Administrators of Color in Independent Schools

Thursday, October 20 and Friday, October 21

We hope that you will join us for a day and a half of connection, mentoring and sharing between senior administrators of color working in independent schools. Don’t miss this chance to hear from award winning journalist Caleb Gayle, radio journalist, producer and author Stephanie Foo, educator, spoken word poet and public speaker Donovan Livingston and others.

The conference will begin at 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 20 and end at 3 p.m. on Friday, October 21. A detailed agenda will be posted closer to the event.
Conference Agenda

Thursday, October 20
  • 5 p.m. - Welcome
  • 6 p.m. - Opening Remarks with Keynote Speaker Stephanie Foo, 2019–20 Rosalynn Carter Mental Health Fellow, radio journalist, producer and author of the book What My Bones Know
  • 7:45 p.m. - Dinner
Friday, October 21
  • 8 a.m. - Breakfast 
  • 9 a.m. - Keynote Speaker Caleb Gayle, award winning journalist and author of  We Refuse to Forget
  • 10:30 a.m. - Coffee Break
  • 11 a.m.–12 p.m. - Affinity Groups by Role
  • 12–1 p.m. - Networking Lunch
  • 1:15 p.m. - Keynote Speaker Donovan Livingston, award-winning educator, spoken word poet and author of Lift Off
  • 3 p.m. - Wrap Up and End of Conference

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