Upcoming Events

SATURDAY, JUL 29, 2017

10:00 AM

Back to School and Community Health Fair, Memphis
Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church is hosting a school supply giveaway and offering free health services for students. The annual Back to School and Community Health Fair will include hearing and dental screenings, on-site registration for Shelby County Schools, pre-K screenings and required immunizations. Attendees who visit three vendors or receive on-site services will be eligible to receive one of 1,000 backpacks filled with school supplies. These will be distributed on a first come, first served basis.
WHEN:

Jul. 29, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

WHERE:

Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church, 70 North Bellevue Boulevard Memphis, TN 38104

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2017-07-29 10:00:00 2017-07-29 14:00:00 Back to School and Community Health Fair, Memphis Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church is hosting a school supply giveaway and offering free health services for students. The annual Back to School and Community Health Fair will include hearing and dental screenings, on-site registration for Shelby County Schools, pre-K screenings and required immunizations. Attendees who visit three vendors or receive on-site services will be eligible to receive one of 1,000 backpacks filled with school supplies. These will be distributed on a first come, first served basis. Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church, 70 North Bellevue Boulevard Memphis, TN 38104 false DD/MM/YYYY
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2:00 PM

Memphis Lift Summer Block Party
Memphis Lift will host a summer block party to celebrate its two-year anniversary on July 29th. There will be free food, games, local vendors and a school supply giveaway for parents and students.
WHEN:

Jul. 29, 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

WHERE:

1637 Britton Street, Memphis, TN

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Memphis Lift

COST:

Free

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2017-07-29 14:00:00 2017-07-29 17:00:00 Memphis Lift Summer Block Party Memphis Lift will host a summer block party to celebrate its two-year anniversary on July 29th. There will be free food, games, local vendors and a school supply giveaway for parents and students. 1637 Britton Street, Memphis, TN Memphis Lift false DD/MM/YYYY
THURSDAY, AUG 3, 2017

12:00 AM

Young Entrepreneurz Organization Business Plan Challenge
Young Entrepreneurz Organization 2017 Business Plan Challenge invites students in grades 6th through 12th to come take part in free workshops on entrepreneurship teaching them how to take your ideas and turn them into award-winning business plans. The workshops will be followed up with a competition amongst your peers to see who has the best plan for awards and prizes. The winning team will walk away with $100 in cash for each team member. If the winning team want to start the business YEO will pay up to $2,500 to pay for business licenses, LLC formation, copyrights, trademarks, etc.
WHEN:

Aug. 3, 12:00 AM to Aug. 5, 12:00 AM

WHERE:

STREETS Ministries - 1304 N. Graham St., Memphis, TN 38122

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Travis Tinnin

9182078504

COST:

FREE

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2017-08-03 00:00:00 2017-08-05 00:00:00 Young Entrepreneurz Organization Business Plan Challenge Young Entrepreneurz Organization 2017 Business Plan Challenge invites students in grades 6th through 12th to come take part in free workshops on entrepreneurship teaching them how to take your ideas and turn them into award-winning business plans. The workshops will be followed up with a competition amongst your peers to see who has the best plan for awards and prizes. The winning team will walk away with $100 in cash for each team member. If the winning team want to start the business YEO will pay up to $2,500 to pay for business licenses, LLC formation, copyrights, trademarks, etc. STREETS Ministries - 1304 N. Graham St., Memphis, TN 38122 Travis Tinnin ttinnin@streetsministries.org false DD/MM/YYYY
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9:00 AM

Back to School with Google
Calling all GSuite Educators! As you prepare to go back to school, join mindSpark Learning for an incredible opportunity to refresh, revisit, and experience the many tips and tricks that GSuite for Education has to offer your classroom. Spend time learning how to tame the gmail monster, configuring your calendar for structural awesomeness, and taking your Google Drive and Chrome Web Browser to the next level. You'll also have the chance to take a sneak peak at some new features coming to Google Classroom that will make your new school year amazing. Register: http://bit.ly/googleregi
WHEN:

Aug. 3, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

WHERE:

