Beyond Our Gates Annual Dialogue
Friday, September 14 at 8:30 am to 11:00 am
Don & Karen DeRosa University Center, Ballroom
901 Presidents Dr, Stockton, CA 95211
Ron Fairchild of the national Campaign For Grade-Level Reading, who has helped guide dozens of U.S. cities in developing strategies for childhood literary success, will be the keynote speaker for this annual event that focuses on our community's youth and reading.
John Deasy, newly named superintendent of the Stockton Unified School District, also will speak. Deasy is the former superintendent of Los Angeles Unified School District.
The event is free of charge. Breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m. and the program will start at 9 a.m. with a welcome and call to action from University of the Pacific President Pamela Eibeck.