Adult and Student Workshops
Adult Workshops – 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
What You Need To Know About Evaluating Your ProgramThree leading, nationally recognized program administrators provide different insights on the required components of successful program evaluation, from the perspective of a program administrator, an assessment expert, and a foundation official. Learn the nuts and bolts: from what types of data should be collected, to what makes a winning evaluation plan!
Ms. Linda Kelley, Evaluation & Technology Manager, Communities in Schools of Georgia
Ms. Tina Gridiron-Smith, Senior Program Officer, Lumina Foundation for Education
Strategies for Developing and Sustaining an African-American Male Program on a College CampusSustaining an African-American male educational program on a college campus requires dedicated personnel, consistent funding, willing students, passion and commitment. Hear from these two USG AAMI program directors how they have established, expanded and reshaped their respective programs – one of which has garnered national attention and earned the USG’s AAMI Best Practices Leadership Award.
Ms. Coletta Hassell-Carter, Assistant Vice President for Educational Affairs and Director, Leadership Academy, Georgia Perimeter College.
Student Workshops – 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Cultivating a Passion for Success: From Dreams to RealityLed by one of the nation's most passionate motivational speakers, this exciting session will examine the challenges that African-American males confront in their daily lives. Attendees also will learn proven strategies for personal development and success, and how to join the Student African American Brotherhood (SAAB) – a national organization with more than 160 collegiate and high-school chapters across 30 states.