Thursday, March 06, 2008

Black Parent Support Group

AAPS District Wide Black Parents and Students
Support Group Meeting

2007/08 Theme: Effectively Advocating with Confidence, Consistency, Endurance, and Passion

1111 N. Maple Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
734/662-3564 (o)

Monday, March 10, 2008
6:30 P.M. – 8:40 P.M.

6:30 p.m. - Parent/Student Networking and Sharing
7:10 p.m. - AAPS Staff/Parent Networking &Updates
7:35 p.m. - Student Exposition
7:45 p.m. - Glenn Singleton – Pacific Educational Group, AAPS Partners in quity(
(What impact does an equitable vs. inequitable educational environment have on our children and society, and how can the student and parent (individually and collectively) personally impact equity transformation?)
8:30 p.m. - Closing Remarks
8:40 p.m. - Adjourn

Future Meetings (Locations Pending):
April 7th, 2008 (Monday)
May 5, 2008 (Monday) Jamie F. Almanzán, Director of Teacher Development, Pacific
Educational Group (
June 9, 2008 (Monday)

*You may bring a supply of informational handouts you’d like to share on scholarships, summer opportunities, parent and student resources, school/community events and programs, tips and advice, etc.

Children are welcome! ☼ Bring a friend or neighbor! ☼ Light Refreshments!

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. –Martin Luther King, Jr.***
We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face… We must do that which we think we cannot. –Eleanor Roosevelt ***
Champions aren’t made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them – a desire, a dream, a vision. –Muhammad Ali

Sylvia Nesmith - Chair (734) 747-8543, 481-7045,
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