Upcoming Events

WEDNESDAY, JAN 25, 2017

11:30 AM

Shelby County Schools General Volunteer Orientation, Memphis
Shelby County Schools will host several sessions to provide a general overview of volunteering with the district including a review of policies and procedures, training new and returning volunteers and sharing tips on building partnerships with schools. Orientation for Team Read, a tutoring and reading volunteer program, will also be included.  
WHEN:

Jan. 25, 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

WHERE:

Shelby County Schools, 160 S. Hollywood St. Memphis, TN 38112

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2017-01-25 11:30:00 2017-01-25 12:30:00 Shelby County Schools General Volunteer Orientation, Memphis Shelby County Schools will host several sessions to provide a general overview of volunteering with the district including a review of policies and procedures, training new and returning volunteers and sharing tips on building partnerships with schools. Orientation for <a href="http://www.scsk12.org/read/">Team Read</a>, a tutoring and reading volunteer program, will also be included.   Shelby County Schools, 160 S. Hollywood St. Memphis, TN 38112 false DD/MM/YYYY
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6:30 PM

NYC Admissions Solutions & Bee Tutored Present: NYC High School Admissions: All You Need to Know About Testing
Hosted by NYC Admissions Solutions & Bee Tutored. A free event for middle school families. At this event, middle school parents and students will learn: What testing is required for admission to selective NYC public and private high schools? When should you begin preparing? How should you decide which tests to consider? Are some tests more important than others? Will preparing for one test help with others? How much weight is given to each? Registration is required as seating is very limited. Register here: http://bit.ly/2i4bwKX
WHEN:

Jan. 25, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

WHERE:

Spanish-US Chamber of Commerce 80 Broad Street New York, NY 10004

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Maurice Frumkin

3477092258

COST:

Free

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2017-01-25 18:30:00 2017-01-25 19:30:00 NYC Admissions Solutions & Bee Tutored Present: NYC High School Admissions: All You Need to Know About Testing Hosted by NYC Admissions Solutions & Bee Tutored. A free event for middle school families. At this event, middle school parents and students will learn: What testing is required for admission to selective NYC public and private high schools? When should you begin preparing? How should you decide which tests to consider? Are some tests more important than others? Will preparing for one test help with others? How much weight is given to each? Registration is required as seating is very limited. Register here: http://bit.ly/2i4bwKX Spanish-US Chamber of Commerce 80 Broad Street New York, NY 10004 Maurice Frumkin [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, JAN 27, 2017

5:30 PM

Bank Street College TESOL Program Hosts Panel Discussion
Please join Bank Street College's Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) master's degree program for a panel discussion titled, "Giving Voice to Multilingual Students: Strengthening K-12 Standards-Based Literacy Practices." What key skills and dispositions must English as a New Language (ENL) teachers develop to support multilingual students as they learn English? This panel discussion will feature experts and practitioners discussing ways to strengthen standards-based literacy practices by preserving students' linguistic diversity. The evening will begin with a short reception. Refreshments and light snacks will be served. To RSVP, please email Esperanza Olivo at [email protected]
WHEN:

Jan. 27, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

WHERE:

Bank Street College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Esperanza Olivo

212-875-4467

COST:

Free

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2017-01-27 17:30:00 2017-01-27 19:30:00 Bank Street College TESOL Program Hosts Panel Discussion Please join Bank Street College's Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) master's degree program for a panel discussion titled, "Giving Voice to Multilingual Students: Strengthening K-12 Standards-Based Literacy Practices." What key skills and dispositions must English as a New Language (ENL) teachers develop to support multilingual students as they learn English? This panel discussion will feature experts and practitioners discussing ways to strengthen standards-based literacy practices by preserving students' linguistic diversity. The evening will begin with a short reception. Refreshments and light snacks will be served. To RSVP, please email Esperanza Olivo at [email protected] Bank Street College of Education Esperanza Olivo [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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SATURDAY, JAN 28, 2017

1:00 PM

CharterSchoolJobs.com NYC Winter Career Fair
The CharterSchoolJobs.com NYC Winter Career Fair will be held Saturday, January 28, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, at the DoubleTree Metropolitan Hotel located at 569 Lexington Ave, New York, NY. Over 40 NYC metropolitan area public charter schools will be recruiting certified K-12 classroom teachers, teaching fellows, school administrators, licensed pupil services professionals and nonprofit business managers. Candidates interested in attending the career fair should visit http://www.charterschooljobs.com/nyc-winter-career-fair-2017 to register and obtain more information.
WHEN:

