Come be inspired by the insight and action of Charlotte Mecklenburg students! Wake UP! empowers Charlotte students to understand educational equity issues and gives them the tools to act on that knowledge in ways that will influence their peers and the community. These students want you to join them for the Second Annual Wake UP! Student Empowerment Summit at the Charlotte Convention Center (501 S. College Street) on Saturday, March 16th from 8:30 – 1:00pm. Click here for a complete listing of summit events.
Featured panelists include:
Dr. Heath Morrison, CMS Superintendent
Dr. Ron Carter, President JCSU
John Tate, State School Board Member
Mary McCray and Tim Morgan, CMS School Board Chair and Vice Chair
Reverend Trevor Beauford, Youth Advocate and Pastor
Click here for a special message from two of the Wake UP! participants. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to support and learn from students in our community — please RSVP here by March 8th. All are welcome.