FCAN is offering an unprecedented early glimpse at some of the great content you can expect to hear at the 2018 Florida College Access Network Summit.
We are excited to introduce the Summit Speaker Series, a collection of brief interviews that will be featured on the Florida College Access Network Podcast. The Summit Speaker Series will give a select group of presenters the opportunity to share information about their sessions prior to the summit.
The 2018 FCAN summit, which is set for May 10-11 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, will feature more than 50 speakers leading 30 breakout sessions highlighting the latest developments in college access, postsecondary success, college affordability, career readiness and workforce development, data and measurement, and collective impact.
The sessions and speakers featured in FCAN’s 2018 Summit Speaker Series are: (A link to each podcast will be added to the list below as they become available.)
February 14: MyCareerShines: Helping Students Dream Big and Plan Accordingly, featuring Maggie Miller, Lead Florida Field Trainer for MyCareerShines powered by Kuder.
February 28: Understanding the History of Racism and Ongoing Racial Bias to Move Forward with Improving Student Outcomes, featuring Sue Gallagher, Chief Innovation Officer, Children’s Services Council of Broward County.
March 14: Top Ten Financial Aid Myths, featuring Daniel T. Barkowitz, Assistant Vice President, Financial Aid and Veterans’ Affairs, Valencia College.
March 28: Achieve Escambia – Data Driving our Future! Featuring Dr. Deborah Douma, Dean of Grants and Federal Programs at Pensacola State College; Jennifer Grove, Community Development Manager for Gulf Power Company; and Kimberly Krupa, director of Achieve Escambia.
April 4: A MultiGen Approach to College Prep for First Generation College Latinos, featuring Luz Corcuera, Executive Director, UnidosNow.
April 11: The State of Developmental Education Reform in Florida, featuring Dr. Karinda Barrett, Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs, Division of Florida Colleges.
April 25: Clear Answers to Perplexing Questions about Students Who Grew Up in Foster Care, featuring Dr. Steve J. Rios, Senior Director, Positive Pathways, Educate Tomorrow.
May 8: How to Make the Most of Your Summit with Great Networking Opportunities, featuring Kathy McDonald, Assistant Director for Network Partnerships, Florida College Access Network.
Visit fcansummit.org for more information and to register for the 2018 FCAN Summit.