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The Ancona School Hosts 50 Years of Diversity:
Teaching and Learning at The Ancona School on March 2, 2013 -- An Education Symposium Examining Ancona’s Trailblazing Beginnings and Findings in Creating an Intentionally Interracial School.
The symposium is open to parents, educators, school leadership and diversity-in-
Gene Batiste, Ed.D - National Association of Independent Schools
Enora Brown, Ph.D - DePaul University
Diana Slaughter-Defoe, Ph.D. - University of Pennsylvania
Barbara Schneider, Ph.D. - Michigan State University
The panel discussion will be followed by a question and answer session, workshops, collective poster walk and closing remarks by Ancona’s Head of School who maintains that questions of diversity and equity are as pertinent to schools today as they were 50 years ago.
Symposium Schedule At-A-Glance
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration and Check-in
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Opening Remarks - Head of School, Bonnie L. Wishne
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Panel Discussion and Q&A
11:15 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. Choice of Two Break-out Sessions and Lunch
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Poster Walk
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks – Head of School, Bonnie L. Wishne
For additional information, please contact Fiona Green at 773.322.1724 or 773.924.2356 Ext. 224. email@example.com. Explore Ancona at http://www.anconaschool.org.