Jan. 28, 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM

WHERE:

The DoubleTree Metropolitan Hotel 569 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10022

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Peter Strong

(917) 525-2198

COST:

No Cost

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2017-01-28 13:00:00 2017-01-28 15:30:00 CharterSchoolJobs.com NYC Winter Career Fair The CharterSchoolJobs.com NYC Winter Career Fair will be held Saturday, January 28, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, at the DoubleTree Metropolitan Hotel located at 569 Lexington Ave, New York, NY. Over 40 NYC metropolitan area public charter schools will be recruiting certified K-12 classroom teachers, teaching fellows, school administrators, licensed pupil services professionals and nonprofit business managers. Candidates interested in attending the career fair should visit http://www.charterschooljobs.com/nyc-winter-career-fair-2017 to register and obtain more information. The DoubleTree Metropolitan Hotel 569 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10022 Peter Strong [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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MONDAY, JAN 30, 2017

6:00 PM

Mindfulness for School Leaders (Workshop)
Get introduced to the recent movement of mindfulness (and tenets of neuroscience) in schools and its benefits for school leaders, teachers, and students. We will explore how mindfulness could cultivate holistic support for school communities with a focus on self-care strategies for school leaders and educators. We will also explore foundational mindfulness practices that have been introduced in schools I have worked. **Featured Speaker**: April Frazier, former public school teacher, NYC Teaching Fellows lead instructor, and mindfulness consultant. RSVP: https://mindfulness-for-school-leaders.eventbrite.com/?aff=chalkbeat Co-hosted by Selected (https://www.getselected.co) and New Visions (http://www.newvisions.org)
WHEN:

Jan. 30, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

WHERE:

205 East 42nd Street, 4th Floor, NYC, 10017

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Waine Tam

6468832248

COST:

Free

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2017-01-30 18:00:00 2017-01-30 20:00:00 Mindfulness for School Leaders (Workshop) Get introduced to the recent movement of mindfulness (and tenets of neuroscience) in schools and its benefits for school leaders, teachers, and students. We will explore how mindfulness could cultivate holistic support for school communities with a focus on self-care strategies for school leaders and educators. We will also explore foundational mindfulness practices that have been introduced in schools I have worked. **Featured Speaker**: April Frazier, former public school teacher, NYC Teaching Fellows lead instructor, and mindfulness consultant. RSVP: https://mindfulness-for-school-leaders.eventbrite.com/?aff=chalkbeat Co-hosted by Selected (https://www.getselected.co) and New Visions (http://www.newvisions.org) 205 East 42nd Street, 4th Floor, NYC, 10017 Waine Tam [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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THURSDAY, FEB 2, 2017

11:30 AM

Shelby County Schools General Volunteer Orientation, Memphis
Shelby County Schools will host several sessions to provide a general overview of volunteering with the district including a review of policies and procedures, training new and returning volunteers and sharing tips on building partnerships with schools. Orientation for Team Read, a tutoring and reading volunteer program, will also be included.
WHEN:

Feb. 2, 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

WHERE:

Shelby County Schools, 160 S. Hollywood St. Memphis, TN 38112

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2017-02-02 11:30:00 2017-02-02 12:30:00 Shelby County Schools General Volunteer Orientation, Memphis Shelby County Schools will host several sessions to provide a general overview of volunteering with the district including a review of policies and procedures, training new and returning volunteers and sharing tips on building partnerships with schools. Orientation for <a href="http://www.scsk12.org/read/">Team Read</a>, a tutoring and reading volunteer program, will also be included. Shelby County Schools, 160 S. Hollywood St. Memphis, TN 38112 false DD/MM/YYYY
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THURSDAY, FEB 9, 2017

5:30 PM

Pre-K to 12th Grade Teacher Recruitment Fair
The Harlem Children’s Zone Promise Academy charter schools and the Harlem Gems Early Childhood program will be hosting a job fair for teachers and staff pre-k to 12th grade. Come meet our leadership and faculty and learn more about our unwavering commitment to helping our kids fulfill their incredible potential every day, in every way.
WHEN:

Feb. 9, 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM

WHERE:

35 East 125th Street, New York, NY 10037

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Harlem Children's Zone

COST:

Free

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2017-02-09 17:30:00 2017-02-09 18:45:00 Pre-K to 12th Grade Teacher Recruitment Fair The Harlem Children’s Zone Promise Academy charter schools and the Harlem Gems Early Childhood program will be hosting a job fair for teachers and staff pre-k to 12th grade. Come meet our leadership and faculty and learn more about our unwavering commitment to helping our kids fulfill their incredible potential every day, in every way. 35 East 125th Street, New York, NY 10037 Harlem Children's Zone [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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WEDNESDAY, FEB 15, 2017