455 South Pierce Street, Lakewood, CO 80226

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Mary Lisa Harper

(303) 408-6741

COST:

$40

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2017-08-03 09:00:00 2017-08-03 12:00:00 Back to School with Google Calling all GSuite Educators! As you prepare to go back to school, join mindSpark Learning for an incredible opportunity to refresh, revisit, and experience the many tips and tricks that GSuite for Education has to offer your classroom. Spend time learning how to tame the gmail monster, configuring your calendar for structural awesomeness, and taking your Google Drive and Chrome Web Browser to the next level. You'll also have the chance to take a sneak peak at some new features coming to Google Classroom that will make your new school year amazing. Register: http://bit.ly/googleregi 455 South Pierce Street, Lakewood, CO 80226 Mary Lisa Harper marylisa@mymindsparklearning.org false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, AUG 4, 2017

3:00 PM

Choose901 Back to School Pop Up Shop, Memphis

Get ready to head back to school with fresh Memphis-themed designs by Choose901. Join August 4th and 5th in the Crosstown Concourse Central Atrium and get a hold of brand new backpacks, hats, ringer tees, pint glasses, supply pouches, and more. Teachers get 10 percent off with a valid school ID. More details to follow at choose901.com.

What: Choose901 Back to School Pop Up Shop

When: Friday, August 4th 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm and Saturday, August 5th 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Where: Crosstown Concourse Central Atrium, 1350 Concourse Ave, Memphis, TN 38104

Price Range: $5 - $40

Payment: Cards only.

WHEN:

Aug. 4, 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

WHERE:

1350 Concourse Ave, Memphis, TN 38104

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Choose 901

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2017-08-04 15:00:00 2017-08-04 19:00:00 Choose901 Back to School Pop Up Shop, Memphis <p dir="ltr">Get ready to head back to school with fresh Memphis-themed designs by Choose901. Join <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_29492521"><span class="aQJ">August 4th and 5th</span></span> in the Crosstown Concourse Central Atrium and get a hold of brand new backpacks, hats, ringer tees, pint glasses, supply pouches, and more. Teachers get 10 percent off with a valid school ID. More details to follow at <a href="https://choose901.com/popup-shop/" target="_blank" rel="noopener" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=https://choose901.com/popup-shop/&source=gmail&ust=1499892218090000&usg=AFQjCNF-kY7zRTAIXbvEN48oBXz0hRBiJA">choose901.com</a>.</p> <p dir="ltr">What: Choose901 Back to School Pop Up Shop</p> <p dir="ltr">When: <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_29492522"><span class="aQJ">Friday, August 4th 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm</span></span> and <span class="aBn" tabindex="0" data-term="goog_29492523"><span class="aQJ">Saturday, August 5th 11:00 am – 3:00 pm</span></span></p> <p dir="ltr">Where: Crosstown Concourse Central Atrium, 1350 Concourse Ave, Memphis, TN 38104</p> <p dir="ltr">Price Range: $5 - $40</p> <p dir="ltr">Payment: Cards only.</p> 1350 Concourse Ave, Memphis, TN 38104 Choose 901 false DD/MM/YYYY
SATURDAY, AUG 5, 2017

10:00 AM

3:00 PM

Back 2 School Bash, Memphis
School starts back in August. Will your students be ready for the first day of school? The 4:12 Children & Youth Ministry is hosting a free Back 2 School Bash on August 5 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and you’re invited! We'll have school supply giveaways, music, games, food, and a parent mixer. Wear your Tees & Denim and join the fun as we prepare our students for the academic year!
WHEN:

Aug. 5, 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

WHERE:

Brown Missionary Baptist Church 980 Stateline Rd E, Southaven, Mississippi 38671

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Brown Missionary Baptist Church

COST:

None

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2017-08-05 15:00:00 2017-08-05 19:00:00 Back 2 School Bash, Memphis School starts back in August. Will your students be ready for the first day of school? The 4:12 Children & Youth Ministry is hosting a free Back 2 School Bash on August 5 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and you’re invited! We'll have school supply giveaways, music, games, food, and a parent mixer. Wear your Tees & Denim and join the fun as we prepare our students for the academic year! Brown Missionary Baptist Church 980 Stateline Rd E, Southaven, Mississippi 38671 Brown Missionary Baptist Church false DD/MM/YYYY
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SATURDAY, AUG 12, 2017

