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2014 Summits on Educational Excellence for African Americans

June 13, 2014 - June 14, 2014

Students at any age, birth through adulthood, deserve opportunities—opportunities afforded by a high-quality school experience that prepares them for careers with family sustaining wages and opportunities for advancement in the global 21st century workforce.The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans andEbony Magazine are proud to present, “The 2014 Summits on Educational Excellence for African Americans.”

GOALS FOR THE SUMMIT SERIES INCLUDE:

  1. Raising awareness about the importance of investing in African American educational excellence to ensure African American students, schools, and communities are supported in learning and development opportunities beginning at birth;
  2. Highlighting individuals and organizations who are successfully supporting African American educational excellence;
  3. Supporting community engagement by creating opportunities for parents, grandparents, guardians and caring adults to increase the number of African American’s who graduate from high school prepared for future success.

Details

Start:
June 13, 2014
End:
June 14, 2014
Website:
http://www.ed.gov/edblogs/whieeaa/

Venue

Laney College
900 Fallon Street
Oakland, CA United States
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