• FRIDAY, May 19
    Day 1
  • Saturday, May 20
    Day 2
  • Sunday, May 21
    Day 3
  • Florida A&M University – Tallahassee, FL
10:00 am - 7:00 pm Registration
Florida A&M University

Summit 2017 Registration will be open at Florida A&M University on March 19 form 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Luncheon: “Believe in the Power of Yet”
Emily Davis, M.Ed. - Director of Educator Engagement Office of Strategic Partnerships and Advocacy, ASCD

Luncheon: “Believe in the Power of Yet” Emily Davis, M.Ed. - Director of Educator Engagement Office of Strategic Partnerships and Advocacy, ASCD

1:30 pm - 4:00 pm Community – School Town Hall Meeting
Session A: LCSD | Session B: DOH-LEON | Session C: Florida Virtual School

Community – School Town Hall Meeting Florida A&M University get link LCSD: Leon County School Board Community Outreach Program – Strategies, Programs and Outcomes: Are we making the Grade? Rocky Hanna, Supt. Leon County Public Schools or District Rep. DOH-LEON: Leon County Community Health Assessment through a Health Equity Lens Claudia Blackburn, RN, MPH, Health Officer, DOH-Leon source site Florida Virtual School: Where Do they “FIT” Jimminda Thompson

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Break

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3:15 pm - 4:30 pm Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion

4:30 pm- 6:30 pm Down Time

6:30 pm - 7:00 pm Reception
Florida A&M University

7:00 pm - 10:30 pm W. E. B. DU Bois Lecture
Keynote Speaker: Commissioner Bill Proctor

W. E. B. Du Bois Lecture Florida A&M University Keynote Speaker: Commissioner Bill Proctor

  • Donald L. Tucker Center – Tallahassee, FL
7:00 am - 8:00 pm Registration
Donald L. Tucker Center

Registration Donald L. Tucker Civic Center

8:00 am - 8:30 am Greetings & Welcoming Session
Donald L. Tucker Center

Greeting and Welcoming Session Donald L. Tucker Civic Center

8:30 am - 9:00 am When Does Education Begin and Why It’s Important for Equity
Danna Dennard, PhD., Program Director and Co-Founder Aakhet Center for Human Development

When Does Education Begin and Why It’s Important for Equity Danna Dennard, PhD., Program Director and Co-Founder Aakhet Center for Human Development

9:00 am - 9:30 am “State of Florida Secondary Education System – Are We Leaving Children behind – Legislative Update 2017 Florida Session”
Cathy Boehme, Legislative Specialist, FEA & Woodrow Samuel II, FEA Regional Specialist

"State of Florida Secondary Education System – Are We Leaving Children behind – Legislative Update 2017 Florida Session” Cathy Boehme, Legislative Specialist, FEA & Woodrow Samuel II, FEA Regional Specialist

9:30 am - 10:00 am Leadership in Education
Paula Wright, Chairman

10:00 am - 10:15 am Break

10:15 am - 11:30 am Panel Discussion

11:30 am - 1:00 pm Luncheon: “Destroying our Children’s Legacy: How Adult Policies and Behaviors Create Educational Disparities”
Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings, University of Wisconsin

Luncheon: "Destroying our Children's Legacy: How Adult Policies and Behaviors Create Educational Disparities" Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings, University of Wisconsin

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm “Education Village – Us and Them – Working Together to Save Each Other: It starts with the Children – All Children!”
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enter site Rosen Project – Orlando: “When Commitment Meets Community – Great Things Happen!” Dr. Joseph L. Webster, Sr. MD | follow Edward Waters College: Call me “M.I.S.T.E.R.” Kenneth Francis, Program Manager | get Edward Waters College: “Law Enforcement Institute” Dr. Judy Scott, Chair of the Criminal Justice Department

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Break

Fifteen Minute Break.

2:45 pm - 4:00 pm Panel Discussion
From Discussion to Decisions to Doing It!

Panel Discussion: From Discussion to Decisions to Doing It!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Down Time

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm Reception
Donald L. Tucker Center

Thirty Minute Reception.

7:30 pm - 10:30 pm GALA
Keynote Speaker: Honorable David Lawrence, FAMU TRUSTEE, Editor Emeritus, Miami Herald Newspaper; Founder, The Florida Children’s Movement

Gala Donald L. Tucker Civic Center Keynote Speaker: Honorable David Lawrence, FAMU TRUSTEE, Editor Emeritus, Miami Herald Newspaper; Founder, The Florida Children’s Movement

1:30 pm UNTIL After Hours for the Adventuresome

11:00 am Church of your choice