Graduate! Philadelphia invites you to a MOVIE SCREENING & EXECUTIVE BREAKFAST about Philadelphia’s Hidden Talent Pool: Bridging Learning & Work
September 9-10, 2019
UNLIKELY – Movie Screening and Discussion
Join us for a reception and private screening of the feauture documentary UNLIKELY. This film investigates America’s college dropout crisis and the barriers student face in their pursuit of an education and meaningful career. www.unlikelyfilm.com
UNLIKELY follows the journey of five individuals working to obtain a post-secondary degree. These individuals are parents, opportunity youth, full-time employees, and first in their families to go to college.
September 9, 2019 | 5:00 – 8:00 PM
National Museum of American Jewish History
Executive Leadership Breakfast
Join Philadelphia and national leaders for the opening of the Graduate! Network’s Fifth Annual Learning Exchange, back again in our hometown and co-hosted with Graduate! Philadelphia.
Discussion topics will include:
Competing demands, conflicting opinions: Is a degree still worth the investment?
An Inclusive Talent Vision for Philadelphia
Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab speaking on the inherent inequities in our system of postsecondary education
Innovation and technological advances in the design and delivery of learning
Social and economic mobility as an “ROI” of degree completion