Preparate, Educating Latinos for the Future America


The 10th annual Prepárate™ conference will be held in New York, N.Y., April 18–19, 2016 at the New York Hilton Midtown. Participants will convene to discuss strategies to increase the preparation, access, and college completion of the fastest-growing student population in our public schools.


College Board diversity conferences, like Prepárate, are a key part of our mission to connect students to college success and opportunity. We depend on you, our members and partners, to help us achieve excellence and equity in education.



2016 Conference Attendees will:

  • Network with colleagues who face similar hopes and challenges to become more informed, efficient, and effective.
  • Gain a renewed commitment to paving the way for successful programs and students.
  • Inform and engage in the work of the College Board to increase access and opportunity for Latino students.
  • Learn more about using data to drive equity decisions for students of color.
  • Become energized, inspired, and prepared to return to their professional roles with new ideas, actionable plans, and the resolve to effect real and sustainable improvement.


Who Attends Prepárate?

  • School counselors
  • College admission and outreach coordinators
  • K–12 and higher education administrators
  • Community leaders
  • Legislators and policymakers
  • Financial aid administrators
  • Parent engagement coordinators
  • Teachers