October 2014 Schedule
October 15, 2014 Schedule
Check-in & Networking
|Timothy R. Austin, Ph.D.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Duquesne University
|5:35-5:40 p.m.||Introduction of Speaker|
|Linda B. Hippert, Ed.D.
Executive Director, Allegheny Intermediate Unit
|5:40-6:00 p.m.||Opening Remarks|
|The Honorable Rich Fitzgerald
Allegheny County Executive, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
|6:00-6:50 p.m.||Small Group Dialogue|
All attendees will participate in small groups consisting of members from our region's education, business, foundation, media, and governmental institutions. The goal of this information sharing discussion is to craft next steps for taking collective community action in advancing educational excellence.
Small group discussion will be facilitated by representatives from the Duquesne University School of Education community. Additional School representatives will take notes from each group's discussion.
Results of small group discussions will set the agenda for future convenings, which will take place semi-annually on Duquesne University's campus.
|6:50p.m.-7:00 p.m.||Closing Remarks
|Gregg S. Behr
Executive Director, The Grable Foundation