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Celebrating Black History Month: A Snapshot of Black Education in Austin

Feb 27, 2024
Cissy McDaniel Parker Conference Room (SZB 2.624) and online via Zoom.
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm (CST)

The College of Education welcomes all students, faculty and staff to celebrate Black History Month during a panel discussion, “Snapshot of Black Education in Austin.” Featuring educators, students and community leaders, this discussion will provide a platform for speakers to share their unique voice and perspective on the educational landscape impacting Austin’s Black community.

Space is limited and lunch will be provided. Doors open at 11:30 and the panel will begin promptly at noon.

Meet the Panelists
  • Moderator: Dr. Allison Skerrett, Professor and Director of Teacher Education, College of Education
  • Dr. Kevin Foster, Austin ISD Trustee and Associate Professor, College of Education and College of Liberal Arts
  • Makayla Gray, Teacher, Bertha Sadler Means Young Women’s Leadership Academy
  • Daylon Miller, College of Education Senior, PDS EC-6
  • Timesha Moten-Tibbs, Program Coordinator, Welcome Table’s Freedom Schools in Austin
  • Carl Settles, Founder/Executive Director at e4 Youth