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Education Committee Speaker Series: MRJEFFDESS

  • Bedford Hall Lounge 1177 Bedford Avenue Brooklyn, NY, 11216 United States (map)

The BKNAACP Education Committee will be hosting the 1st Speaker Series session for Educators Friday January 26, 2017. This months featured speaker will be Educator, Author, and co-Founder of Trill or Not Trill: MRJEFFDESS. In his usual captivating style of engaging his audiences, MRJEFFDESS' will introduce his platforms followed by a conversation centered around his approaches to education including:

  • How he uses his platform to empower & educate our youth & college students
  • Trill Or Not Trill
  • His use of poetry & haikus to connect with youth
  • The type of education he believes would be most impactful to our youth in today's society
  • His thoughts on schools having black history programs which he has taught through creative initiatives etc.

This conversation MRJEFFDESS will be followed by Q & A & networking for all Educators in attendance. This months Speaker Series facilitators: Barry Cooper & Shani Perez-Anthony

Earlier Event: January 24
January General Membership Meeting
Later Event: January 27
2018 Annual Meeting