After an all-star career in the NBA, Kevin Johnson went back to his hometown of Sacramento, CA on a mission to lift kids off the path to poverty through community engagement, quality educational opportunities, and after-school programs. Now the Mayor of Sacramento, Johnson was named by Arne Duncan co-chair of a mayoral advisory council focused on federal education issues, and also leads a U.S. Conference of Mayors task force on K-12 public schools.
Our Voices from the Education Revolution speaker series events are free and open to the public, but we request that you register for each event as seating is limited.
- Event: Preparing Students for Success
- Date: October 7, 2010
- Time: 7 pm
- Location: Mount Zion Baptist Church (1634 19th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122)
- Register here