12:00 PM

Career Fair
Join York College, CUNY's Continuing and Professional Education Center at our Career Fair. Start an exciting career in the following industries: Accounting, Finance, Technology, Home Improvement Contractor, Health, And become an entrepreneur! Please be advised that registrations are currently open! Visit: http://www.startatyork.com for more information and to view our brochure! Questions? Contact us at: conted@york.cuny.edu Sincerely, York College, CUNY's Continuing and Professional Education Center
WHEN:

Aug. 12, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

WHERE:

York College, CUNY

CONTACT INFORMATION:

York College, CUNY's Continuing and Professional Education Center

7182622790

COST:

Free (However, course prices vary)

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2017-08-12 12:00:00 2017-08-12 15:00:00 Career Fair Join York College, CUNY's Continuing and Professional Education Center at our Career Fair. Start an exciting career in the following industries: Accounting, Finance, Technology, Home Improvement Contractor, Health, And become an entrepreneur! Please be advised that registrations are currently open! Visit: www.startatyork.com for more information and to view our brochure! Questions? Contact us at: conted@york.cuny.edu Sincerely, York College, CUNY's Continuing and Professional Education Center York College, CUNY York College, CUNY's Continuing and Professional Education Center conted@york.cuny.edu false DD/MM/YYYY
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SUNDAY, AUG 13, 2017

9:00 AM

Education for Liberation Parent Conference
Join the NYC Coalition for Educational Justice (CEJ) for a day filled with learning and community building around Culturally Responsive Education (CRE). Workshops include; (1) How Culturally Responsive Education can improve student outcomes, (2) How schools can effectively engage diverse parents, (3) History of racism and resistance in education and so much more!
WHEN:

Aug. 13, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

WHERE:

Teachers College, Columbia University @ 525 W 120th St.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

NYC Coalition for Educational Justice

929-251-4342

COST:

Free

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2017-08-13 09:00:00 2017-08-13 16:00:00 Education for Liberation Parent Conference Join the NYC Coalition for Educational Justice (CEJ) for a day filled with learning and community building around Culturally Responsive Education (CRE). Workshops include; (1) How Culturally Responsive Education can improve student outcomes, (2) How schools can effectively engage diverse parents, (3) History of racism and resistance in education and so much more! Teachers College, Columbia University @ 525 W 120th St. NYC Coalition for Educational Justice ncapers@nyccej.org false DD/MM/YYYY
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MONDAY, AUG 14, 2017

10:00 AM

College Admissions Summer Intensive Prep (CASIP)
ESOTERIC ACADEMIC SOLUTIONS’ College Admissions Summer Intensive Prep (CASIP) is a 10-day immersion program that prepares students for the increasingly competitive college admission process by providing expert instruction in SAT prep, college guidance counseling, and writing personal statements. This program includes a tour of area top colleges and universities (NY,NJ,PA) and provides guidance on how to apply for financial aid and scholarships. Every student who completes a CASIP program will have: •A detailed list of colleges and universities to consider when applying •Improved SAT results with continued support from EAS •A strong personal statement •A personal resume •A admissions calendar with deadlines and reminders Join our roster of amazing students that have been admitted to highly selective colleges and universities Ready to sign up? Contact EAS@ 646-481-8216 or visit http://bit.ly/2tzMwkG today!
WHERE:

6 East 16th Street, Manhattan

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Nathaniel Haynesworth

6464818216

COST:

