During this next event in Push Excel’s Critical Thinking Series entitled ReDefining America’s Education Agenda, the distinguished panelists will engage in spirited conversation around how far we have come since the U.S. Supreme Court ruling which ruled segregation in America’s schools as unconstitutional.
As a direct result of serving as an active and contributing member of this conversation you can expect:
To gain a thorough understanding of what the law was meant to accomplish from varying perspectives
A review of the potential intentional and unintentional consequences of the law
An understanding of varying views on how far we have come as a nation relevant to accomplishing the goals established via the U.S. Supreme Court ruling
To learn of the strategies being implemented in school districts nationwide to ensure equity in education
To gain information related to the types of policies being developed to ensure that all students gain equitable access to a quality education
Come be a part of the discussion as Dr. Sonya Whitaker, National Director for Educational Policy for PUSH Excel, moderates the panel.
Ms. Lisa Sharon Harper - Founder & President of Freedom Road
Mr. Micah Ali - President of the Compton Unified School District
Dr. Joy Lawson Davis - Award-winning Author, Scholar, Professional Learning Trainer, Independent Consultant, & Equity Activist
Rev Jesse L Jackson, Sr, Founder and President of Rainbow PUSH Coalition
Dr. Julianne Malveaux, President of PUSH Excel
Rev Jannette Wilson, ESQ, National Executive Director of PUSH Excel