February 8, 2017
National Conversation on Educational Access and Equity
The National Archives Foundation, in partnership with the Perot Museum, presented A National Conversation on Educational Access and Equity Tuesday, March 7 in the Museum’s Hoglund Foundation Theater, a National Geographic Experience. The event began with a keynote conversation with veteran journalist and commentator Cokie Roberts and Gregg Fleisher, president of the National Math and Science Initiative, followed by remarks by Archivist of the United States David S. Ferriero. Roberts then moderated a panel discussion about the most critical educational issues in front of our nation today. The impressive lineup of panelists included National LULAC President Hector Flores, Commit! Executive Director Todd Williams, Paul Quinn College President Michael Sorrell, and early education expert Sharon Shaffer.