$1295

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2017-08-14 10:00:00 2017-08-14 10:00:00 College Admissions Summer Intensive Prep (CASIP) ESOTERIC ACADEMIC SOLUTIONS’ College Admissions Summer Intensive Prep (CASIP) is a 10-day immersion program that prepares students for the increasingly competitive college admission process by providing expert instruction in SAT prep, college guidance counseling, and writing personal statements. This program includes a tour of area top colleges and universities (NY,NJ,PA) and provides guidance on how to apply for financial aid and scholarships. Every student who completes a CASIP program will have: •A detailed list of colleges and universities to consider when applying •Improved SAT results with continued support from EAS •A strong personal statement •A personal resume •A admissions calendar with deadlines and reminders Join our roster of amazing students that have been admitted to highly selective colleges and universities Ready to sign up? Contact EAS@ 646-481-8216 or visit http://bit.ly/2tzMwkG today! 6 East 16th Street, Manhattan Nathaniel Haynesworth nathaniel@e-academicsolutions.com false DD/MM/YYYY
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WEDNESDAY, AUG 16, 2017

8:00 AM

On Education
City & State and our partners will gather leaders in education, government, advocacy and business to discuss the implementation of technology in classrooms and STEM curriculum across New York, and the current debate regarding evaluations, testing, school closures and more. The 2017 On Education conference will bring together over 300 industry professionals from across the state including: policymakers, parents and teachers from New York City schools, nonprofit and advocacy organizations, curriculum managers, eLearning developers, and more. If you are involved in NY’s education system and development this is a must-attend event.
WHEN:

Aug. 16, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

WHERE:

Museum of Jewish Heritage

CONTACT INFORMATION:

City & State NY

6465172741

COST:

n/a

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2017-08-16 08:00:00 2017-08-16 12:00:00 On Education City & State and our partners will gather leaders in education, government, advocacy and business to discuss the implementation of technology in classrooms and STEM curriculum across New York, and the current debate regarding evaluations, testing, school closures and more. The 2017 On Education conference will bring together over 300 industry professionals from across the state including: policymakers, parents and teachers from New York City schools, nonprofit and advocacy organizations, curriculum managers, eLearning developers, and more. If you are involved in NY’s education system and development this is a must-attend event. Museum of Jewish Heritage City & State NY lblake@cityandstateny.com false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, AUG 18, 2017

12:00 PM

Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: Early Post-Secondary Opportunities
The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on how the state plans to track and increase student access to early post-secondary opportunities, which is part of its school accountability measures.
WHEN:

Aug. 18, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

WHERE:

online

COST:

free

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2017-08-18 12:00:00 2017-08-18 13:00:00 Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: Early Post-Secondary Opportunities The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on how the state plans to track and increase student access to early post-secondary opportunities, which is part of its school accountability measures. online false DD/MM/YYYY
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2:00 PM

Drop the Mic Poetry Symposium, Memphis
The National Civil Rights Museum will hold a free symposium with workshops on key components on mechanics, expression, branding and the impact the art has on the community. The workshops are open to anyone who is serious about enhancing their creativity and engagement as a poet, spoken word artist or community activist.
WHEN:

Aug. 18, 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

WHERE:

National Civil Rights Museum, 450 Mulberry Street Memphis, TN 38103

COST:

Free

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2017-08-18 14:00:00 2017-08-18 20:00:00 Drop the Mic Poetry Symposium, Memphis The National Civil Rights Museum will hold a free symposium with workshops on key components on mechanics, expression, branding and the impact the art has on the community. The workshops are open to anyone who is serious about enhancing their creativity and engagement as a poet, spoken word artist or community activist. National Civil Rights Museum, 450 Mulberry Street Memphis, TN 38103 false DD/MM/YYYY
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SATURDAY, AUG 19, 2017

5:00 PM

Drop the Mic Poetry Slam, Memphis
As part of the National Civil Rights Museum yearlong MK50 commemoration, the annual Drop the Mic Poetry Slam will center around the theme "Where Do We Go from Here?" In his last years, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was focused on key social issues including poverty, justice, peace, decent housing, better jobs with higher wages and quality education — issues still being addressed today.
WHEN:

Aug. 19, 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM

WHERE:

Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38104

COST:

