Education Conference 2019

Registration is Now Open

The 2019 Indiana University Education Conference presented by ICRC will be held on Thursday, July 18 at the Indiana Convention Center in downtown Indianapolis as part of the 49th Annual Summer Celebration. In efforts to improve the overall academic well-being of African American youth in Indiana, IBE has provided resources, best practices and professional development training in cultural competence to pre-k through post-secondary education instructors, administrators, and higher education personnel. The purpose of the conference is to:

  1. Increase cultural competency among educators, administrators, and policymakers,
  2. Raise awareness about relevant issues around K-12 and higher education, and or
  3. Provide best practice models for student academic success from cradle to career.

IBE is pleased to offer online purchase order registration or credit card registration process for Conference attendees. Registration is $45 per person now through June 14th.  Indiana Black Expo has partnered with The Westin Hotel to offer special hotel rates in Indianapolis during the 49th Annual Summer Celebration. Just click on "special hotel rates" above to lock in your reduced rates today! Professional Growth Plan (PGP) points will be provided to conference attendees.

Time: 7:00 AM- 4:30 PM

Check-in and Continental Breakfast: 7:00 AM

Conference Program: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM; Indiana Wesleyan University Meet & Greet Reception Immediately Following

Location: Indiana Convention Center, Sagamore Ballroom 1-5

Cost: $45; After June 15: $75

Sponsors: Indiana University, Indiana Civil Rights Commission, Indiana Wesleyan University, U.S. Army, Lumina Foundation, Indiana Department of Child Services, Children’s Bureau, and Strada Education Network

Training Partner: Indiana Commission for Higher Education

Contributor: Lilly Endowment

Moderator: TBA

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