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BCPS Students Participate in 2015 β€œYES!” National Empowerment & Solutions Summit

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
 
WHO:        
Students, Superintendent Robert W. Runcie, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and District Staff.  

WHAT:    
“YES! National Youth Empowerment & Solutions Summit” conference.  

WHEN:    
Thursday and Friday, October 22-23, 2015, from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. 

WHERE:     
Deauville Resort & Hotel
6701 Collins Avenue
Miami, FL 33141 
 
WHY:    
More than 400 BCPS students will participate in this two-day conference that aims to motive youth to remain in school. The conference is hosted by the Travyon Martin Foundation. 

Industry experts including U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will discuss teaching future leaders the keys to positive change.  


 
MEDIA ARE INVITED TO COVER THIS EVENT.

 
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