This is the sixth time that I have attended the National Education Association's Representative Assembly, and each has proven to be an amazing experience being part of such a large assembly of educators - nearly 10,000! Each time I have attended the RA, I've attended the Joint Women & Minority Issues pre-conference which begins two days before the RA. They always have empowering keynote speakers and workshops that provide useful information, and this year I was not disappointed.
From their list of many workshops two stood out for me, which I've actually taken at a Region 3 Leadership Conference before. It always amazes me how retaking some workshops actually makes the previous information more clear, or offers additional information which was not offered at the previous trainings, which was the case for me this time.
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