Thursday, June 24, 2021
Join International House, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, the African Community Fund for Education (ACFE), and the University of Chicago Center for Global Health for the 3rd Annual Girls Education Conference: Evolving Learning Experiences in a COVID World. This virtual summit is designed for attendees to learn from and contribute to a discussion on early learning innovation, expanding youth educational experiences, the importance of mentorship, and the economic impact of investing in girls’ education.
Keynote Speaker: Ovella (Peaches) Lott, Early Childhood Specialist, Lume Institute
Speakers: Dorri McWorter, Chief Executive Officer, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago; Stanley Ndambakuwa, Obama Scholar, President & CEO, ACFE Group
Panel Discussion – Moderated by Shelley Bromberek-Lambert, Chief Reimagination Officer, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago. Panelists include Alice Johnson Cain, Executive Director, The Moriah Fund; Constance Jones, Chief Executive Officer, Noble Schools; Nieshaakema James-Sarr, Director/Founder, Iqra Bilingual Academy; and Sabrina Lamb, Founder & Executive Director, Worldofmoney.org.
This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.
Meet the speakers: