2017 NPLI Building Communities as Catalysts for Change

Saturday July 8 - Thursday July 13, 2017

It's a call to action. Learn how a strong sense of "community" can catalyze a school's efforts to bring about change, leading to increased student success. Join us!

Our 20th Annual Institute presenters include: Ras Baraka, Mayor of Newark, NJ; Stedman Graham, Best-selling Author; Caleb Harper, Founder of CityFARM; Casey Camp-Horinek, Native Rights Activist; George Khaldun*, Co-Founder of Harlem Children's Zone; Consuelo Kickbusch, CEO of Children Achievement Services; Jerry Kellman, Chicago Community Organizing Mentor to Barack Obama; Darnell Moore, Co-Organizer of Black Lives Matter; Abdín Noboa-Ríos, President of Innovative Consultants; Pedro Noguera, Leading Researcher (UCLA); Peter Senge*, Systems Thinking Pioneer; Theresa Weatherspoon*, Player Development Director NY Liberty (WNBA).