Free

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2017-08-19 17:00:00 2017-08-19 20:30:00 Drop the Mic Poetry Slam, Memphis As part of the National Civil Rights Museum yearlong MK50 commemoration, the annual Drop the Mic Poetry Slam will center around the theme "Where Do We Go from Here?" In his last years, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was focused on key social issues including poverty, justice, peace, decent housing, better jobs with higher wages and quality education — issues still being addressed today. Minglewood Hall, 1555 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38104 false DD/MM/YYYY
FRIDAY, AUG 25, 2017

9:00 AM

ESSA Bootcamp, Knoxville
The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition will host a full day of learning about the state's plan to comply with the new federal law, the Every Student Succeeds Act and what it will mean for students, schools and communities across the state.
WHEN:

Aug. 25, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

WHERE:

Knoxville Area Urban League, 1514 E 5th Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917

COST:

free

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2017-08-25 09:00:00 2017-08-25 14:00:00 ESSA Bootcamp, Knoxville The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition will host a full day of learning about the state's plan to comply with the new federal law, the Every Student Succeeds Act and what it will mean for students, schools and communities across the state. Knoxville Area Urban League, 1514 E 5th Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917 false DD/MM/YYYY
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TUESDAY, AUG 29, 2017

8:00 AM

ESSA Bootcamp, Chattanooga
The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition will host a full day of learning about the state's plan to comply with the new federal law, the Every Student Succeeds Act and what it will mean for students, schools and communities across the state.
WHEN:

Aug. 29, 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

WHERE:

Chattanooga State Community College, 4501 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37406

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2017-08-29 08:00:00 2017-08-29 14:00:00 ESSA Bootcamp, Chattanooga The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition will host a full day of learning about the state's plan to comply with the new federal law, the Every Student Succeeds Act and what it will mean for students, schools and communities across the state. Chattanooga State Community College, 4501 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37406 false DD/MM/YYYY
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TUESDAY, SEP 5, 2017

5:30 PM

Back to School Story Slam
Kick off the new school year with hilarious, heartbreaking, and inspiring stories from educators around greater Indianapolis, told at the Central Library! Indy's third teacher story slam will feature eight true stories from circle city classrooms shared live in the Clowes Auditorium. This event is co-hosted by Indianapolis Public Library, WFYI, Chalkbeat Indiana, and Teachers Lounge Indy, and is free and open to the public. Please RSVP by reserving a free ticket through our Eventbrite link.
WHEN:

Sep. 5, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

WHERE:

Indianapolis Public Library - Central Library 40 East Saint Clair Street Clowes Auditorium Indianapolis, IN 46204

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Indianapolis Public Library, WFYI, Chalkbeat Indiana, and Teachers Lounge Indy

COST:

Free

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2017-09-05 17:30:00 2017-09-05 19:30:00 Back to School Story Slam Kick off the new school year with hilarious, heartbreaking, and inspiring stories from educators around greater Indianapolis, told at the Central Library! Indy's third teacher story slam will feature eight true stories from circle city classrooms shared live in the Clowes Auditorium. This event is co-hosted by Indianapolis Public Library, WFYI, Chalkbeat Indiana, and Teachers Lounge Indy, and is free and open to the public. Please RSVP by reserving a free ticket through our Eventbrite link. Indianapolis Public Library - Central Library 40 East Saint Clair Street Clowes Auditorium Indianapolis, IN 46204 Indianapolis Public Library, WFYI, Chalkbeat Indiana, and Teachers Lounge Indy teachersloungeindy@gmail.com false DD/MM/YYYY
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THURSDAY, SEP 7, 2017

8:30 AM

ESSA Bootcamp, Jackson
The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition will host a full day of learning about the state's plan to comply with the new federal law, the Every Student Succeeds Act and what it will mean for students, schools and communities across the state.
WHEN:

Sep. 7, 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM

WHERE:

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Jackson, 1770 US-45 BYP, Jackson, TN 38305

COST:

free

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2017-09-07 08:30:00 2017-09-07 14:00:00 ESSA Bootcamp, Jackson The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition will host a full day of learning about the state's plan to comply with the new federal law, the Every Student Succeeds Act and what it will mean for students, schools and communities across the state. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Jackson, 1770 US-45 BYP, Jackson, TN 38305 false DD/MM/YYYY
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5:30 PM

