2018
EVENT SCHEDULE

Schedule subject to change due to additions of speakers and changing speaker availability. 

THURSDAY
march 22, 2018

 

9:00am - 11:00am

Registration

11:00am -11:30aM

Welcome & The State of PACE 

11:30AM - 12:00PM 

Lunch

12:00PM-1:00PM

Conference Opening/Plenary: The Why Behind What We Do

1:00PM - 1:45PM

 Keynote Address: Gender & Trauma 30 Years Later
 

1:00pm-4:00pm

       Biometric Screenings

1:45pm -2:00pm

         Networking Break


2:00pm-3:00pm 

Workshops
Gender Responsive Track: 
  • Girls Giving Circle: How PACE Girls are making change in their community through philanthropy
  • "I See Things I've Hid From Myself in the Art, It's Another Language": Engaging Art for Emotional Expression with PACE Girls 
Research, Policy & Practice Track: 
  • Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls' Childhood 

 

 

  • Well Being- A Multi Systems Approach for Helping Our Children Become Well 
Education Track: 
  • Engagement Through Choice
Leadership Track: 
  • How PACE Fascinates: An Overview of How the World Sees Us...At Our Best

3:00pm - 3:15pm

 Networking Break

3:15pm-4:15pm

Workshops
Gender Responsive Track: 
  • From Trauma Informed to Trauma Responsive  

Research, Policy & Practice Track: 

  • Gender & Trauma: Somatic Interventions for Girls in Juvenile Justice: Implications for Policy and Practice 

 

  • Understanding the Female Adolescent Brain

Education Track: 

  • Blended Learning Labs (also offered on Friday)

 

 

  • #That's Not Love: Defining Healthy & Unhealthy Relationships

Leadership Track:

  • The Evolution of the PACE Brand

4:15pm - 4:30pm

 Networking Break

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Sponsors Reception 
-PACE Leadership, Executive Directors, Board Members & Sponsors welcome

6:00pm-7:30pm

Believing in Girls Awards
Staff Awards Dinner

7:30pm-11:00pm

PACE Got Talent
-All welcome
Party With A Purpose
-All welcome

FRIDAY
   march 23, 2018

 

7:30am - 8:00am

Breakfast 

8:00am-8:30am

PACE Alumni Panel

8:30Am-9:15Am

Keynote Address: Why Gender Matters

9:15AM - 9:30am

Networking Break

9:30am-3:00pm

Health Fair & Biometric Screenings

9:30am - 10:30Am

 Workshops
Gender Responsive Track: 
  • Gender Responsive Restorative Justice & Peer Mediation 

Research Policy & Practice Track:

  • Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) Toolkit

Education Track:

  • Gender Responsive Classrooms: What Makes a Great Teacher of Girls

Leadership Track:

  • Team Building: Setting a Strong Foundation (this workshop will be repeated in the afternoon) 

 

  • Capitalize Your Resources: PACE Lee's Story From Rags to Riches (Part 1) 

10:30AM- 10:45 AM

Networking Break

10:45AM - 11:45AM

Workshops

Gender Responsive Track:

  • Healing and Learning through the Arts: Spoken Word  

 

Research, Policy & Practice:

  • Girls Court: Implications for Policy and Practice  Ross 

 

Education Track:

  • Blended Learning Labs (repeat of Thursday's workshop)

 

 

Leadership Track:

  • How to Build a Strengths Based Culture 

 

  • Capitalize Your Resources: PACE Lee's Story from Rags to Riches (Part 2) 

11:45pm - 12:00pm

Networking Break 

12:00PM - 12:30PM

Lunch

12:30PM-1:30PM

Keynote Address: Mapping the School to Prison Pipeline

1:30PM - 1:45PM

Networking Break 

1:45PM - 2:45PM

Workshops 

Gender Responsive Track:

  • Mi Hermana's Keeper- A Toolkit for Working with Latina Girls 

Research, Policy & Practice Track:

  • Implementing Planned Giving at PACE 

Education Track:

  • Breaking the School to Prison Pipeline: A Classroom Approach 

 

  • A New Look at the Basics of Self-Aware Self-Care

Leadership Track:

  • The Leadership Advantage: Emotional Intelligence  

 

  • Team Building Setting a Strong Foundation (this workshop is a repeat of the one presented in the morning.)