6:00 PM

Mindfulness for Teachers
Mindfulness is purposefully bringing awareness to the present moment and as a result paying attention to the full experience. Get introduced to the recent movement of mindfulness (and tenets of neuroscience) in schools and its benefits for teachers and students. We will explore how mindfulness could cultivate holistic support for school communities with a focus on self-care strategies for classroom educators. We will explore foundational mindfulness practices that have been introduced in schools I have worked. **Featured Speaker**: April Frazier, former public school teacher, NYC Teaching Fellows lead instructor, and mindfulness consultant. RSVP: https://mindfulness-for-teachers.eventbrite.com/?aff=chalkbeat Hosted by Selected (http://www.getselected.co), an online matching platform for teachers and schools in NYC.
WHEN:

Feb. 15, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

WHERE:

Centre for Social Innovation, 601 W 26th St, Suite #325, NYC 10001

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Waine Tam (www.getselected.co)

6468832248

COST:

Free

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2017-02-15 18:00:00 2017-02-15 20:00:00 Mindfulness for Teachers Mindfulness is purposefully bringing awareness to the present moment and as a result paying attention to the full experience. Get introduced to the recent movement of mindfulness (and tenets of neuroscience) in schools and its benefits for teachers and students. We will explore how mindfulness could cultivate holistic support for school communities with a focus on self-care strategies for classroom educators. We will explore foundational mindfulness practices that have been introduced in schools I have worked. **Featured Speaker**: April Frazier, former public school teacher, NYC Teaching Fellows lead instructor, and mindfulness consultant. RSVP: https://mindfulness-for-teachers.eventbrite.com/?aff=chalkbeat Hosted by Selected (http://www.getselected.co), an online matching platform for teachers and schools in NYC. Centre for Social Innovation, 601 W 26th St, Suite #325, NYC 10001 Waine Tam (www.getselected.co) [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, FEB 17, 2017

11:30 PM

Shelby County Schools General Volunteer Orientation, Memphis
Shelby County Schools will host several sessions to provide a general overview of volunteering with the district including a review of policies and procedures, training new and returning volunteers and sharing tips on building partnerships with schools. Orientation for Team Read, a tutoring and reading volunteer program, will also be included.
WHERE:

Shelby County Schools, 160 S. Hollywood St. Memphis, TN 38112

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2017-02-17 23:30:00 2017-02-17 12:30:00 Shelby County Schools General Volunteer Orientation, Memphis Shelby County Schools will host several sessions to provide a general overview of volunteering with the district including a review of policies and procedures, training new and returning volunteers and sharing tips on building partnerships with schools. Orientation for <a href="http://www.scsk12.org/read/">Team Read</a>, a tutoring and reading volunteer program, will also be included. Shelby County Schools, 160 S. Hollywood St. Memphis, TN 38112 false DD/MM/YYYY
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TUESDAY, FEB 21, 2017

10:00 AM

NYS ELA & Math Test Prep Crash Course
Your child can spend their Midwinter/Spring recess break getting ready for the English Language Arts and Math exam. Students will take mock exams modeled after the NYS State Exams and review in depth with a qualified test prep instructor. For more information about our crash course please visit http://bit.ly/2iHOzyq
WHEN:

Feb. 21, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

WHERE:

6 East 16th Street, New York,NY

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Nathaniel Haynesworth

6464818216

COST:

$550

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2017-02-21 10:00:00 2017-02-21 15:00:00 NYS ELA & Math Test Prep Crash Course Your child can spend their Midwinter/Spring recess break getting ready for the English Language Arts and Math exam. Students will take mock exams modeled after the NYS State Exams and review in depth with a qualified test prep instructor. For more information about our crash course please visit http://bit.ly/2iHOzyq 6 East 16th Street, New York,NY Nathaniel Haynesworth [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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4:30 PM

Shelby County Schools General Volunteer Orientation, Memphis
Shelby County Schools will host several sessions to provide a general overview of volunteering with the district including a review of policies and procedures, training new and returning volunteers and sharing tips on building partnerships with schools. Orientation for Team Read, a tutoring and reading volunteer program, will also be included.
WHEN:

Feb. 21, 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

WHERE:

