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February 28, 2013 | 2:00pm - 8:00pm View Recurrence Dates
Category: Special Event
Location: McGregor Center | Map
495 Ferry Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Yes
Audience: Community, Faculty, Invite Only, Staff

2nd Annual Wayne State University College of Education Conference on
"Understanding the Impact of Poverty on Education: Research Symposium and Educational Dialogue"

Thursday, February 28 - Saturday, March 2, 2013

Thursday, February 28, 2013    2:00pm Poverty Simulation Workshop - College of Education room 10
Thursday, February 28, 2013    5:00pm  Community Arts Auditorium
Friday, March 1, 2013              8:00am  Community Arts Auditorium
Saturday, March 2, 2013          8:00am McGregor

Community Arts Auditorium/McGregor Memorial Conference Center
Main Campus

This annual conference provides attendees with the opportunity to explore and discuss cutting-edge scholarly research and practices related to "the urbanization of poverty" and its impact on the education of children.  It brings together scholars, practioners, and community members with a commitment to improving the education of children living in poverty.

For more information please go to http://coe.wayne.edu/poverty/registration.php

For Sponsorship ppportunities please go to http://coe.wayne.edu/poverty/sponsorshipinformation.php

Full Conference Fee includes Thursday evening reception,breakfast and lunch on Friday and breakfast on Saturday, as well as parking on all three days.

Partial Conference Fee includes parking and breakfast.

Questions can be directed to Office of the Dean at (313) 577-1620 or via email at educationconferences@wayne.edu

Lodging available at The Inn On Ferry Street (http://innonferrystreet.com)

 

For more information about this event, please contact Tina Lyles at 313-577-0300.