11th Annual Back to School Night
Join us for the 11th Annual Back to School Night. Back to School Night at Comedy Works South. It's our biggest fundraiser of the year, welcoming more than 300 people and benefiting the students and programs of Colorado Youth for a Change (CYC). CYC is solving Colorado's dropout crisis. Cocktail hour with heavy appetizers* and a silent auction Presentation of the “You Count!” Awards Live auction and paddle raiser Comedy show with Comedy Works headliner Monty Franklin! Complimentary wine from Blanchard Family Wines Cash bar for drinks other than wine Business/cocktail attire https://youthforachange.ejoinme.org/MyEvents/BTSN2017
WHERE:

Comedy Works South

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Leia Pitcher

303-292-2779

COST:

$50

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2017-09-07 17:30:00 2017-09-07 17:30:00 11th Annual Back to School Night Join us for the 11th Annual Back to School Night. Back to School Night at Comedy Works South. It's our biggest fundraiser of the year, welcoming more than 300 people and benefiting the students and programs of Colorado Youth for a Change (CYC). CYC is solving Colorado's dropout crisis. Cocktail hour with heavy appetizers* and a silent auction Presentation of the “You Count!” Awards Live auction and paddle raiser Comedy show with Comedy Works headliner Monty Franklin! Complimentary wine from Blanchard Family Wines Cash bar for drinks other than wine Business/cocktail attire https://youthforachange.ejoinme.org/MyEvents/BTSN2017 Comedy Works South Leia Pitcher leiap@youthforachange.org false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, SEP 15, 2017

12:00 PM

Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: Rural Districts
The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on how the unique challenges and opportunities in school accountability for rural districts under the state’s plan.
WHEN:

Sep. 15, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

WHERE:

online

COST:

free

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2017-09-15 12:00:00 2017-09-15 13:00:00 Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: Rural Districts The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on how the unique challenges and opportunities in school accountability for rural districts under the state’s plan. online false DD/MM/YYYY
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TUESDAY, SEP 26, 2017

5:30 PM

Denver Scholarship Foundation Annual Gala Featuring Jamie Dimon
Presented by JPMorgan Chase, DaVita, and Mike and Patty Starzer, the evening will feature an armchair conversation with Jamie Dimon, hosted by local executive, Kent Thiry, the CEO of DaVita. Dimon is the Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, the largest bank in the United States by assets, and is widely regarded as one of the most successful and influential business leaders in the world. The interactive discussion will center on the critical role of higher education, including technical and career training, as the path toward an educated workforce and economic growth for Denver and Colorado. An exclusive VIP event will begin at 4:30 p.m. at J.P. Morgan Private Bank followed by a general event cocktail reception at the Hyatt beginning at 5:30 p.m. The dinner and the program will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m. For more information on sponsorship opportunities and ticket availability please call 303.951.4140, email events@denverscholarship.org, or visit http://www.denverscholarship.org.
WHEN:

Sep. 26, 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM

WHERE:

Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Kaitlyn Hall

303.951.4140

COST:

Ind tickets $250; table sponsorships available

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2017-09-26 17:30:00 2017-09-26 21:00:00 Denver Scholarship Foundation Annual Gala Featuring Jamie Dimon Presented by JPMorgan Chase, DaVita, and Mike and Patty Starzer, the evening will feature an armchair conversation with Jamie Dimon, hosted by local executive, Kent Thiry, the CEO of DaVita. Dimon is the Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, the largest bank in the United States by assets, and is widely regarded as one of the most successful and influential business leaders in the world. The interactive discussion will center on the critical role of higher education, including technical and career training, as the path toward an educated workforce and economic growth for Denver and Colorado. An exclusive VIP event will begin at 4:30 p.m. at J.P. Morgan Private Bank followed by a general event cocktail reception at the Hyatt beginning at 5:30 p.m. The dinner and the program will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m. For more information on sponsorship opportunities and ticket availability please call 303.951.4140, email events@denverscholarship.org, or visit www.denverscholarship.org. Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center Kaitlyn Hall events@denverscholarship.org false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, OCT 6, 2017

