Schedule from the 2013 Forum
Check-in & Networking
|5:30-6 p.m.||Opening Remarks|
|Bill Flanagan is Executive Vice President - Corporate Relations for the Allegheny Conference on Community Development and its Affiliates|
|Leading the Discussion|
|Small group discussion within the context that education is an equity and social justice right for all children will be framed by internationally renowned experts on issues of social justice affecting the education of children in under-represented populations.|
|Dr. Arnetha Ball, Professor of Education at Stanford University|
|Dr. Pedro Noguera, Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education at the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development|
|6-6:45 p.m.||Small Group Dialogue|
All attendees will participate in small groups consisting of members from our region's education, business, civic, foundation, and political institutions. The goal of this information sharing discussion is to gain a more accurate understanding across all sectors of what is occurring in our region that affects the education of our children.
Small group discussion will be facilitated by representatives from the Duquesne University School of Education community. Additional School representatives will take notes from each group's discussion.
Results of small group discussions will set the agenda for future convenings, which will take place annually on Duquesne University's campus.
|6:45p.m.-7p.m.||Closing Remarks and Next Steps|
|Mr. Grant Oliphant, President and CEO of The Pittsburgh Foundation|