Schedule & Events

Important Dates

  • JANUARY 16 | Early Bird Registration Opens
  • MARCH 15 | Deadline Extended for Sponsors, Exhibitors, and Advertisers
  • MARCH 22 | Early Bird Registration Ends
  • MAY 14 | Preconference
  • MAY 15 | HighScope International Conference Begins

Schedule

TUESDAY, MAY 14

  • 7:00am – 8:30am | Preconference Registration & Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00am – 4:00 pm | Preconference Workshops
  • 12:00pm – 1:00pm | Lunch (a buffet lunch will be served in the Mackinac Ballroom)
  • 3:00pm – 6:00pm | Conference Registration

Preconference workshops and lunch sponsored by: The Kresge Foundation

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15

  • 7:00am – 8:30am | Conference Registration & Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00am – 10:00am | Opening Keynote With Nikole Hannah-Jones, Sponsored by: W. K. Kellogg Foundation
  • 10:30am – 12:00pm | Session 1
  • 12:00pm – 1:00pm | Lunch (boxed lunches will be provided)
  • 1:00pm – 2:30pm | Session 2
  • 3:00pm – 4:30pm | Session 3
  • 5:30pm- 7:30pm | Welcome Reception

THURSDAY, MAY 16

  • 7:00am – 8:30am | Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30am – 11:30am | Session 1
  • 12:00pm – 2:00pm | Luncheon With Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha & Entertainment by Detroit School of Arts Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Sponsored by: The Kresge Foundation
  • 2:00pm – 2:30pm | Book Signing With Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha
  • 2:30pm – 4:00pm | Session 2

FRIDAY, MAY 17

  • 7:00am – 8:30am | Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00am – 10:00am | Closing Keynote With Dr. Ellen Frede
  • 10:30am – 12:00pm | Session 1

Entertainment

The Detroit School of Arts Vocal Jazz Ensemble has been in existence for more than 15 years. The ensemble performs at various venues within in the Detroit Metropolitan area, including the Detroit International Jazz Festival, the Detroit Public School Community District Showcase, and the International Auto Show. The ensemble, under the direction of Ms. Cheryl W. Valentine, will perform on May 16 during the Luncheon.

May 15 – 17, 2019

DETROIT MARRIOTT AT THE RENAISSANCE CENTER

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