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TUESDAY, JUNE 15, 2021, Morning General Session – 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Welcome & Overview

Former Senator Anthony “Tony” Hill, AAHTF Chairman

Dr. Dakeyan Cha’ Dre’ Graham, Executive Director of Independent Education and Parental Choice – Florida Department of Education

Dr. Bernadette Kelley-Brown, AAHTF Principal Investigator

Violin Performance – Fadhina V. Petit – Clair, Student, School for Advanced Studies – Miami-Dade College, Wolfson Campus

 

Exemplary Status Overview

Dr. Donna Austin, AAHTF Member – Exemplary Status Contact

Exemplary District Rubric/Slides

 

Virtual Museum Visit – Meek-Eaton Black Archives Center & Museum (FAMU)

Dr. Darius J. Young

 Civil Rights Movement Primary Sources Slides

 

Keynote Presentation

“Black Inventors: Crafting 200 Years of Success”

Keith C. Holmes, Author – Chief Researcher & Founder of the Global Black Inventor Research Projects, Inc.

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 15, 2021, Afternoon General Session – 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Organizing A Civil Rights Tour While Educating in North Florida(Wakulla High School)

Mike Barwick, Former Principal & Sonia Clark – Rosier, Former Associate Dean

 

“Ocoee: A Novel”

Myra Kinnie and Gail Waxman, Co-Authors

Sisters2, LLC

 

The Ocoee Massacre “Yesterday This Was Home”

Shannon Elliston, Education Director

 

Alachua Exemplary District Panel – Newberry Lynching Pilot Program

Dr. Elizabeth Washington, UF/ Dr. Catherine Atria, UF& Panel

Newberry Lynching Pilot Program Slides

 

Closing Remarks

Former Senator Anthony “Tony” Hill, AAHTF Chair

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, 2021, Morning General Session – 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Welcome

Former Senator Anthony “Tony” Hill, AAHTF Chair

 

“Little Fires Everywhere – The Power of Revolution”

Epiphany Lormil, Program Manager – bluapple Poetry Network

 

Education Support for African American History & Social Justice

EVERFI – Mathew Kirouac, Florida Director K-12

Mathew Kirouac Slides

 

Why HBCU?

Dr. Elizabeth Bromery&Thewandar Houston Slides

 

“QuiteStrong: First African American Explosive Ordnance Disposal Diver”

Cynthia Byrd Conner, Author

 

Keynote Presentation

Tell the Whole Story: African American History Education and the Future of Equality

Dr. Tameka Bradley Hobbs – Florida Memorial University

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, 2021, Afternoon General Session – 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Duval Exemplary District Panel – Exemplary, the Duval Way

Dr. Dana Kriznar, Deputy Superintendent&Panel

Exemplary, the Duval Way Slides

 

Legacy of the Moores

The Harry T. Harriette V. Moore Cultural Center and Museum – Sonya Mallard

 

Engaging Students in Afrocentric Public History

Roberto Fernandez III,Broward County Schools

 

Rosewood Revisited

Lizzie Robinson Jenkins

 

Upcoming Events: Fall 2021

Dr. Bernadette Kelley – Brown, AAHTF Principal Investigator

 

Closing Remarks

Former Senator Anthony “Tony” Hill, AAHTF Chair

 

MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2020 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Welcome & Overview

Mr. Tony Hill – AAHTF Chairman

 

Health & Wellness in times of Crisis

Dr. Tamara Gibson-Alonso – Florida DOE

Dr. Gibson-Alonso Slides

 

Criteria for An Exemplary Status Overview

Dr. Donna Austin – AAHTF

Exemplary District Rubric

 

The Black Archives

Dr. Nashid Madyum – FAMU

Dr. Madyum Slides

 

Keynote Presentation “Civic Engagement”

Dr. Rudulph Jamision – University of North Florida

Dr. Rudy Jamison Slides

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 16, 2020 9 AM – 12 PM

Tips From Exemplary School District

Dr. Sherrilyn Scott – Dade County

 

Interactive Workshop Session

Dr. Chike Akua – Clark Atlanta University

Dr. Akua Training Packet

 

1 PM – 3 PM

Tips From An Exemplary School District

Marian Williams – Broward County

 

Interactive Workshop Session

Dr. Chike Akua – Clark Atlanta University

Dr. Akua Training Packet

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2020 9 AM – 12 PM

Interactive Workshop Session

Dr. Andrea Oliver – Tallahassee Community College

 

Criteria for An Exemplary Status Overview

Dr. Donna Austin – AAHTF

 

The Black Archives

Dr. Nashid Madyum – FAMU

 

Panel Discussion “Civic Engagement”

Dr. Rudulph Jamision – University of North Florida

 

Closing Remarks

Mr. Tony Hill – AAHTF Chairman