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Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 11:45 am.

Please join us on Wednesday May 6th at 11:45 am for a conversation on how the world we live in affects the lives of children in Mississippi. What are ways we can help our students combat the stress and negative image they are challenged with every day?

Oleta Garrett Fitzgerald is Director of the Children’s Defense Fund’s Southern Regional Office (CDF-SRO) and also serves as the Regional Administrator for the Southern Rural Black Women’s Initiative for Economic and Social Justice (SRBWI). Dr. Jeanne Middleton- Hairston is the former National Director of CDF’s Freedom Schools and founder of the Principal’s Institute at Millsaps College. They will guide us in our discussion about how our young people see themselves in the world.