Queer Educators PLC

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Professional Development

 LGBTQ+-identified educators will come together to develop and share workplace practices and strategies for bringing our whole identities into our schools, creating safer workplaces, and supporting our students on the LGBTQ+ rainbow.

There is no charge for participation.

Certificates of attendance and PDPs are available. Please note: you must register here in order to receive a certificate or PDPs.


  • Photo of Lani Blechman

    Lani Blechman is a School Librarian at Fort River Elementary School and has over 5 years of preK-12 school library experience in public, private, and charter schools. For more than 13 years, she's worked across the urban/rural divides of Western Massachusetts for racial and gender justice.

  • Safire DeJong

    Keri “Safire” DeJong, Ed.D. works in the Professional Development department at the Collaborative for Education Services (CES). Safire leads social justice focused consulting and professional development for PK-12 schools with an array of talented and experienced co-facilitators and consultants.

For more information, contact:
Events Manager
413.586.4900 x5935