Upcoming Events

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
THURSDAY, AUG 24, 2017

5:30 PM

XQ & XTH’s Rethink High School Block Party, Memphis
The XQ Super School Bus is returning to Memphis. Last year, Crosstown High School was a finalist in the XQ Super School Project, where Laurene Powell Jobs chairs the board of directors. There will be free food, live music, a look inside the Crosstown High Collaboratory space.
WHEN:

Aug. 24, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

WHERE:

Behind Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104

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2017-08-24 17:30:00 2017-08-24 19:30:00 XQ & XTH’s Rethink High School Block Party, Memphis The XQ Super School Bus is returning to Memphis. Last year, Crosstown High School was a finalist in the XQ Super School Project, where Laurene Powell Jobs chairs the board of directors. There will be free food, live music, a look inside the Crosstown High Collaboratory space. Behind Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104 false DD/MM/YYYY
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6:00 PM

Parent Impact Meeting, Memphis
9-0-ONE and Stand for Children are cohosting a parent impact meeting about three education issues: school to prison pipeline, meaningful wrap around services, and college and career readiness for immigrants and English language learners. Dinner will be provided. Child care available upon request. If you need transportation email Carl Schneider at [email protected]
WHEN:

Aug. 24, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

WHERE:

Memphis Business Academy, 3306 Overton Crossing St

COST:

Free

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2017-08-24 18:00:00 2017-08-24 20:00:00 Parent Impact Meeting, Memphis 9-0-ONE and Stand for Children are cohosting a parent impact meeting about three education issues: school to prison pipeline, meaningful wrap around services, and college and career readiness for immigrants and English language learners. Dinner will be provided. Child care available upon request. If you need transportation email Carl Schneider at [email protected] Memphis Business Academy, 3306 Overton Crossing St false DD/MM/YYYY
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7:00 PM

Book Talk: How To Be Heard by Dr. Celine Coggins
This is "the book for every teacher who has ever been frustrated by the decisions made outside their school that affect the students inside their school" Join us Thursay, August 24th at 7:00pm at the WFYI Building (1630 N. Meridian St.) for an evening of discussion and insight. Hear from Dr. Celine Coggins on the intersection between education policy and the reality of the classroom. Get a chance to learn more about how teachers can become advocates for their students, colleagues and the overall teaching profession while connecting with educators and community members from across the city. Don't miss out on this great opportunity! When: Thursday, August 24th, 7:00pm Where: WFYI Building: 1630 N. Meridian St.
WHERE:

1630 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Rachel Hathaway

317-803-7079

COST:

FREE

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2017-08-24 19:00:00 2017-08-14 20:15:00 Book Talk: How To Be Heard by Dr. Celine Coggins This is "the book for every teacher who has ever been frustrated by the decisions made outside their school that affect the students inside their school" Join us Thursay, August 24th at 7:00pm at the WFYI Building (1630 N. Meridian St.) for an evening of discussion and insight. Hear from Dr. Celine Coggins on the intersection between education policy and the reality of the classroom. Get a chance to learn more about how teachers can become advocates for their students, colleagues and the overall teaching profession while connecting with educators and community members from across the city. Don't miss out on this great opportunity! When: Thursday, August 24th, 7:00pm Where: WFYI Building: 1630 N. Meridian St. 1630 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Rachel Hathaway [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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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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4:00 PM

Information Session – Hunter College School of Education
All are invited to learn more about Master's Degree and Advanced Certificate programs available in the School of Education at Hunter College. Get all the information you need to submit a stellar application. To RSVP email [email protected] or visit hunter.cuny.edu/education
WHERE:

ONLINE

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Vanessa Arriola

212-772-4668

COST:

FREE

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2017-08-29 16:00:00 2017-08-29 16:00:00 Information Session – Hunter College School of Education All are invited to learn more about Master's Degree and Advanced Certificate programs available in the School of Education at Hunter College. Get all the information you need to submit a stellar application. To RSVP email [email protected] or visit hunter.cuny.edu/education ONLINE Vanessa Arriola [email protected] 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 [email protected] 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 [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, SEP 8, 2017

