Money Matters: Closing Equity Gaps in Schools

Saturday February 10, 2018
2:00 - 3:00 PM
Room 113

Over the last 17 years, the Florida Partnership for Minority and Underrepresented Student Achievement has refined the process of investing in instructional practices that close opportunity and achievement gaps across the state.This session is designed to highlight how a strategic partnerships between a state educational agencies, regional educational agencies, school districts, and building level leaders can improve access to opportunity for traditionally underrepresented students. We will describe the architecture of the collaborative plan and highlight data-driven, best practices for improving student outcomes by having a multi-disciplinary panel share insights from state, regional, district and school perspectives. Participants will leave with research-based strategies and best practices to remove barriers and increase equitable access to advanced academic preparation, ensuring that all students have Liberty to Learn.

building leaders
at-risk populations, improving graduation rate