Title

Maximizing Your Personal Potential with Youth At Risk

Location

Scarbrough 1

Strand #1

Academic Achievement & School Leadership

Relevance

Not Available.

Brief Program Description

Featured Speaker session.

Summary

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Evidence

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Format

Individual Presentation

Biographical Sketch

Anthony Outler, Ed. S., Epic Empowerment Enterprises, Atlanta, GA

Anthony E. Outler characterizes himself as a ‘change agent’ and 'social justice educator' whose life’s purpose is to use his many talents to educate, uplift, and inspire youth and the adults who serve them to actualize the greatness invested within them. Anthony has been afforded a wealth of knowledge and experience from his formal education, as well as his 13+ years of grassroots experience in education, mentorship, and school administration. He has a BS in Middle Childhood Education, an MS in Urban Teacher Leadership, and is currently a PhD Candidate in Educational Policy Studies at Georgia State University. His research interests are urban education, culturally responsive pedagogy, and popular culture. He is the co-founder of B.E.S.T Men, Inc. which is a youth development organization that seeks to develop leadership, character, and critical awareness in young men. This organization falls under the auspices of his educational consulting company--Epic Empowerment Enterprises.

Keyword Descriptors

Grassroots programs, Education, Mentorship, School administration, Urban education, Culturally responsive pedagogy, Popular culture, Youth development, Youth leadership, Youth character, Critical awareness

Presentation Year

2016

Start Date

3-7-2016 3:00 PM

End Date

3-7-2016 4:15 PM

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Maximizing Your Personal Potential with Youth At Risk

Scarbrough 1

Featured Speaker session.