Opening Keynote Speaker — Paul Tough
Book signings to follow presentations

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Helping Children Succeed

Paul Tough, New York Times best-selling author of How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character and, most recently, Helping Children Succeed: What Works and Why. Paul is a contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine, where he has written extensively about education, parenting, poverty, and politics.

Book Signing: Helping Children Succeed: What Works and Why
$18.99 will be collected at the event to purchase the book.
Don’t miss this opportunity to purchase your autographed copy!

 

Luncheon Keynote Speaker — Ruby Bridges

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Ruby Bridges, esteemed Civil Rights icon and author of Through My Eyes, a memoir account of her childhood experience as the first African-American student to desegregate a formerly all-white school in New Orleans. In 1999, she established the Ruby Bridges Foundation to promote the values of tolerance, respect, and appreciation of all differences. Through education and inspiration, the foundation seeks to end racism and prejudice.

Book Signing: Through My Eyes
$17.99 will be collected at the event to purchase the book. 
This is your chance to purchase your copy of Through My Eyes, autographed by Ruby Bridges.



A limited number of books will be available for purchase.
We encourage you to register for this event in advance in order to reserve your book. 

For more information on book signings or how to register please contact [email protected] or 800.587.5639 Ext. 207

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