Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 11 AM - 4:30 PM (ET)

Wednesday, February 3, 2021,
11 AM - 4:30 PM (ET)

REGISTER TODAY

Registration is open for the virtual National Forum on Education Equity hosted by Stride, Inc., a learning company. This event will be a timely discussion with policymakers, educators, and business leaders on critical topics around racial and education equity in America.

Featuring

Nate Davis​

Chairman of the Board,
Stride, Inc.

Roland Martin​

Former CNN Contributor, Television & Radio Host

Kevin P. Chavous

President, Academics,
Policy & External Relations, Stride, Inc.
& Former Member, Council of the District of Columbia

William Kennard

Chairman of the Board, AT&T

Senator David Haley

Member, Kansas State Senate

Suzanne Elise Walsh

President, Bennett College

Dr. Michael McFarland

President,
National Alliance of Black School Educators

Katara Williams

Chief of Staff, Southern University System

Leilani Brown

Senior Vice President,
Strategic Partnerships, Stride, Inc.

Antoinette Cook Bush

Executive Vice President & Global Head of Government Affairs, News Corp

Anthony Neal-Graves

Chief Information Officer &
Executive Director, State of Colorado

Alisha Thomas Morgan

Former State Legislator,
Georgia House of Representatives &
Special Advisor to National Coalition for
Public School Options

Derrell Bradford

Executive Vice President, 50CAN

David Hardy

Retired Chief Executive Officer &
Co-Founder, Boys' Latin of Philadelphia

Peter C. Groff

Former President,
Colorado State Senate &
Obama Administration Official

Meshea Poore

Vice President, Division of Diversity, Equity
and Inclusion & Chief Diversity Officer,
West Virginia University

Hon. Angela Williams

Sr. Director, External Affairs,
Stride, Inc.

Anitere Flores

Former Member, Florida State Senate

Shaun McAlmont

President,
Career Learning, Stride Inc.

REGISTER TODAY

Registration is open for the virtual National Forum on Education Equity hosted by Stride, Inc., a learning company. This event will be a timely discussion with policymakers, educators, and business leaders on critical topics around racial and education equity in America.

Featuring

Nate Davis​

Chairman of the Board,
Stride, Inc.

Roland Martin​

Former CNN Contributor, Television & Radio Host

Kevin P. Chavous

President, Academics,
Policy & External Relations, Stride, Inc. & Former Member,
Council of the District of Columbia

William Kennard

Chairman of the Board, AT&T

Senator David Haley

Member, Kansas State Senate

Suzanne Elise Walsh

President, Bennett College

Dr. Michael McFarland

President,
National Alliance of Black School Educators

Katara Williams

Chief of Staff, Southern University System

Leilani Brown

Senior Vice President,
Strategic Partnerships, Stride, Inc.

Antoinette Cook Bush

Executive Vice President & Global Head of Government Affairs, News Corp

Anthony Neal-Graves

Chief Information Officer & Executive Director, State of Colorado

Alisha Thomas Morgan

Former State Legislator,
Georgia House of Representatives &
Special Advisor to National Coalition for Public School Options

Derrell Bradford

Executive Vice President, 50CAN

David Hardy

Retired Chief Executive Officer &
Co-Founder, Boys' Latin of Philadelphia

Peter C. Groff

Former President,
Colorado State Senate &
Obama Administration Official

Meshea Poore

Vice President, Division of Diversity, Equity
and Inclusion & Chief Diversity Officer,
West Virginia University

Hon. Angela Williams​

Sr. Director, External Affairs,
Stride, Inc.

Anitere Flores

Former Member, Florida State Senate

Shaun McAlmont

President,
Career Learning, Stride Inc.

Our Event Begins In

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Welcome Video

Learn more about the National Forum on Education Equity

Event Themes

Building the Next Generation of Black Educators

Committing to Permanently Eliminate the Digital Divide

Empowering Black Families with Education Options and Choice

Setting Aside Political Differences in Pursuit of Education and Racial Equity

Identifying Key Policy Strategies to Achieve Education Equity

Event Themes

Building the Next Generation of Black Educators

Committing to Permanently Eliminate
the Digital Divide

Empowering Black Families with
Education Options and Choice

Setting Aside Political Differences in Pursuit
of Education and Racial Equity

Identifying Key Policy Strategies to
Achieve Education Equity

Agenda

11:00 AM - Welcome & Introduction

Nate Davis, Executive Chairman of the Board, Stride, Inc.

Roland Martin, Television & Radio Host, Former CNN Contributor

11:15 AM - Building Next Generation of Black Educators

Suzanne Elise Walsh, President, Bennett College

Dr. Michael McFarland, President, National Alliance of Black School Educators

Katara Williams, Chief of Staff, Southern University System

Moderator: Leilani Brown, Senior Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, Stride, Inc.

