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2016 Metroplex Regional 60x30TX Workshop
El Centro College
Building C, First Floor, Performance Hall
801 Main Street, Dallas, Texas 75202

December 1, 2016
10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 

Registration for this event is closed
For assistance with an existing registration please contact Mary Mitchell at 512-427-6566.

Printable Agenda
Speakers, Panelists, Facilitators, and Coordinators 
60x30TX Overview and Future of Higher Education Presentation
Regional Data
Registration Roster as of November 23, 2016

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  9:30 a.m.    Registration            

10:00 a.m.    Welcoming Remarks 
José Adames, Ed.D., President, El Centro College, will provide welcoming remarks.
10:15 a.m.    60x30TX Overview; Questions and Answers
                   Raymund Paredes, Ph.D., Commissioner of Higher Education, will provide vision for
Texas higher education and an overview of the new Texas higher education strategic 
                     plan, 60x30TX.

10:45 a.m.    Panel Discussion
                     Thom Chesney, Ph.D., President, Brookhaven College; Angela Farley, MBA, Senior
                     Vice President of Education, Dallas Regional Chamber; and Michael Hinojosa, Ed.D.,
                     Superintendent, Dallas Independent School District, 
will respond to the goals of the
                     new higher education plan and will discuss how school/college/business/community
                     collaboration and related efforts are critical for achieving the goals of 60x30TX in the
                     Metroplex Higher Education Region.

11:15 a.m.    Breakout Sessions: Concurrent Discussions on Goals One and Two
                     Workshop participants will discuss strategies to achieve the Educational Attainment
                     and Completion goals of 60x30TX.

12:30 p.m.    Lunch and Keynote Speaker 
                     Joe May, Ph.D., Chancellor of the Dallas Community College District,will speak about
                     the educational needs of the Metroplex from his/her perspective as a city and
                     community leader 

1:45 p.m.     Breakout Sessions: Concurrent Discussions on 60x30TX Goals Three and
                    Workshop participants will discuss strategies to achieve the Marketable Skills and
                    Student Debt goals of 60x30TX.

  3:00 p.m.    Summary of Breakout Sessions
                     Workshop participants will identify key strategies and next steps for achieving the
                     goals of 60x30TX.

  3:30 p.m.    Adjournment

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2016 Metroplex Regional 60x30TX Workshop in Dallas is co-hosted by 
El Centro College, the Dallas County Community College District, 
and the T
exas Higher Education Coordinating Board,
with grant support from Lumina Foundation
and the College for All Texans Foundation

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