Priscilla Chan had observed many challenges in a student's life. Chan implements Summit Learning Programs so teachers can have a deeper connection with their students and to better their education. Her goals and philosophy are a main topic in the opening of the keynote. Todd Rose and Priscilla Chan discuss the opportunities available to students.
Panelists/Participants: Prscilla Chan, CEO of Summit Learning Programs, Co-Founder of CZI
Two panels: Stepping Up in Solidarity: Leading White Allies Speak about the Required Leadership from Education, Corporate Employers, Public Company Boards, Government & Not for Profits to Enact Necessary Change AND Close to The Action: Insights from the #BLM Movement, the Civil Rights Movement & the Work of Education Transformation
Our Essential Service: Driving a National Digital Skills Agenda to Ensure Access & Equity in an A.D. Workforce & Chris Hoehn-Saric with Michael Moe
Moderator: Jeff Livingston, CEO, EdSolutions; Co-Founder, Center for Education Market Dynamics, Panelists: Brandon Anderson, Founder & CEO, Raheem.ai; 2019 TED Fellow, Anurima Bhargava, President, Anthem of Us; Former Chief, Educational Opportunities Section of the Civil Rights Division, U.S. Dept. of Justice; Former Director of the Education Practice, NAACP Legal Defense Fund; Senior Advisor, Whiteboard Advisors, Sharhonda Bossier, Deputy Director, Education Leaders of Color, Ashley Munson, Legislative Affairs Manager, Illinois Network of Charter Schools; Chicago community organizer & activist
Moderator: Carlos Watson, Co-Founder & CEO, OZY, Panelists: Arne Duncan, Managing Partner, Emerson Collective; former U.S. Secretary of Education, Chip Paucek, Co-Founder & CEO, 2U, Inc., Penny Pritzker, Founder & Chair, PSP Partners; Former U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Carol Quillen, President, Davidson College