AFSA Convention Highlights From Friday

HIGHLIGHTS FROM FRIDAY, JULY 27

Day 2 of convention was off to an exciting start with a presentation of the flag from Laurel High School followed by greetings from the Honorable Rushern Baker, III, County Executive, Prince George County, MD. Attendees also heard remarks from our sponsor, Barry Bonessi from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, who discussed digital innovation and the future of education. The busy day was filled with workshops, a PAC luncheon and a tribute to former AFSA president Diann Woodard.

 

 

Workshop Highlights:

Dr. Bill Daggett’s Keynote Addresses Need For Fundamental Changes in Education

Workshop Encourages Differentiating Equity From Diversity and Inclusion

Educational Strategies Panel Addresses Complex Challenges Facing Public Education

AFSA Members Gain Insights on Medicare and Social Security

 

 

Resolutions Passed:

#6 Support for Grieving Students

#7 Encouraging Union Members to Run for Local Public Office

#9 Engaging Members for Political Action

 

Speaker Highlights:

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) Delivers Electrifying Speech on Power of Unity

 

AFSA President Ernest Logan’s Speech

Read President Logan’s AFSA Convention Speech

 

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