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Georgia Legislative Black Caucus Education Symposium Vision 20/20: Creating Strategic Partnerships that Promote Excellence in Education in Georgia's Black Communities

Georgia Legislative Black Caucus

Monday, June 3, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)

Atlanta, GA

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GLBC Education Symposium

June 3, 2013

Morehouse School of Medicine

Atlanta, GA 30314

 

 

Schedule

7:45 a.m.                                Breakfast and Registration

8:15 a.m.                                Welcome 

                                                Representative Dee Dawkins-Haigler, GLBC Chair

8:30 a.m.                                 School Choice, Vouchers, Tax credits, 

                                    Moderator:    Representative Carolyn Hugley

9:35-9:45 a.m.                          Break

9:45 a.m.                                 Closing the Achievement Gap - Charter Schools, Teacher performance, Parental Involvement

                                    Moderator:  Representative. Alisha Morgan

10:45a.m. - 10:50a.m.             Break

10:55 a.m.                               Higher Education, Technical School Education vs.
 4 year Colleges/Universities & HBCU State Funding

                                    Moderator: Senator Freddie Sims

11:55a.m.                               Break

12:00 p.m.                               Luncheon on Race and Poverty

                                    Moderator:  Senator Hardie Davis

                                    Invocation: Rep. Tonya Anderson

                                    Introduction of GLBC members: Rep. Sheila Jones

                                    Introduction of Speaker: Senator Gloria Butler

1:45 p.m.                                 High Stakes Testing, Accreditation, Accountability

                                                Moderator:  Representative Winfred Dukes

 

2:50 p.m.                                 Break

3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.                 Documentary Discussions of Waiting for Superman and
            American Promise

                                    Moderator: Representative Rahn Mayo

4:00 p.m.-4:45 p.m.                  Next Steps

                                                Moderator: Senator Valencia Seay

Panelists: Representative Mike Glanton, Representative Pam Stephenson, Representative David Wilkerson

4:50 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.             Wrap up/ Adjourn

                                                Representative Dee Dawkins-Haigler

 


 

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When & Where



Morehouse School of Medicine
720 Westview Drive
Atlanta, GA 30314

Monday, June 3, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)


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