The Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) is pleased to continue its partnership with SERC to support the effective implementation of the African American/Black and Puerto Rican/Latino Course of Studies.  District and school leaders and educators initiating the course in the 2022-2023 school year are invited to participate in one of the Leadership Launch sessions scheduled for Wednesday, April 27, 2022.  At this session, information regarding the model curriculum, expectations, and training series will be shared.  Participants from the same school are encouraged to register for the same session as schedules permit.  Session times and registration links can be found below.  A session recording will be available on the website for future reference.  Questions regarding registration for sessions may be directed to Heather Dawes, Project Specialist, at and content for sessions to Michelle LeBrun-Griffin, Consultant, at

Registration Links: Wednesday, April 27

Session A – 8:00 am to 9:30 am –

Session B – 11:00 am to 12:30 pm –

Session C – 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm –