Middle School Matters: Improving the Life Course of Black Boys

 

Speakers

Arnetha Ball

Arnetha Ball

Professor
Stanford University

 

Lezli Baskerville

Lezli Baskerville

President and CEO
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education

 

Geoffrey Canada

Geoffrey Canada

President and CEO
Harlem Children's Zone

 

Meria Carstarphen

Meria Carstarphen

Superintendent
Austin Independent School District

 

Kriner Cash

Kriner Cash

Superintendent
Memphis City Schools

 

Brandon Corley

Brandon Corley

Project Director
Ujamaa CDC, Grace CDF Freedom Schools

 

Robert Franklin

Robert Franklin

President
Morehouse College

 

Tyrone Howard

Tyrone Howard

Professor and Director
University of California, Los Angeles

 

Wanda Hutchinson

Wanda Hutchinson

Associate Professor of Education
Athens State University

 

Alvin Irby

Alvin Irby

Education Director
The Boys' Club of New York (BCNY)

 

Eric Kearney

Eric Kearney

Minority Leader
Ohio State Senate

 

Ronald Mason Jr.

Ronald Mason Jr.

President
Southern University System

 

Michael Nettles

Michael T. Nettles

Senior Vice President
Educational Testing Service

 

David Wall Rice

David Wall Rice

Associate Professor
Morehouse College

 

James Roland

James Roland

Director of Community Outreach and Engaged Scholarship for the Barkley Forum
Emory University

 

Mary Evans Sias

Mary Evans Sias

President
Kentucky State University

 

Mia Smith-Bynum

Mia Smith-Bynum

Associate Professor
University of Maryland

 

Sharon Washington

Sharon Washington

Executive Director
National Writing Project

 

Jerry Weast

Jerry Weast

Founder & CEO
Partnership for Deliberate Excellence

 

Marian Wright Edelman

Marian Wright Edelman

President
Children's Defense Fund