Shelby County Schools, 160 S. Hollywood St. Memphis, TN 38112

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2017-02-21 16:30:00 2017-02-21 17:30:00 Shelby County Schools General Volunteer Orientation, Memphis Shelby County Schools will host several sessions to provide a general overview of volunteering with the district including a review of policies and procedures, training new and returning volunteers and sharing tips on building partnerships with schools. Orientation for <a href="http://www.scsk12.org/read/">Team Read</a>, a tutoring and reading volunteer program, will also be included. Shelby County Schools, 160 S. Hollywood St. Memphis, TN 38112 false DD/MM/YYYY
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THURSDAY, FEB 23, 2017

7:00 AM

2017 Colorado Charter Schools Conference
The Colorado Charter Schools Conference is one of the most comprehensive professional development opportunities for new and veteran charter public school staff, boards, administrators and teachers. After attending the Conference, you will feel: -Able to leap tall building in a single bound thanks to knowledge from over 60 breakout sessions. -More powerful than a locomotive with your new network of over 800 charter professionals and experts. -Faster than the speed of light and ready to empower Tomorrow's Superheroes. http://www.cocharterconference.org
WHEN:

Feb. 23, 7:00 AM to Feb. 24, 3:30 PM

WHERE:

Omni Interlocken Hotel, 500 Interlocken Blvd., Broomfield, CO 80021

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Colorado League of Charter Schools

303-989-5356 x119

COST:

Varies

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2017-02-23 07:00:00 2017-02-24 15:30:00 2017 Colorado Charter Schools Conference The Colorado Charter Schools Conference is one of the most comprehensive professional development opportunities for new and veteran charter public school staff, boards, administrators and teachers. After attending the Conference, you will feel: -Able to leap tall building in a single bound thanks to knowledge from over 60 breakout sessions. -More powerful than a locomotive with your new network of over 800 charter professionals and experts. -Faster than the speed of light and ready to empower Tomorrow's Superheroes. www.cocharterconference.org Omni Interlocken Hotel, 500 Interlocken Blvd., Broomfield, CO 80021 Colorado League of Charter Schools [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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7:30 AM

4th Annual Conference for Blended & Online Learning
Join more than 400 educators from around the nation to share, learn, network, and connect at the 4th Annual Conference for Blended & Online Learning (CBOL) from February 23-24, 2017, hosted by the Denver West Marriott in Golden, CO. The event, sponsored by iLearn Collaborative (iLC), brings education leaders together to explore hot topics in personalized and blended learning — plus, meet with EdTech companies that provide related, adaptive technology demonstrations. CBOL offers more than 25 valuable sessions catered to creating equity in K-12 education by advancing the practice of personalized learning. Featured keynote speakers include: Author and CEO, Tom VanderArk of Getting Smart.
WHEN:

Feb. 23, 7:30 AM to Feb. 24, 4:00 PM

WHERE:

Denver West Marriott in Golden, CO

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Rosemary Sweat

719-648-5887

COST:

$130 to $150

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2017-02-23 07:30:00 2017-02-24 16:00:00 4th Annual Conference for Blended & Online Learning Join more than 400 educators from around the nation to share, learn, network, and connect at the 4th Annual Conference for Blended & Online Learning (CBOL) from February 23-24, 2017, hosted by the Denver West Marriott in Golden, CO. The event, sponsored by iLearn Collaborative (iLC), brings education leaders together to explore hot topics in personalized and blended learning — plus, meet with EdTech companies that provide related, adaptive technology demonstrations. CBOL offers more than 25 valuable sessions catered to creating equity in K-12 education by advancing the practice of personalized learning. Featured keynote speakers include: Author and CEO, Tom VanderArk of Getting Smart. Denver West Marriott in Golden, CO Rosemary Sweat [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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10:00 AM

Master’s Degree and Professional Cert Programs at Hunter College
Learn more about the MA and Professional Certification programs available at Hunter College School of Education. This workshop is designed for teachers who hold Initial Certified in NY State. For a full list of Information Sessions at Hunter College visit http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/education Applications for Fall 2017 are due March 15th.
WHERE:

Hunter College, E. 68th and Lexington Ave., Room 1007W

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Vanessa Arriola

661.472.0400

COST:

Free

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2017-02-23 10:00:00 2017-02-23 10:00:00 Master’s Degree and Professional Cert Programs at Hunter College Learn more about the MA and Professional Certification programs available at Hunter College School of Education. This workshop is designed for teachers who hold Initial Certified in NY State. For a full list of Information Sessions at Hunter College visit www.hunter.cuny.edu/education Applications for Fall 2017 are due March 15th. Hunter College, E. 68th and Lexington Ave., Room 1007W Vanessa Arriola [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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SATURDAY, MAR 18, 2017

