We are proud to be a part of spreading the word about an Education Summit taking place in Miami by Hispanic CREO, Hispanic Council for Reform and Educational options, an organization with a mission to improve educational outcomes for Hispanic children by empowering families through parental choice in education.
Teachers, Parents, Students, Business Professionals, by attending this Education Summit you will hear from leaders in the community, as they start a conversation to discuss a new path of education reform for Hispanics in America. The event will convene education reformers across the nation in Miami to network and connect, while promoting and providing information on educational options.
Hispanic Creo 2013 Summit takes place at the Intercontinental at Doral, 2505 NW 87th Ave, Doral, FL 33172. Agenda begins on Thursday, November 14 with a Havana Nights Cocktail Reception. Former Washington, DC Mayor Adrian Fenty will address the audience at the Hispanic CREO 2013 Summit on Nov. 15. Fenty will deliver remarks that highlight his views on the importance of transforming America’s schools to better prepare our children to join a workforce ready to compete globally. Following these opening remarks, 11-year-old Xitlalli Dawson, La Chiquireportera on Telemundo’s Mayi el Show will interview Fenty on a fireside chat.
Followed by a full day of great conference speakers like Cynthia Hudson, Senior VP at CNN en Español, N.J. Sen. M. Teresa Ruiz, Florida Sen. Anitere Flores, Cristina Allan, AlphaStaff CEO, Ernesto Sosa, Hispanovation Managing Partner and HSF Advisory Board Member, Giovanni Rodriguez, Social X Design President and White House Advisor, Teresita Pedrosa, Legal Instructor at Hispanic Social Media Institute, and our friends from Los Tweens blog sharing valuable insights from a young audience point of view of education needs and much more!
During the event we will be live tweeting using hashtag #Futuro2020, so even if you cannot make it, you can track the conversation and weigh-in your opinion tagging @HispanicCreo Twitter account as well.
The goals of Education Summit:
• Discuss innovations in K-12 education reform
• Raise awareness of the low academic achievement of our Hispanic youth
• Identify how we can find a new path to solutions for this crisis
• Empower parents at this event to be more involved in their child’s education
Big THANK YOU to the sponsors making this Education Summit a dream come true:
Ford Motor Company
Walton Family Foundation
Step-Up for Students
American Federation for Children
Greater Schools for all ConnCan
The Foundation for Florida’s Future
The Friedman Foundation / Education Choice
Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO)
Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce