National Partnerships for Educational Access

National Partnerships for Educational Access Conference

Posted on January 19, 2015

Join Us April 16-17, 2015!

Featuring 40 workshops, three keynotes, two pre-conferences, site visits, welcome and networking receptions, and ample opportunity for connecting with colleagues from across the country, will take a 360° view of the educational access and success field, whether addressing college affordability, undermatching, education policy, research and evaluation, or program sustainability.

This year’s keynote speakers include: Joshua Aronson, Wil Haygood, and Laura Perna.

View the conference agenda.
http://www.educational-access.org/Documents/2015NPEAConferenceAgenda.pdf

The recent White House efforts to increase FAFSA completion, support young men of color, and encourage greater commitment to supporting underrepresented students have highlighted a national focus on access and success. As professionals, it is essential we have a robust understanding of all aspects of the field and are well poised to positively impact student achievement and improve outcomes. Understanding the issues affecting our students, organizations, and schools from multiple perspectives will help broaden our views, encourage us to incorporate new and innovative practices, and ensure students and families are on a successful path to college and beyond.

When
Thursday, April 16 – Friday, April 17
*pre-conference events and site visits begin Wednesday, April 15

Where
Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
Philadelphia, PA

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