7:00 AM

56th Annual Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference
At the Council for Economic Education’s (CEE) 56th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference, educators will discover classroom strategies from the brightest minds in the K-12 personal finance and economic education space. You’ll select from a curated list of 100+ workshops and have the chance to learn from over 500 peers and industry leaders. You don’t want to miss out on this opportunity.
WHEN:

Oct. 6, 7:00 AM to Oct. 7, 4:00 PM

WHERE:

The New York Marriott at The Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn, NY

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Council for Economic Education

212.730.7186

COST:

$157.50 (register by 6/30); $175 (after 6/30)

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2017-10-06 07:00:00 2017-10-07 16:00:00 56th Annual Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference At the Council for Economic Education’s (CEE) 56th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference, educators will discover classroom strategies from the brightest minds in the K-12 personal finance and economic education space. You’ll select from a curated list of 100+ workshops and have the chance to learn from over 500 peers and industry leaders. You don’t want to miss out on this opportunity. The New York Marriott at The Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn, NY Council for Economic Education rpolanco@councilforeconed.org false DD/MM/YYYY
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THURSDAY, OCT 12, 2017

8:00 AM

2017 Independent Charter School Symposium
Join the Coalition of Community Charter Schools (C3S) at the first Independent Charter School Symposium on October 12-13, where we will take on some of the major educational issues of our time and explore the past, present and future of chartering in the US. C3S is proud to host the first annual Independent Charter School Symposium. School leaders, social visionaries, and policy-makers from across the country will meet in Queens, just outside Manhattan, for a groundbreaking, two-day conference on October 12-13 with an audacious goal: to articulate a vision for the charter movement in the age of Trump and DeVos. For more information and to register, please visit: http://www.c3s.nyc/icss17
WHEN:

Oct. 12, 8:00 AM to Oct. 13, 5:00 PM

WHERE:

Ravel Hotel, Long Island City, NY

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Coalition of Community Charter Schools

718-577-1243

COST:

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2017-10-12 08:00:00 2017-10-13 17:00:00 2017 Independent Charter School Symposium Join the Coalition of Community Charter Schools (C3S) at the first Independent Charter School Symposium on October 12-13, where we will take on some of the major educational issues of our time and explore the past, present and future of chartering in the US. C3S is proud to host the first annual Independent Charter School Symposium. School leaders, social visionaries, and policy-makers from across the country will meet in Queens, just outside Manhattan, for a groundbreaking, two-day conference on October 12-13 with an audacious goal: to articulate a vision for the charter movement in the age of Trump and DeVos. For more information and to register, please visit: http://www.c3s.nyc/icss17 Ravel Hotel, Long Island City, NY Coalition of Community Charter Schools erivera@c3s.nyc false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, OCT 20, 2017

8:30 AM

Momenta Literacy Conference_ NYC
Momenta, a professional development initiative energizing K-12 educators working in student literacy, is holding a literacy conference series on October 20, 2017 in New York City and November 3, 2017 in Chicago. Keynoting the events are literacy experts Kate Roberts and Maggie Beattie Roberts. The full-day agenda is designed for teachers and instructional coaches to deepen their understanding of effective literacy strategies, differentiated teaching methods, and powerful writing instruction. Attendees will return to the classroom with new strategies and tools to strengthen instruction and with resources to empower students toward independent learning. Breakout sessions will feature these literacy experts: Kate Roberts and Maggie Beattie Roberts are literacy consultants who began their careers as middle school teachers in urban centers. They support teachers, administrators, and students in K-12 classrooms and focus on skill and strategy-based literacy instruction, literacy across the content areas, and differentiated teaching methods. These strengths shine through during their presentations and in their latest book, DIY Literacy. Colleen Cruz began her career as a classroom teacher before joining the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project where she is Senior Lead Staff Developer. She currently supports schools, teachers, and their students nationally and internationally as a literacy consultant. She is the author of several titles for teachers including the recently published The Unstoppable Writing Teacher. Tickets for each event are $199 per person. Learn more and register here: https://momentapd.com
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Oct. 20, 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