6:30 PM

Tune in with Teach Plus: EIF presents XQ Super School Live
High School will never be the same. "For the past 100 years, America's high schools have remained virtually unchanged. Yet the world around us has transformed dramatically." Join Teach Plus as we tune in for the live TV event, EIF presents: XQ Super School Live. Come out for a viewing party Friday, September 8 at 6:30pm at the WFYI Building (1630 N. Meridian St.) and share your thoughts on how to redesign high school. Dialogue with educators and community members from across the city before watching the scheduled TV program at 8:00pm. When: Friday, September 8, 6:30pm Where: WFYI Building, Community Room - 1630 N. Meridian St.
WHERE:

1630 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Rachel Hathaway

301-803-7079

COST:

FREE

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2017-09-08 18:30:00 2017-09-08 18:30:00 Tune in with Teach Plus: EIF presents XQ Super School Live High School will never be the same. "For the past 100 years, America's high schools have remained virtually unchanged. Yet the world around us has transformed dramatically." Join Teach Plus as we tune in for the live TV event, EIF presents: XQ Super School Live. Come out for a viewing party Friday, September 8 at 6:30pm at the WFYI Building (1630 N. Meridian St.) and share your thoughts on how to redesign high school. Dialogue with educators and community members from across the city before watching the scheduled TV program at 8:00pm. When: Friday, September 8, 6:30pm Where: WFYI Building, Community Room - 1630 N. Meridian St. 1630 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Rachel Hathaway [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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SATURDAY, SEP 9, 2017

11:00 AM

Health Empowerment Celebration
The Academy of Medical and Public Health Services (AMPHS) is hosting its third annual Health Empowerment Celebration in Sunset Park in Brooklyn this September. Our organization has been serving our community for seven years now and we are proud to provide free health screenings, vision exams, and social work consultations for our low-income residents who cannot afford health insurance. We are very excited to, once again, promote a healthy lifestyle in our community, in addition to wellness activities for our Sunset Park residents, during our Health Empowerment Celebration. Last year, we had a record attendance of 1200 community members, and this year, we expect to host more residents at our event, which will be held at our community park. We host activities for families such as Tai Chi, yoga, and Zumba, and soccer for the kids. We also provide free healthy food tastings and health awareness booths and performances.
WHEN:

Sep. 9, 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

WHERE:

Sunset Park Recreation Center

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Ashley Portillo

6465430933

COST:

Free

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2017-09-09 11:00:00 2017-09-09 15:00:00 Health Empowerment Celebration The Academy of Medical and Public Health Services (AMPHS) is hosting its third annual Health Empowerment Celebration in Sunset Park in Brooklyn this September. Our organization has been serving our community for seven years now and we are proud to provide free health screenings, vision exams, and social work consultations for our low-income residents who cannot afford health insurance. We are very excited to, once again, promote a healthy lifestyle in our community, in addition to wellness activities for our Sunset Park residents, during our Health Empowerment Celebration. Last year, we had a record attendance of 1200 community members, and this year, we expect to host more residents at our event, which will be held at our community park. We host activities for families such as Tai Chi, yoga, and Zumba, and soccer for the kids. We also provide free healthy food tastings and health awareness booths and performances. Sunset Park Recreation Center Ashley Portillo [email protected] 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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6:00 PM

Moonbeam Harvest
Moonbeam Harvest is an annual event benefitting Clayton Early Learning. Held on the historic Clayton campus, the evening is a casual, outdoor walk-about at which guests enjoy small plate tastings of garden-to-table fare. Guests at Moonbeam Harvest will enjoy a special appearance by former Denver Bronco, Terrell Davis. Individual tickets and sponsorship packages including an exclusive Patron Party with Terrell Davis are available. More information is available at http://www.claytonmoonbeamharvest.org
WHEN:

Sep. 15, 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

WHERE:

Clayton Early Learning, 3801 Martin Luther King Blvd., Denver, CO 80205

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Sarah Berkman

303-398-8569

COST:

Ind. tickets $150; sponsorships available.

