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Amplify Agenda

Amplify 2020 Agenda

Location

Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, Missouri 64110

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Friday, February 28

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.: School Tours (optional excursion – 40 people maximum)

12:00 – 4:00 p.m.: Latinx Educators Convening, hosted by the Latinx Education Collaborative. This half-day session is specifically for the collective gathering of Latinx educators that will be joining the broader Amplify community on the following day. Specific speakers and activities will be provided during this session.

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Surge Institute Happy Hour. For national and local alumni and current participants of the Surge Institute.

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.: Amplify Opening Reception. Join the Amplify community for drinks/refreshments and an immersive art experience.

Saturday, February 29

8:00 a.m.: Amplify opens. Breakfast begins.

8:30 a.m.: Opening keynote Jaqueline Woodson.

10:15 a.m.: Breakout Session 1 (PDF with information forthcoming).

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.: Lunch and networking.

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.: Breakout Session 2 (PDF with information forthcoming).

2:30 – 3:00 p.m.: Afternoon keynote Carlos Morano.

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.: Breakout Session 3 (PDF with information forthcoming).

4:00 – 5:30 p.m.: Closing ceremony and keynote TBD.

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.: Closing reception (the Amplify get-down).

Breakout Sessions

Stay tuned for descriptions on this year’s breakout sessions.