San Mateo County Achievement Gap Summit

Join us for an event to inform local leaders about the achievement gap and inspire action to close it.

With special keynotes by

  • Jill Habig, Special Assistant Attorney General (representing Attorney General Kamala Harris)
  • Hedy Chang, Director of Attendance Works

Hear expert panels on

  • Poverty in San Mateo County
  • Leveraging Technology to Close the Gaps in San Mateo County
  • Student Voice

With panelists including

  • Thomas Arnett, Clayton Christensen Institute
  • Colleen Cassity, Executive Director, Oracle Education Foundation
  • Betsy Corcoran, EdSurge Founder and CEO
  • Peter Fortenbaugh, Executive Director, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula
  • Ted Lempert, President of Children Now
  • Kerry Lobel, Executive Director, Puente
  • John Maltbie, County Manager
  • Students from San Mateo County

Date: October 15, 2015

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Audience: Elected officials, school board members, community leaders, superintendents, and district/school/charter leaders