9:00 AM

Charter School Teacher Job Fair
This is the largest teacher job fair in Colorado exclusively for charter schools and presents an excellent opportunity for schools and teaching candidates to participate in face-to-face interviews and discuss career opportunities. Teachers, counselors, administrators, and schools from Colorado and surrounding states will attend. Approximately 60 charter schools and as many as 500 teacher candidates attend this annual event.
WHEN:

Mar. 18, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

WHERE:

Peak to Peak Charter School, 800 Merlin Drive, Lafayette CO 80026

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Jen Dauzvardis

3034534730

COST:

Free to teacher candidates

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2017-03-18 09:00:00 2017-03-18 16:00:00 Charter School Teacher Job Fair This is the largest teacher job fair in Colorado exclusively for charter schools and presents an excellent opportunity for schools and teaching candidates to participate in face-to-face interviews and discuss career opportunities. Teachers, counselors, administrators, and schools from Colorado and surrounding states will attend. Approximately 60 charter schools and as many as 500 teacher candidates attend this annual event. Peak to Peak Charter School, 800 Merlin Drive, Lafayette CO 80026 Jen Dauzvardis [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, MAR 31, 2017

10:00 AM

Bronx UFT College Fair & Parent Conference
SAVE THE DATE ! BRONX UFT COLLEGE FAIR & PARENT CONFERENCE COLLEGE FAIR - FRIDAY, MARCH 31ST PARENT CONFERENCE - SATURDAY, APRIL 1ST 2500 Halsey St. Bronx, NY 10461 Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm The United Federation of Teachers will host a two-day College Fair & Parent Conference at the Bronx UFT Office. Registration to participate in the College Fair & Parent Conference is FREE for post-secondary institutions and organizations that provide ancillary support services for students and parents. Kindly mark your calendar if your school or organization is interested in participating in the Bronx UFT College Fair & Parent Conference. An online registration form will be sent to you in early January 2017. Please feel free to contact me for further assistance in this regard.
WHEN:

Mar. 31, 10:00 AM to Apr. 1, 12:00 AM

WHERE:

UFT BRONX LEARING CENTR

CONTACT INFORMATION:

James Rodriguez

866-509-5921

COST:

FREE

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2017-03-31 10:00:00 2017-04-01 00:00:00 Bronx UFT College Fair & Parent Conference SAVE THE DATE ! BRONX UFT COLLEGE FAIR & PARENT CONFERENCE COLLEGE FAIR - FRIDAY, MARCH 31ST PARENT CONFERENCE - SATURDAY, APRIL 1ST 2500 Halsey St. Bronx, NY 10461 Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm The United Federation of Teachers will host a two-day College Fair & Parent Conference at the Bronx UFT Office. Registration to participate in the College Fair & Parent Conference is FREE for post-secondary institutions and organizations that provide ancillary support services for students and parents. Kindly mark your calendar if your school or organization is interested in participating in the Bronx UFT College Fair & Parent Conference. An online registration form will be sent to you in early January 2017. Please feel free to contact me for further assistance in this regard. UFT BRONX LEARING CENTR James Rodriguez [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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THURSDAY, APR 6, 2017

11:30 AM

MAEYC 2017 Early Childhood Advocacy Luncheon, Memphis
The Memphis Association for the Education of Young Children will have its 2017 Early Childhood Advocacy Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, April 6 at the Memphis Jewish Community Center hosted by Director, Lindsey Chase. The guest speaker is Dr. Carol Brunson Day, an internationally recognized leader in the field of early childhood. There will be liver entertainment, food, recognition of community leaders and the MAEYC's 2017-18 advocacy plan. Attendees will receive a training certificate.  
WHEN:

Apr. 6, 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

WHERE:

Memphis Jewish Community Center 6560 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38138

COST:

$25-$35

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2017-04-06 11:30:00 2017-04-06 13:00:00 MAEYC 2017 Early Childhood Advocacy Luncheon, Memphis The Memphis Association for the Education of Young Children will have its 2017 Early Childhood Advocacy Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, April 6 at the Memphis Jewish Community Center hosted by Director, Lindsey Chase. The guest speaker is Dr. Carol Brunson Day, an internationally recognized leader in the field of early childhood. There will be liver entertainment, food, recognition of community leaders and the MAEYC's 2017-18 advocacy plan. Attendees will receive a training certificate.   Memphis Jewish Community Center 6560 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38138 false DD/MM/YYYY
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