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Presidential Advisory Commission Meeting Agenda

Atlanta, Georgia
June 25, 2002

Family Working Group
One Coca-Cola Plaza
Atlanta, GA

Tuesday, June 25, 2002

 8:30 AM

Welcome and Opening Statements
Enedelia Schofield, Family Working Group Chair

Selection of New Chair
Leslie Sanchez, WHI Executive Director

Approval of Minutes
Enedelia Schofield, Chair

 9:00 AM

Interim Report Development
Chair or Designee

a) Policy Area 1: Home

i) Parent as Role Models
ii) Including the Student in the Process
iii) Parents Role Outside the Classroom
iv) Higher Expectations (Establishing the Goal of College)

10:00 AM


10:15 AM

b) Policy Area 2: School

i) Institutional Knowledge of School System
ii) Parents Role Inside the Classroom
iii) Creating a Positive Environment that Encourages Parental Participation
iv) Providing Feedback to Educators
v) How Cooperation Between Parents and Educators is Mutually Beneficial
vi) Promoting Cultural Awareness

11:15 AM

b) Policy Area 3: Community

i) Joining and Participating in Community Organizations
ii) Extending Education for Parents

12:15 PM


12:30 PM

Working Lunch
Vote on Key Policy Areas for Consideration

 1:15 PM

Expert Testimony

Joan G. Carson, Professor, Georgia State University

 2:45 PM


 3:00 PM

Review Final Decision of Committee
Enedelia Schofield, Chair

Other Business
Enedelia Schofield, Chair

Meeting Adjourns

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans
The White House White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans