Critical Issues Forum: Poverty
The impact of poverty on student achievement
The annual Critical Issues Forum, hosted by UNL’s Department of Educational Administration, explores various ways students are impacted by poverty. The forum also provides an avenue for educators, administrators, service providers, organizations and community members to discuss strategies and examine ways to assist these students in overcoming barriers to academic achievement.
8:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m.
Monday, March 6
Southeast Community College
8800 O Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68520
The forum will discuss poverty issues related to public policy, faith-based and non-profit service organizations, higher education, and diversity in education. It is being organized by Dr. Shavonna Holman, Dr. Marilyn Grady and Jaclyn Gibbons. For more information, please email Shavonna Holman (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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Please email Jaclyn Gibbons at email@example.com.