
  • Integration of trans and non-binary identities
  • The experience of trans and non-binary youth in Québec Schools
  • Québec laws regarding gender identity and expression
  • Obstacles and challenges on the terrain: strategies to support LGBT youth.
  • Working proactively: how to limit harassment and bullying related to sexual and gender diversity and how to intervene when it does occur?

Speakers
avatar for Mona Greenbaum

Mona Greenbaum

Co-Founder and Executive Director, LGBT Family Coalition
Mona Greenbaum is the co-founder and executive director of the LGBT Family Coalition, an association that advocates for families with lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans parents. The organization received three Arc-en-ciel Awards in recognition of its social activism. The Coalition’s... Read More →


Thursday October 25, 2018 10:15 - 11:45 EDT
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