Schedule

Leadership Institute for Faith and Education (LIFE) Convening

October 28 - 30th 

Harvard Graduate School of Education

Gutman Conference Center

 

Monday, October 28, 2019

2:00 - 3:30 pm Arrival and Registration

2:30 - 3:30 pm Welcome the arrival of Bikers from Pennsylvania 

3:30 - 4:00 pm Welcome to the Convening 

Hosted by Dr. Irvin Scott, Director, Leadership Institute for Faith and Education & Senior 

Lecturer on Education, HGSE

4:00 - 5:00 pm    Session 1:  Keynote Address Ashley Berner,  Johns Hopkins University

5:00 - 6:30 pm  Dinner, Fellowship & Networking (20-15 minutes)

 

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Breakfast on your own / Snacks and refreshments will be provided throughout the day

8:20 - 8:30 am Morning fellowship / Welcome 

8:30 - 9:30 am Session 2 : Where are We: The State of Our Schools and Faith

Community - Andrew Ho                                         

9:30 - 9:45 am Break

9:45 - 10:45 am   Session 3: Race, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion -  Dr. John Wilson     

10:45 - 11:00 am Break

11:00  - 12:00 pm Session 4:  Panel- How My Faith Impacts the Work I Do in Education? 

Marilyn Rhames, Teacher Who Pray; Mandy Savitz-Romer, HGSE Professor; 

Erika Gerena, Erika Gerena INC.; Irvin Scott, Moderator

12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch  

1:05 – 1:20  pm Intro to Unconference 

1:20 - 3:20 pm Session 5: Unconference 

3:25 – 4:00 pm Conference & Unconference Reflection

4:00 - 4:30 pm LIFE Impact: Hear the results of connections made through LIFE.

4:30 - 5:30 pm     Open Time:  HGSE and Harvard Tour

6:00 - 7:45 pm Dinner on Your Own 

 

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Breakfast on your own / Snacks and refreshments will be provided throughout the day

8:20 - 8:30 am Morning fellowship / Welcome 

8:30 - 9:30am Session 6:   Supporting and Sustaining the Work -Bruce Barker

9:30 -  9:45am Break

9:45 - 10:45am   Session 7: Panel-Collective Impact: Volunteer High Level 

Tracey Beal (School Connects, AZ); Nancy Mitchell (Caring for Children, Kansas City, MO); Damien Howard (Together Chicago - Chicago, IL); Stan Webber (United for Hope Nashville, TN). Moderator TBD 

10:45 - 11:30 am Session 8:  Faith, Education, and Advocacy - Nicole Fulgham

11:30 - 11:45 am   Closing Reflection: Impact and Next Steps

Dr. Irvin Scott, Director