Educating Children of Color Summit
Immigration Issues, Juvenile Justice and Education, and a day of Inspiration!
Saturday, January 12, 2013, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Colorado College
Keynote Speaker: Victor Villasenor
Keynote Session: 9:15-10:00 a.m.
Critically-acclaimed Mexican-American writer, New York Times best-selling novelist, Pulitzer Prize nominee, and author of the upcoming HBO series “Rain of Gold.”
Troy CLE, Manelous World University
Jem Marr, Gazette June 30, 2012
Marianne Williamson, www.mananne.com
Registration is open to high school and college students, parents, and professionals from all walks of life including education, juvenile justice and child welfare, as well as anyone who is committed to the success of our youth. Admission is free for students and parents; $25 for professionals. Everyone needs to register.
Registration and full program description at www.educatingchildrenofcolor.org
The registration money is used to fund our student scholarships. To date, $49,500 in college scholarships has been awarded. 38 laptops have also been distributed.
Juniors, seniors and undergraduates under 21 will be eligible for scholarship money, through drawings and contests. All students under 21 will be eligible for laptop drawings (must be present to win).