Conference Schedule

 

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Event Overview

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Saturday, June 25th 

 

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Opening + Welcome - Jerry Mintz & Peter Berg 

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Mini - Talk:   Girls Inspiring Tomorrow - Ymorah Blakeney

11:15 am - 12:25 pm

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Workshops:  

Creating Revolutionary Change - Ymorah Blakeney, Katryna Alexis, Safannia Wright

Self-designing from Elementary to Grad School - Laurel Tien & Ashley Neilson

Student Experiences at a Democratic School: A Summary of the Research - 
Gina Riley, Kevin Currie Knight, Peter Gray


What means quality education? - 8 central aspects for the change we need - Gabriel Groiss
12:25 pm - 1:40 pm 
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Networking, Youth Collaboration Time
Vendor Sessions, Pop Up Sessions
Mini - Talk:  Raheen Fatima
1:45 pm - 2:15 pm 

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Mini Talk:  The Liberating Power of Peer-to-Peer Education - Ava Mateo
Mini Talk:  How Youth Can Leverage Online Platforms to Explore Their Passions, Grow, & Start Businesses - Apoorva Panidapu
2:20 pm - 2:50 PM 

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Keynote:  Kate Robinson - "Imagine If" Completing My Father's Manifestio
Keynote:  Dayna Martin
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Break
Networking, Youth Collaboration Time, 
Vendor Sessions, Pop Up Sessions
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Keynote: Ready Or Not Player One: Will Virtual Reality Improve or Destroy K-12 Education - Mark Jacobs
8:35 pm - 9:05 pm

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Mini Talk:  Domestic Violence - During The Time of Virtual Learning - Jay Bates
3:00 pm - 4:30 PM 

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Mini Talk:  In Memoriam  Brent Cameron - Michael Maser
9:10 pm - 9:40 pm

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Sunday, June 26th

9:00 am - 9:25 am 

Main Room Open - Networking, Youth Collaboration Time, Pop Up Sessions, Vendor Sessions 

10:00 am - 10:30 am 

Mini Talk:   Equity in American Schools -  Addie Lentzner

11:50 am - 1:30 pm 

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Networking, Youth Collaboration Time, 
Vendor Sessions, Pop Up Sessions
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm 
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Mini - Talk:   - Youth Taking a Stand: How to lead youth service groups with a focus on gender equality -  Sophia Benavente - Seyani
3:10 pm - 4:40 pm
Keynote:  Building The Future of Smart  -  Ulcca  Joshi Hansen 
Panel:  What Have I Done - Liberated Learners
4:45 pm - 5:15 pm

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Mini - Talk: Learning to maintain good mental health while engaging in various extracurricular activities  - Zakia Irfan
   5:15 pm - 7:00 pm

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Networking, Youth Collaboration Time, 
, Pop Up Sessions
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Keynote:  Hopeful Signs that the Revolution is Accelerating - Peter Gray 
10:35 am - 11:50 am
Workshops:  

What’s new at the Holistic Education Review Journal? - Laurel Tien

Rethinking What it Means to be Educated: Looking through the Lens of our Creative Gifts - Amanda Cottrell

When Challenging Behaviour Isn't What it Seems - Je'anna Clements

Education in South Asia - Planning Equitable and Accessible Education For All Post-Pandemic 26/0 - Sheen Tyagi, Anum Khalid , Shahil Zain,  Devyanee Dalmia 

Options For New Alternatives & How To Start Them - Jerry Mintz
2:05 pm - 3:05 pm 
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8:35 pm - 9:05 pm

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Mini Talk:  Stuck, lost, and afraid: dealing with mental health as a teenager in today's education system - Crystal Widado
9:25 am - 9:55 am
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Mini Talk:  How not standing for the pledge affected me and others in a public school - Kylah Avery
 

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Monday, June 27th 

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Youth Collaboration Time, Networking, Pop-up sessions
10:00 am - 11:15 am
Workshops: 

 
How We Can Empower Students To Impact The Future (Design Thinking) - Praja Tickoo

How to Get into College as a Non-traditional Student - Cathleen McCaffery

Thrive or Survive: A Well-being Toolkit for Adults - Kathy Magnusson & Monica Cochran   

A Wild Ride: When Things Must Change - Cassidy Younghans 

 
11:20 am - 11:50 am

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Mini Talk:  How a Classroom Library Changed My Life - Ssanyu Lukoma
11:55 am - 12:55 pm

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Keynote:  The Spiritual life and The Integral Education -  Swami Ramchandra Das
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

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Mini Talk:  Youth Impact and Transformational leadership for trailblazing the SDGs. - Damilola Hamid Balogun
1:35 PM - 2:05 pm

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Mini Talk:  Give Kids The Right To Vote - John Wall
2:10 pm - 3:35 pm

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Workshops:  

Change Up Meeting: An Agile and Sociocratic Tool - Hope Wilder

Moving Beyond Content: Supporting 21st Century Skills - April Huard 

EOTAS (Education Otherwise Than At Standard School) in Romania - Miruna Braescu,& Adriana Vasile

Simple Lifestyle Changes for a Healthier, Happier and More Peaceful YOU - Mariola Strahlberg
3:40 pm - 4:10 pm

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Mini Talk:  Empowering Youths to Stand Out From Others and Take Action - Moses Ssekyanzi & Mariam Natasha
4:15 pm - 5:15 pm

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Keynote:  Educational Innovation & Options for Students in New Hampshire - Commissioner Frank Edelblut
5:20 pm - 5:50 pm

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Mini Talk: How the Unconventional Path Unlocks the Door of Potential -
Sarah Syed
5:50 pm - 7:00 pm

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Break, Networking
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm 

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Panel: Youth In Action - Tips on Taking Action Jay Bates , Addie Lentzner,  Kojo Aurelien, et. al
Closing & Evaluation - Peter Berg, Jerry Mintz, et. al
8:00 pm - 8:45 pm 

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