Steve Ventura & Pedro Noguera

Stephen Ventura

Stephen Ventura is a Professional Development Consultant at Advanced Collaborative Solutions and an Author/Consultant for Corwin Professional Learning. He is a highly motivational and knowledgeable speaker who approaches high stakes professional development armed with practical, research-based strategies. Steve is a former elementary, middle, and high school teacher. His administrative experience encompass those of assistant principal, principal, director, and superintendent.


Equity and Deeper Learning

Keynote Speaker: Pedro Antonio Noguera, Ph.D.

Pedro Noguera is a Distinguished Professor of Education at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA. Prior to joining the faculty at UCLA he served as a tenured professor and holder of endowed chairs at New York University (2003 - 2015), Harvard University (2000 - 2003) and the University of California, Berkeley (1990 - 2000). He is the author of eleven books and over 200 articles and monographs. He will engage us in a conversation about equity and deeper learning and its impact on student achievement.