November 11-12, 2016
Norfolk State University — Bozeman Education Building
The Sociocultural Realities of Today’s Students
A CONFERENCE FOR:
- PRE-SERVICE TEACHERS
- IN-SERVICE TEACHERS
- P-12 ADMINISTRATORS
- COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS
- UNIVERSITY FACULTY/ADMINISTRATORS
Friday, November 11 @ 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Poster Session and Guest Panel Discussion: How Poverty Impacts Student Achievement
Saturday, November 12 @ 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
All Symposium Events Scheduled at the Bozeman Education Building
Donna Y. Ford, Ph.D.
Dr. Donna Ford, Professor of Education and Human Development at Vanderbilt University and the 2013 Harvie Branscomb Distinguished Professor. She is the author of In Search of the Dream: Designing Schools and Classrooms that Work for High Potential Students from Diverse Cultural Backgrounds and Recruiting and Retaining Culturally Different Students in Gifted Education.
Dr. R. L’Heureux Lewis-McCoy
Dr. R. L’Heureux Lewis-McCoy, Associate Professor of Sociology and Black Studies at the City College of New York. Dr. Lewis-McCoy is the author of Inequality in the Promised Land.
REGISTER TODAY! Registration Deadline, November 4, 2016