• Latino Education Advocacy Day

A one-day summit on the educational issues facing Latinos

Monday, March 29, 2010
10:30am - 8:00pm
Suffolk Law School

 

Suffolk University is one of the select "Town Hall" viewing sites for the first-ever Latino Education Advocacy Day (LEAD), hosted by California State University-San Bernardino.  To read more about the event please visit the CSUSB LEAD website.  Please note, all times listed on the CSUSB website are PST.

Please join our "Town Hall" on Monday, March 29, 2010, for this exciting inaugural event! All sessions will be held at the Suffolk University Law School in the Function Room and Faculty Dining Room.  A summary schedule is provided below (times listed in EST).
 
Please register online.
 
GO LIVE!!  You can submit your own question(s) for the national speakers and panelists! Click here for directions.
 

LEAD Schedule Summary


10:30 AM: Check-in

11:00 AM:  Suffolk Welcome and Opening Remarks

11:30 AM: National Welcome and Opening Remarks

12:00 PM:  Inaugural Address: "My Legacy: Mendez v. Westminster (1946)"

**BROWN BAG LUNCH: snacks and drinks will be provided**

12:30 PM:  Forum: "History, Schooling and Outcomes"

1:30 PM:    Break

1:45 PM:    Forum: "Theory and Research into Action"

3:00 PM:    Local Panel: Latino/a Education Issues in Greater Boston

4:00 PM:    Feature Presentation - "White House Initiative" (WHI)

5:00 PM:    Forum: "The Policies and Politics of Educational Access and Opportunity"

6:15 PM:    Break

6:30 PM:    Forum: "Youth Development and Future LEADers"

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