Save the Date: Conference on African-American Children and Families

February 27, 2014
Empowering and Engaging the Voices of African
American Children and Families

Pre-Conference - Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, 5 to 9 p.m.

Conference - Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Schindler Education Center, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa

Keynote speaker, Dr. Janice Hale, professor of early childhood education and Founding Director of the Institute for the Study of the African American Child (ISAAC) at Wayne State University. Author of Black Children:Their Roots, Culture and Learning Styles

Designed for educators, administrators, childcare providers, law enforcement, policy makers, social workers, health professionals, business leaders and anyone committed to improving the lives of children!

For registration information:
Call conference events at 319-273-5141 or email

For general conference information:
email or call 319-273-2007

Sponsored by College of Education, Dr. Dwight Watson, Dean