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The 2nd Annual Educational Thought Leaders' Conference

2018 Special Conference Topic: Equity and Excellence in Education

Featuring Dr. Pedro Noguera

Dr. Pedro Noguera is a Distinguished Professor of Education in the Graduate School of Education and Information Sciences at UCLA and the Director of the Center for the Study of School Transformation. His research has led to over 200 articles and monographs as well as eleven books. He serves on numerous boards and regularly serves as a commentator on television and radio. 

Kean University, Asbury Park School District, and Lee and Low Books invite participants for the $25 full day conference at the North Avenue Academic Building on the Kean University Union Campus on May 24, 2018. 

On-site check-in and breakfast for the conference will occur from 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. The keynote address will take place from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. During a limited time, participants will have the opportunity to purchase a signed copy of his book. Breakfast and lunch is included in the registration fee. A formal schedule of conference activities will be provided during on-site check in.

The theme of the Conference will be Equity and Excellence in Education and will feature Dr. Pedro Noguera as the keynote speaker. The conference will explore how leaders in higher education and public schools put theory into practice, in an effort to improve our understanding about education.This conference will feature experts in the field of teaching and learning and will cover a broad array of topics:

Conference Strands:

  1. Augmented Reality in Maker Space
  2. Building Teacher Leader Capacity
  3. Digital Leadership
  4. IEP: I Expect Progress
  5. Teaching for Social Justice 

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