12:15 PM - BREAK

12:30 PM - Eliminating the Digital Divide

Antoinette Cook Bush, Executive VP & Global Head of Government Affairs, News Corp

Anthony Neal-Graves​, Chief Information Officer & Executive Director, State of Colorado

William Kennard, Chairman of the Board, AT&T

TBC: Dr. Keisha Taylor, National Education Administrator, T-Mobile &

Founder, Prevail Virtual Learning Solutions LLC

TBC: Antonio Williams, Executive Director of Government & External Affairs,

Comcast NBCUniversal

Moderator: Nate Davis, Executive Chairman of the Board, Stride, Inc.

1:30 PM - BREAK

1:45 PM - Empowering Black Families with Education Options

Alisha Thomas Morgan, Former State Legislator, Georgia House of Representatives &

Special Advisor to National Coalition for Public School Options

Derrell Bradford, Executive Vice President, 50CAN

David Hardy, Retired Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Boys' Latin of Philadelphia

Moderator: Peter C. Groff, Former President, Colorado State Senate

& Obama Administration Official

2:45 PM - BREAK

3:00 PM - Setting Aside Political Differences in Pursuit of Education and Racial Equity

Meshea Poore, Vice President, Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion & Chief Diversity Officer,

West Virginia University

Anitere Flores, Former Member, Florida State Senate

Senator David Haley, Member, Kansas State Senate

Moderator: Kevin P. Chavous, President, Academic Policy & External Affairs, Stride, Inc.

Bobby Scott, Congressman, 3rd District of Virginia

3:45 PM - Identifying Key Policy Strategies to Achieve Education Equity

Roland Martin, Television & Radio Host, Former CNN Contributor

Nate Davis, Executive Chairman of the Board, Stride, Inc.

Angela Williams, Senior Director, External Affairs, Stride, Inc.

Kevin P. Chavous, President, Academic Policy & External Affairs, Stride, Inc.

4:15 PM - Closing Remarks

Roland Martin, Television & Radio Host, Former CNN Contributor

Agenda

11:00 AM - Welcome & Introduction

Nate Davis, Executive Chairman of the Board, Stride, Inc.

Roland Martin, Television & Radio Host, Former CNN Contributor

11:15 AM - Building Next Generation of Black Educators

Suzanne Elise Walsh, President, Bennett College

Dr. Michael McFarland, President, National Alliance of Black School Educators

Katara Williams, Chief of Staff, Southern University System

Moderator: Leilani Brown, Senior Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, Stride, Inc.

12:15 PM - BREAK

12:30 PM - Eliminating the Digital Divide

Antoinette Cook Bush, Executive VP & Global Head of Government Affairs, News Corp

Anthony Neal-Graves​, Chief Information Officer & Executive Director, State of Colorado

William Kennard, Chairman of the Board, AT&T

TBC: Dr. Keisha Taylor, National Education Administrator, T-Mobile &

Founder, Prevail Virtual Learning Solutions LLC

TBC: Antonio Williams, Executive Director of Government & External Affairs,

Comcast NBCUniversal

Moderator: Nate Davis, Executive Chairman of the Board, Stride, Inc.

1:30 PM - BREAK

1:45 PM - Empowering Black Families with Education Options

Alisha Thomas Morgan, Former State Legislator, Georgia House of Representatives &

Special Advisor to National Coalition for Public School Options

Derrell Bradford, Executive Vice President, 50CAN

David Hardy, Retired Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Boys' Latin of Philadelphia

Moderator: Peter C. Groff, Former President, Colorado State Senate

& Obama Administration Official

2:45 PM - BREAK

3:00 PM - Setting Aside Political Differences in Pursuit of Education and Racial Equity

Meshea Poore, Vice President, Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion & Chief Diversity Officer, West Virginia University

Anitere Flores, Former Member, Florida State Senate

Senator David Haley ,Member, Kansas State Senate

Moderator: Kevin P. Chavous, President, Academic Policy & External Affairs, Stride, Inc.

Bobby Scott, Congressman, 3rd District of Virginia

3:45 PM - Identifying Key Policy Strategies to Achieve Education Equity

Roland Martin, Television & Radio Host, Former CNN Contributor

Nate Davis, Executive Chairman of the Board, Stride, Inc.

Angela Williams, Senior Director, External Affairs, Stride, Inc.

Kevin P. Chavous, President, Academic Policy & External Affairs, Stride, Inc.

4:15 PM - Closing Remarks

Roland Martin, Television & Radio Host, Former CNN Contributor

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