GILBERT CHAMBER FOUNDATION TO HOST SCREENING OF SUNDANCE-SELECTED DOCUMENTARY

GILBERT CHAMBER FOUNDATION TO HOST SCREENING OF SUNDANCE-SELECTED DOCUMENTARY
2017 Business & Education Summit to Feature Screening Followed by a Community Conversation


GILBERT - The Gilbert Chamber Foundation will take part in Most Likely to Succeed’s worldwide campaign to re-imagine education and will host a community dialog at the 2017 Business & Education Summit, an event of the Foundation’s Partners In Progress Initiative.
Most Likely To Succeed is a feature-length documentary that examines the history of education in the United States and the challenges of the conventional education methods in today's innovative world. From Director Greg Whiteley (Last Chance U, Mitt,) and Executive Producer Ted Dintersmith (author, Most Likely to Succeed), the film explores compelling new approaches that aim to revolutionize teaching as we know it, inspiring school communities to reimagine what students and teachers are capable of doing.

Following the screening, event emcee JW Rayhons of Rayhons Financial Solutions will moderate a discussion between audience members and panelists Erin Eccleston of Expect More Arizona, Vice Provost Duane Roen of Arizona State University – Polytechnic campus, and Superintendent Dr. Mike Thomason of Higley Unified School District.

The 2017 Business & Education Summit will be held on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Higley Center for the Performing Arts, 4132 E. Pecos Road, in Gilbert. Registration begins at 7:15 AM; the 90-minute film begins at 8:00 AM and the event concludes at 10:20 AM.  Admission is free; pre-registration is required as seating is limited.

To register or for additional event information, please visit the Event Calendar at http://www.gilbertaz.com For m.ore information about the film and movement, please visit mltsfilm.org.

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