Phong Luu, APIASF Program Specialist for Outreach & Community Relations, will be in Seattle, Washington for the first Annual Summit for Pacific Islander Resources & Education (ASPIRE). The summit will take place THIS Saturday, September 29, 2012 at South Seattle Community College (Jerry Brockey Center, 6000 16th Avenue SW, Seattle, WA 98106) from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
The Annual Summit for Pacific Islander Resources and Education (ASPIRE) will create a space for Pacific Islander students, parents, families, educators, and community members to come together to share and exchange perspectives, lived experiences, resources, and information on the issues facing their children in the education system. A goal of the summit is to create and build momentum behind an education reform agenda, inspired through community organizing, that supports Pacific Islander students.
You can register online (or at the door) to attend ASPIRE. For more information, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or connect with ASPIRE on their Facebook page.
Click here for info on the other cities we visited in fall 2012.