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1st annual Latino Educational Summit // Santa Clara

1st annual Latino Educational Summit // Santa Clara

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SOLD OUT! We have reached capacity for the Latino Education Summit of Silicon Valley! Tickets for Latino Thought Makers with host Rick Najera and special guest speaker Edward James Olmos are still available! ticket info here –> http://www.latinoeducationsummit.org/celebrity-event.html

The 1st annual Latino Educational Summit will identify and discuss bold and transformative approaches for educating Latino students and children of working poor families in Silicon Valley.

The Summit will consist of nationally recognized keynote speakers, breakout session, resource fair and social media classes. Presenters will share research and evidenced based and best practices that have been shown to promote the success of Latinos, particularly English language learners from low-income communities.

After the summit’s official closing session, speaker and writer Rick Najera hosts “Addressing the Latino Education Crisis” at 2:30 p.m. at Santa Clara University’s Louis B. Mayer Theater as part of his Latino Thought Makers Speaker Series. Featuring actor/director/social activist Edward James Olmos, one of the most prominent Latinos in Hollywood, Latino Thought Makers is a groundbreaking, live series developed to engage, entertain, and educate audiences.

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Date/Time of Event:
Saturday, April 30, 2016
8:30am – 2:00pm
More info: http://LatinoEducationSummit.org

 

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Latino Education Summit

Santa clara university, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053. phone: 408.585.5022, e-mail: info@tfhe.org

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/The-Foundation-for-Hispanic-Education-1651684378446085

 

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Background

The Foundation for Hispanic Education’s Mission is to provide leadership in English Language Learners education and the development of specialized training programs for teachers of English Language Learners.

Additionally, its Center for Latino Education and Innovation serves as the educational architect for building an effective pre-K to college “pipeline” for Latino students and their parents.

This event is sponsored by Santa Clara University’s College of Arts and Sciences, Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education, Leavey School of Business, Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, School of Engineering, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Undergraduate Admissions Office, and SCU Presents.

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April 30 2016

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Date: April 30, 2016
Time: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Santa Clara University

500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053 United States

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