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Events - CAP Conference

Counselors, Administrators, Parents Confernce

 

THE UNDER RESOURCED: STRATEGIES FOR FAMILY AND STUDENT ENGAGEMENT

Date: Friday, March 18, 2016
Time: 8:15 am
Location: Adelphi University
Details: Attendance at this event is free!

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Schedule:

8:15 am – 8:45 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:45 am – 9:05 am

Welcoming Remarks

9:10 am – 10:30 am

Keynote Presentation:

The AHA Process: A Framework for Understanding Poverty Presentation based on the work of Dr. Ruby Payne.

Dr. Bethanie Hamlet Tucker, Ed.D. of North Carolina Professor of Education at Averett University Danville, VA

10:35 am – 11:20 am

Workshop Session I

The Under-Resourced Student

Dr. Tucker takes a look at the influence of economic class on education through examples from her book, Understanding and Engaging Under- Resourced College Students.

11:20 am – 11:30 am

Coffee Break

11:35 am – 12:20 pm

Workshop Session II

Are You Culturally Competent?

This workshop will discuss how culture, and other factors, influence how you communicate to and engage with the students and families you serve. Joy will provide an engaging workshop of thought provoking reflection and initiate the dialogue you will need to facilitate change at your workplace.

Joy Connolly, M.A., M.P.A.

Director of Education Program Services at Child Care Council of Nassau, Inc.

12:25 pm – 1:00 pm

Feature Presentation:
Alternative Education Programs: A Panel Discussion

1:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Networking Information Fair:
Opportunity Programs and Direct Service Providers

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch, Raffle and Networking Information Fair (ongoing)