2:45PM-3:00PM

Networking Break

3:00PM- 3:30PM

Closing Plenary: Weaving Together Policy & Practice 

3:30PM-3:45PM

Spoken Word with Stevey Wonderful & Girls From PACE Orange

3:45PM

Farewell & Closing Remarks

 

Speaker

 

 

Mary Marx, Thresa Giles, Yessica Cancel

 

 

 

 

 

Julie Carrier, Author, Girls Lead

 

Dr. Stephanie Covington, Center for Gender and Justice

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaker

 

 

PACE Broward Girls

 

Sriya Bhattacharyya, Center for Human Rights & International Justice, PACE Alum

 

 

Rebecca Epstein, Executive Director, Georgetown Law Center on Poverty & Inequality, Dr. Jamilia Blake, Associate Professor Educational Psychology, Texas A & M

Lyman Legters, Senior Director, Casey Family Programs

 

Dr. Laurie Kemp & Stephanie Stephens, PACE Center for Girls

 

Susan Bowen, Executive Training Manager, PACE Center for Girls

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaker

 

 

Dr. Stephanie Covington, Center for Gender and Justice

 Thalia Gonzalez, Associate Professor, Politics, Occidental College

 

Julie Carrier, Author, Girls Lead

 

Florida Virtual School: DeAnne Watson, District Relations Manager; Monica Desuyo, Blended Learning Specialist; Teresa Hernandez-Acosta, Blended Learning Specialist; Jimminda Thompson, District Relations Manager; Stephanie Succio, District Relations Manager

 

Annie Forrest, One Love Foundation

 

Brendan Cumiskey, The Dalton Agency

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaker

 

 

Mary Marx, Yessica Cancel, Thresa Giles

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaker

 

Kristel Avilus(PACE Leon), Sriya Bhattacharyya (PACE Marion), Whitney Blanchat (PACE Palm Beach)

 

Dr. Leonard Sax, Psychologist

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaker

Dr. Sandra Pavelka, Professor, Institute for Youth & Justice Studies, FGCU

National Crittenton Foundation

 

Dr. Leonard Sax, Psychologist

 

 

 

 

Eileen Hogan, M.S., Ed. S.,  BB & T Leadership Institute

 

Meg Geltner, Allyson Ross, Rachel Rubinski, PACE Center for Girls) Diana Willis, Former Board Chairwoman- PACE Lee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaker

Tasha Lee Golden

Facilitator: Jeanette Pai Espinosa, CEO National Crittenton Foundation.

Panelists: Judge Stacy Ross, Judge Twine Thomas, Aggie Pappas, PACE Regional Executive Director, Tanya Hollins, PACE Regional Executive Director

 

Florida Virtual School: DeAnne Watson, District Relations Manager; Monica Desuyo, Blended Learning Specialist; Teresa Hernandez-Acosta, Blended Learning Specialist; Jimminda Thompson, District Relations Manager; Stephanie Succio, District Relations Manager

 

David Morgenbesser, Gallup Organization

 

Meg Geltner, Allyson Ross, Rachel Rubinski, PACE Center for Girls) Diana Willis, Former Board Chairwoman- PACE Lee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaker

 

 

 

Tia Martinez, Principal, Forward Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaker

 

 

National Crittenton Foundation: DeAna Swan & Maria Campos

 

Lisa Huertas, MBA, CFRE, Nonprofit Development Consultant

Tia Martinez, Principal, Forward Change

 

Bethany Crawley

 

Susan Bowen, Executive Training Manager, PACE Center for Girls

 

Eileen Hogan, M.S., Ed. S., BB & T Leadership Institute

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Marx, Thresa Giles, Yessica Cancel