Education Conference 2018

About the Conference

The 2018 Indiana University Education Conference presented by and ICRC will be held on Thursday, July 19 at the Indiana Convention Center in downtown Indianapolis as part of the 48th 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 policy makers,
  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 on-line purchase order registration or credit card registration process for Conference attendees. Registration is $45 per person now through June 15th.  Indiana Black Expo has partnered with The Westin Hotel to offer special hotel rates in Indianapolis during the 48th 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 – 4:30PM; 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: Steve Jefferson, Crimebeat8 Reporter, WTHR - Channel 13

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