Texas Promise Convening

Growing the Promise

Wednesday, Dec. 5

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

7300 University Hills Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75244


Texas Promise Convening Agenda

 
Welcome
  • 10 - 10:05 a.m.
  • Auditorium - Room 101

    Dr. Bob Mong, UNT Dallas President
    Welcome

 
Promise Around Texas, Panel Discussion

    Dr. Joe May, DCCCD Chancellor
    Brief History of the Promise: Started as a Scholarship

 

    Steve Head, Lone Star College System Chancellor
    Lone Star College Promise

 

    Mike Metke, Tyler Junior College Chancellor
    Tyler Junior College Promise

 

Q & A

 
Break 10:45 – 11 a.m.
The Promise Network in Dallas, Fireside Chat

    Dr. Joe May, DCCCD Chancellor

 

    Todd Williams, Commit! Executive Director

 

    Michael Hinojosa, Dallas ISD Superintendent

 

    Bob Mong, UNT Dallas President

 
  • High school transformation
  • Removing friction
  • Implementing wraparound services
  • Technology platforms

Lunch/Leveraging Tech for Student Success

Importance of Data, tracking, CRM & More

    Mark Flanagan, Dallas County Promise Innovation Director

    Eric Ban, Dallas County Promise Managing Director

 
Break 1 – 1:15 p.m.

Removing the Ultimate Barrier

  • 1:15 - 2 p.m.
  • Rooms 137/138

Giving Students Ownership of their Records

    Manoj Kutty, GreenLight Credentials Senior Executive

    Shirkant Jannu, GreenLight Credentials Product Officer

Coffee Break 2 – 2:15 p.m.

Roundtable Discussion

  • 2:15 - 3:15 p.m.
  • Rooms 137/138

Differing Community College Business Models in Texas and Financial Leverage for Promise Projects

 

Q & A Discussion

Critical Considerations, Legislation, Next Steps & Wrap Up

    Jacob Faire, TACC President