Thursday, June 24, 2021
8:30AM - 10:00AM
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: