PoCC Program

PoCC offers a variety of programming that allows people of color and allies of all backgrounds in independent schools to come together, reflect on their individual experiences, and learn from one another. This schedule will be updated and is subject to change. All times listed are Central Time.
6:00–7:30 PM PoCC Heads’ Summit Reception
6:30 AM–8:30 PM Registration Open
8:00 AM–5:00 PM PoCC Heads’ Summit
8:00 AM–5:00 PM PoCC Equity Seminars: Full-Day
8:00 AM–12:00 PM PoCC Equity Seminars: Half-Day AM
8:30 AM–5:00 PM PoCC Affinity Group Facilitator Orientation and Training
8:30 AM–5:00 PM The PoCC Leadership Institute
8:30 AM–12:00 PM School & Community Visits
1:00–5:00 PM Equity Seminars: Half-Day PM
3:00–4:00 PM PoCC First-Time Attendee Welcome & Orientation
5:15–6:15 PM PoCC First-Time Attendee Welcome & Orientation
6:30–8:00 PM PoCC Welcome Reception
(SDLC students are not eligible to attend this event) 
6:30–7:30 AM Rise and Shine Wellness Activities
7:00 AM–6:00 PM Registration Open
8:15–9:45 AM Opening General Session
9:45 AM–5:00 PM PoCC Hub Open
9:45 AM–10:30 AM Book Signing
10:00 AM–12:00 PM Affinity Group Session #1
12:00–1:30 PM PoCC Lunch
12:15–1:30 PM Choir Rehearsal
1:45–3:45 PM Master Class #1
1:45–3:00 PM Workshop Block A
1:45–3:00 PM Featured Speaker
1:45–3:00 PM Express Café
3:00–3:45 PM Break: Relax, Refresh, Renew
3:45–5:00 PM Workshop Block B
5:15–6:30 PM General Session
6:45–7:30 PM Wellness Activities: Zumba/Yoga
6:45–7:45 PM Choir Rehearsal
6:30–7:30 AM Rise and Shine Wellness Activities
7:00 AM–1:00 PM Registration Open
8:15–9:30 AM Workshop Block C
8:15–9:30 AM Featured Speaker
9:00 AM–4:00 PM PoCC Hub Open
9:15–9:45 AM Coffee Break
9:45–11:15 AM General Session
11:15–11:30 AM Break: Relax, Refresh, Renew
11:30 AM–1:30 PM Master Class #2
11:30 AM–12:45 PM Workshop Block D
11:30 AM–12:45 PM Express Café
12:45–1:45 PM PoCC Lunch
1:00–1:45 PM Choir Rehearsal
1:45–3:15 PM PoCC Social Justice Summit
3:15–3:45 PM Experience the PoCC Hub with Coffee Break
4:00–6:00 PM Affinity Group Session #2
6:30–7:30 PM Choir Rehearsal
6:30–7:15 PM Wellness Activities: Zumba/Yoga
7:30–8:30 PM LGBTQ Social Hour
9:00–12:00 PM Club PoCC
7:00–8:00 AM  Choir Rehearsal
8:30–9:45 AM Affinity Group Reflections: Roundtable Conversations
10:00–11:15 AM Workshop Block E
10:00–11:15 AM Student-Led Adult/Student Dialogues (by region/state)
11:30 AM–12:45 PM PoCC/SDLC Closing Ceremonies