As students and teachers get ready to go back to school, let's gather to talk about education in Detroit. We know the challenges; do we know what's working? What programs are leading to greater academic success for Detroit's children?
Join us tomorrow, Wednesday, Aug. 29 at YouthVille
, 7375 Woodward Ave. in Detroit's New Center for a panel discussion moderated by Kary Moss, Executive Director of ACLU of Michigan
. Panelists include Sharnita Johnson, Kellogg Foundation; Michael Brennan, United Way; Armen Hratchian, Excellent Schools Detroit; Michael Khoury, Cristo Rey High School; Amber Arellano, Education Trust-Midwest; and Stephan Quicksey, senior at Osborn Academy of Mathematics.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m., program begins at 6 p.m. To register in advance, click here
This Speaker Series is presented by Model D
, The Huffington Post
, Urban Innovation Exchange
and Michigan Nightlight
, with support from MSHDA
, W.K. Kellogg Foundation
, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
and ACLU of Michigan