Event Date 1: February 07, 2013 02:00 pm - February 07, 2013 04:00 pm
Greg Darnieder, senior advisor on college access to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, will give remarks at the Wisconsin ACT State Organization’s annual conference at 2:00 p.m. CT, on Thursday, Feb. 7, in Middleton, Wis. He will discuss the Obama administration’s initiatives to foster college completion and close the achievement gap, as well the importance of aligning education to meet current and future workforce opportunities.
Entitled “Preparing the Next Generation,” the conference will bring together some 300 school counselors, curriculum directors, principals, superintendents, college admission counselors, and workforce development professionals. The conference will focus on strengthening relationships among educators at all levels to ensure student readiness for a successful transition from high school to postsecondary education and/or the workforce.
Greg Darnieder, senior advisor on the college access initiative to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
Remarks at the Wisconsin ACT State Organization’s 2013 annual conference
2:00 p.m. CT, Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013
Madison Marriott West
1313 John Q Hammons Drive