2014 Regional Conference

Extreme Citizenship
When: 
Saturday February 8, 2014
Where: The Turtle Meeting Room 3525 Turtle Creek Blvd. Dallas, TX 75219-5514  (map)


Time

Presenter

Event

8:00-9:00

 

Gathering, setup, breakfast goodies, socializing

9:00- 9:30   

 

Welcome and introductions

9:30-10:30

Lisa

The Story of Self, Us, and Now: Public Narrative as an Advocacy Tool

10:30-10:45

 

Break

10:45-11:45

David Chard               

Global education

Here is a link to David's Powerpoint presentation " Developing a Primary Mathematics Intervention Program"

11:45-12:15

Deva

RESULTS reports on USAID’s education

See video:  Deva leads group in creating pictures of GPE

12:15-1:15

 

lunch and socializing

1:15-2:15  

Kathleen/Anne

Grassroots goals & fundraising update

2:15-3:15

Colin

Media: Engaging Our Editorial Board Writers

3:15-3:30

 

Break

3:30-4:30    

Lisa

Action Network Management:

Fielding a Bigger Community Team for Advocacy 

4:30-5:00

 

Wrap up – inspiration & ideas from each other from today



Speakers:
David Chard, dean of SMU Simmons School of Education & Development. Former Peace Corps volunteer in Lesotho.  Recently appointed by President Obama to the National Board of Education. He has been working with the Global Partnership for Education.











Lisa Marchal is the Senior Global Grassroots Associate and has been on the RESULTS/REF staff since March 2008.  She interned as a Global Grassroots organizer from July 2007 to March 2008.  She was ordained as an elder in The United Methodist Church in 2004 and has served local churches in Indiana, Ohio and London in various capacities since 1994.  She earned her BA in speech communication from Indiana University in 1996 and her MDiv. from the Methodist Theological School in Ohio in 1999.  She has also done graduate-level studies in human rights at the Institute of Common wealth Studies, University of London.




Colin Smith In his role as Deputy Director of Communications, Colin Smith manages a broad communications and media strategy for RESULTS and RESULTS Educational Fund, including supporting grassroots volunteers in their media work. Colin came to RESULTS from Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, where he managed media relations and a variety of writing and executive visibility initiatives. Before joining Friends, he worked for the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), a human rights advocacy organization. Colin previously lived and worked in Central America. He hails from Minnesota and graduated with a degree in English from Boston College.





Deva Arumugam - Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Director - El Centro College - Dallas County Community College District; Volunteer with RESULTS Dallas

 

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