First Annual “B” Better Conference

First Annual "B" Better Conference
Posted on 01/23/2017

B BetterPlummer Middle School was invited to participate in Jerry Davis’, Vice Mayor-Pro Tem for the City of Houston, First Annual “B” Better Conference on Tuesday, November 28, 2016.  Plummer was the only school in Aldine invited to this event along with several HISD middle schools.  The conference was held at the GRB Convention Center and Discovery Green.  Thirty-one Plummer students participated.  The mission of the conference was for students to “see what they can be” by giving aspiring students in middle school the unique opportunity to turn their career and life aspirations into reality.  This interactive opportunity exposed students to speakers, colleges, organizations, business owners, and professionals through innovative, fun, safe, empowering, and transformation experiences that enabled them to discover their passion, explore a career, make a difference, and realize their dreams.  The conference included opportunities in STEM, welding, firefighting, computer science, construction, and much more.