Summit Workshops

 

MORNING WORKSHOPS 10:30 am – 11:45 am

The Emerging Latino Male: From Crisis to Empowerment

Panelists: Dr. Al Mijares, Orange County Department of Education; Dr. Juan Carlos Araque, USC; Dr. Juan Avalos, Saddleback College; Eleano Rodriguez, Santa Ana USD; Reverend Ariel Meza, West Coast Christian Tabernacle in Santa Ana; and Richard Porras, AT&T. Target Audience: Educators (P12-Higher Education), High School Students, Parents/Family Members, Business Community, Elected Officials (Trustees, School Board Members, Legislators)

Workshop materials
The College Completion Agenda,Latino Edition (MP4), The Educational Experience of Young Men of Color (MP4)

 

Improving Retention and Transition to College for Undocumented Youth:
Awareness, Counseling and Advocacy

Presenters: Dr. Julian Jefferies, Janette Hyder and Lizbeth Trujillo, Cal State Fullerton. Target Audience: Educators (P12-Higher Education), High School Students, Parents/Family Members, Business Community, Elected Officials (Trustees, School Board Members, Legislators)

Workshop materials
Mejorando la Educación Para Estudiantes Indocumentados: Información, Asesoramiento y Abogacía (PPT),
Improving Retention For Undocumented Youth:Awareness, Counseling and Advocacy (PPT)

 

The Arts and English Language Learners: Critical, Caring, and Creative
Education in PK-12 Schooling

Presenters: Dr. Sharon Chappell, Dr. Debra Cote and Dr. Catherine Maderazo, Cal State Fullerton. Target Audience: Educators (P12-Higher Education), Business Community, Elected Officials (Trustees, School Board Members, Legislators)

 

 

Bridging the Opportunity Gap: Educating English Learners with 21st Century Learning Skills

Presenters: Denise Victoria and Susan Albano, Fullerton School District. Target Audience: Educators (P12 - Higher Education, Business Community, Elected Officials (Trustees, School Board Members, Legislators)

 

 

Reconceptualizing Instruction for English Learners through Common Core Implementation

Presenters: Dr. Michelle Rodriguez, Judith Barden, Dr. Maria G. Gomez, Nuria Solis, and Susie Lopez-Guerra, Santa Ana Unified School District. Target Audience: Educators (P12-Higher Education)

Workshop materials
Reconceptualizing Instruction for English Learners through Common Core Implementation (PPT)

 

Padres Promotores de la Educación: A Successful Model of Parent Engagement (Presentation in Spanish only )

Presenters: Lilia Tanakeyowma, Santa Ana College; Rosa Harrizon, Elfy Gaona, and Gabriela Regalado, Padres Promotoras. Target Audience: Parents/Family Members

Workshop materials
Padres Promotores de la Educación: UN PROGRAMA MODELO PARA INVOLUCRAR A PADRES (PPT)

 

Marketing Your Cause Through Networking

Presenters: Dr. Melba Castro, Cal State Fullerton, and Primo Castro, Office of Assemblymember Roger Hernandez. Target Audience: High School Students

 

 

AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM

Closing the Latino Male Achievement Gap: Findings from a Multi-site Texas study

Presenters: Dr. Victor B. Sáenz and Dr. Enrique Romo, University of Texas at Austin; and Dr. Luis Ponjuan, Texas A&M University. Target Audience: Educators (P12-Higher Education), High School Students, Parents/Family Members, Business Community, Elected Officials (Trustees, School Board Members, Legislators)

Workshop materials
Closing the Latino Male Acheivement Gap: Findings from a Multi-site Texas Study (PPT)

 

Improving Retention and Transition to College for Undocumented Youth: Awareness, Counseling and Advocacy (Presentation in Spanish only )

Presenters: Dr. Julian Jefferies, Janette Hyder and Lizbeth Trujillo, Cal State Fullerton. Target Audience: Educators (P12-Higher Education), High School Students, Parents/Family Members, Business Community, Elected Officials (Trustees, School Board Members, Legislators)

Workshop materials
Mejorando la Educación Para Estudiantes Indocumentados: Información, Asesoramiento y Abogacía (PPT)

 

21st Century Education – Access and Equity for ALL/ Learning Walks
– 21st Century PD for LTELS

Presenters: Manuel Colon, Paul Sevillano, and Michael Matsuda, Anaheim Union High School District. Target Audience: Educators (P12-Higher Education), High School Students, Parents/Family Members, Business Community, Elected Officials (Trustees, School Board Members, Legislators)

Workshop materials
Preparando a los Estudiantes con las Destrezas del Siglo XXI (PPT)

 

High-Impact Practices at CSUF: Increasing Retention and Graduation Rates in Latinos

Presenters: Dr. Shari McMahan, Dr. Raman Unnikrishnan, and Dr. Mitch Avila, Cal State Fullerton.
Target Audience: Educators (P12 – Higher Education), Elected Officials (Trustees, School Board Members, Legislators)

Workshop materials
Closing the achievement gap of Latino students in engineering & computer science (PPT),
High Impact Practices at CSUF: Increasing Retention and Graduation Rates in Latinos (PPT)

 

Eradicating Learned Passivity

Presenter: Elizabeth Jimenez, California Association of Bilingual Educators (CABE).
Target Audience: Educators (P12 - Higher Education)

Workshop materials
Eradicating Learned Passivity – Preventing the Formation of Long Term English Learners (PPT)

 

College and Career Readiness: Preparing Students with 21st Century and
Bi-literacy Skills (Presentation in Spanish only)

Presenters: Omar Guillen and Stacey Larson-Everson, Orange County Department of Education.
Target Audience: Parents/Family Members

Workshop materials Capstone Project 2013-2014 (PPT)

 

Preparing for College: Panel Discussion

Dr. Eimi Tomimatsu Garcia and Daniel Mejia, Garden Grove Unified School District. Target Audience: High School Students

 

 

Summit Workshops (PDF)

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