Join us on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 for a national discussion with key leaders on how we can strengthen low-performing schools through partnerships in our classrooms and communities.
Afternoon panel discussion with “The Education Mayors”: Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark, Rahm Emanuel, Mayor of Chicago and Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor of Los Angeles.
Special tribute to Mayor Villaraigosa recognizing his impact on education in L.A.
Mayoral Candidates Forum on the future of education in L.A. with City Councilman Eric Garcetti (invited), City Controller Wendy Greuel, former Assistant U.S. Attorney Kevin James and City Councilwoman Jan Perry.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM – Registration
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Opening Session (Breakfast will be served)
Opening remarks from Dominic Ng, Chairman and CEO of East West Bank; plus, a panel discussion on what’s working at the local and national levels to improve struggling schools and what businesses and communities can do to help.
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Breakout Sessions
Session 1 – What are businesses doing to help struggling schools?
Session 2 – How can we support principals and teachers in today’s environment?
Session 3 – Los Angeles Mayoral Candidates Forum
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Closing Session (Lunch will be served)
Special Tribute to Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.
Panel discussion with the “Education Mayors”: Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark, Rahm Emanuel, Mayor of Chicago and Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor of Los Angeles.
*Please note that this is a preliminary list of speakers and panelists, so be sure to visit our website again for the latest news and event updates!
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