Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy

Emily Thielmann presented at a Columbia University Conference

Portland Empowered

Emily Thielmann partnered with Deering High School teacher Carlos Gomez, Nellie Mae Education Foundation Program Officer Delia Arellano-Weddleton, and Portland Empowered parent organizer Micky Bondo to present about Portland Empowered’s best practices in engaging parents and families from racial and ethnic diverse backgrounds in education. The group presented at Columbia University's conference Reimagining Education: Teaching and Learning in Racially Diverse Schools on July 20, 2017.

Learn more about the conference and presentation.


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Left to Right: Chiara Wegener, Delia Arellano-Weddleton, (first two with Nellie Mae Education Foundation) Micky Bondo - Portland Empowered parent organizer, Emily Thielmann, and Laura Iteka, Portland Empowered Youth organizer