WHERE:

St. John’s University 8000 Utopia Pkwy Jamaica, NY 11439

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Momenta PD

COST:

$199

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2017-10-20 08:30:00 2017-10-20 15:30:00 Momenta Literacy Conference_ NYC Momenta, a professional development initiative energizing K-12 educators working in student literacy, is holding a literacy conference series on October 20, 2017 in New York City and November 3, 2017 in Chicago. Keynoting the events are literacy experts Kate Roberts and Maggie Beattie Roberts. The full-day agenda is designed for teachers and instructional coaches to deepen their understanding of effective literacy strategies, differentiated teaching methods, and powerful writing instruction. Attendees will return to the classroom with new strategies and tools to strengthen instruction and with resources to empower students toward independent learning. Breakout sessions will feature these literacy experts: Kate Roberts and Maggie Beattie Roberts are literacy consultants who began their careers as middle school teachers in urban centers. They support teachers, administrators, and students in K-12 classrooms and focus on skill and strategy-based literacy instruction, literacy across the content areas, and differentiated teaching methods. These strengths shine through during their presentations and in their latest book, DIY Literacy. Colleen Cruz began her career as a classroom teacher before joining the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project where she is Senior Lead Staff Developer. She currently supports schools, teachers, and their students nationally and internationally as a literacy consultant. She is the author of several titles for teachers including the recently published The Unstoppable Writing Teacher. Tickets for each event are $199 per person. Learn more and register here: https://momentapd.com St. John’s University 8000 Utopia Pkwy Jamaica, NY 11439 Momenta PD info@momentapd.com false DD/MM/YYYY
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12:00 PM

Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: School Accountability
The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on school accountability and how the state will measure school grades.
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Oct. 20, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

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online

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free

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2017-10-20 12:00:00 2017-10-20 13:00:00 Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: School Accountability The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on school accountability and how the state will measure school grades. online false DD/MM/YYYY
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SATURDAY, OCT 28, 2017

8:00 AM

2017 CAMLE Schools-to-Watch Conference
"Thriving Learners. Compassionate Schools". Annual conference of the Colorado Association of Middle Level Education. Dozens of Breakout Sessions. Keynote speaker: Nick Thompson. camle.com for details and registration.
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Preston Middle School, Fort Collins

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Joe Cushing

720-544-1978

COST:

$100

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2017-10-28 08:00:00 2017-10-28 08:00:00 2017 CAMLE Schools-to-Watch Conference "Thriving Learners. Compassionate Schools". Annual conference of the Colorado Association of Middle Level Education. Dozens of Breakout Sessions. Keynote speaker: Nick Thompson.<a href="http://www.camle.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener"> camle.com</a> for details and registration. Preston Middle School, Fort Collins Joe Cushing camlecolorado@comcast.net false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, NOV 17, 2017

12:00 PM

Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: School Improvement
The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on how the state will monitor and address school improvement in the lowest performing schools in the state.
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Nov. 17, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

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online

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free

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2017-11-17 12:00:00 2017-11-17 13:00:00 Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: School Improvement The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on how the state will monitor and address school improvement in the lowest performing schools in the state. online false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, DEC 15, 2017

12:00 PM

Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: Parent Engagement
The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on how Tennessee’s plan incorporates and addresses family and community engagement.
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Dec. 15, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

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online

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free

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2017-12-15 12:00:00 2017-12-15 13:00:00 Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: Parent Engagement The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on how Tennessee’s plan incorporates and addresses family and community engagement. online false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, JAN 19, 2018

12:00 PM

Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: School Funding
The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on school funding and how the new plan will impact the allocation and distribution of resources at the state, district and local level.
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Jan. 19, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

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online

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free

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2018-01-19 12:00:00 2018-01-19 13:00:00 Tennessee ESSA Plan Webinar Series: School Funding The Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition is hosting a series of webinars on the state's plan to comply with the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. This webinar will focus on school funding and how the new plan will impact the allocation and distribution of resources at the state, district and local level. online false DD/MM/YYYY
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