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2017-09-15 18:00:00 2017-09-15 22:00:00 Moonbeam Harvest Moonbeam Harvest is an annual event benefitting Clayton Early Learning. Held on the historic Clayton campus, the evening is a casual, outdoor walk-about at which guests enjoy small plate tastings of garden-to-table fare. Guests at Moonbeam Harvest will enjoy a special appearance by former Denver Bronco, Terrell Davis. Individual tickets and sponsorship packages including an exclusive Patron Party with Terrell Davis are available. More information is available at www.claytonmoonbeamharvest.org Clayton Early Learning, 3801 Martin Luther King Blvd., Denver, CO 80205 Sarah Berkman [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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TUESDAY, SEP 19, 2017

6:00 PM

Teens Take Charge: Education Roundtable with NYC Candidates
Calling all students, parents, educators, politicians, community leaders, and educational justice seekers: After being featured in the New York Times for its April kick-off event, Teens Take Charge is fired up for another unforgettable night of student-led dialogue about educational inequity. This time, school officials and candidates for elected office will be joining the students on stage for a one-of-a-kind conversation about the most pressing issues in the New York City public school system. We will announce more details and a guest list closer to the day of the event. For now, reserve your ticket and save the date on your calendars. You don't want to miss it. Official Partners: The Bell, Handwritten, New York City Education Council Consortium, Organizing for Action, New York Admission: While admission is free for all, we kindly request donations from adults in advance or at the door to offset the cost of hosting the event. General Inquiries: [email protected] Press Inquiries: Contact Taylor McGraw – [email protected]
WHEN:

Sep. 19, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

WHERE:

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard, New York, NY

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Taylor McGraw

6628161889

COST:

Free

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2017-09-19 18:00:00 2017-09-19 20:00:00 Teens Take Charge: Education Roundtable with NYC Candidates Calling all students, parents, educators, politicians, community leaders, and educational justice seekers: After being featured in the New York Times for its April kick-off event, Teens Take Charge is fired up for another unforgettable night of student-led dialogue about educational inequity. This time, school officials and candidates for elected office will be joining the students on stage for a one-of-a-kind conversation about the most pressing issues in the New York City public school system. We will announce more details and a guest list closer to the day of the event. For now, <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/teens-take-charge-education-roundtable-with-nyc-officials-tickets-36522947118">reserve your ticket</a> and save the date on your calendars. You don't want to miss it. Official Partners: The Bell, Handwritten, New York City Education Council Consortium, Organizing for Action, New York Admission: While admission is free for all, we kindly request donations from adults in advance or at the door to offset the cost of hosting the event. General Inquiries: [email protected] Press Inquiries: Contact Taylor McGraw – [email protected] Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard, New York, NY Taylor McGraw [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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WEDNESDAY, SEP 20, 2017

6:00 PM

2017 CABE Awards Gala
Join us during Hispanic Heritage Month to honor those making a difference for Emerging Bilingual Students in Colorado. This is a celebration of equity and excellence as well as a fundraiser to provide scholarships for teacher candidates and teachers and mini-grants to classroom teachers as well as community organizations. Dinner is included in the Gala which includes a keynote by the 2017 CABE Federico Peña Community Service Award winner, Nita Gonzales. Other award winners include Colorado educators from Jeffco, Adams 14, Poudre, and Roaring Fork as well as Sen. Rachel Zenzinger and Velázquez Press Managing Director Arthur Chou.
WHEN:

Sep. 20, 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

WHERE:

Artwork Network, 878 Santa Fe Dr., Denver

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Jorge Garcia

303-284-2182

COST:

$100 per person/$800 per table of 8

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2017-09-20 18:00:00 2017-09-20 20:30:00 2017 CABE Awards Gala Join us during Hispanic Heritage Month to honor those making a difference for Emerging Bilingual Students in Colorado. This is a celebration of equity and excellence as well as a fundraiser to provide scholarships for teacher candidates and teachers and mini-grants to classroom teachers as well as community organizations. Dinner is included in the Gala which includes a keynote by the 2017 CABE Federico Peña Community Service Award winner, Nita Gonzales. Other award winners include Colorado educators from Jeffco, Adams 14, Poudre, and Roaring Fork as well as Sen. Rachel Zenzinger and Velázquez Press Managing Director Arthur Chou. Artwork Network, 878 Santa Fe Dr., Denver Jorge Garcia [email protected] 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 [email protected], 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 [email protected], or visit www.denverscholarship.org. Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center Kaitlyn Hall [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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FRIDAY, SEP 29, 2017

10:00 AM

College Fair at the New York Public Library
The BridgeUP Out-of-School Time Program at the New York Public Library is proud to host a college fair at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building in midtown Manhattan. Colleges, universities, and community-based organizations will be on-hand to provide admissions and financial aid information to students and parents. If you are a college, university, or CBO and would like to participate, please register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/college-fair-at-the-new-york-public-library-tickets-36759632049 (password: nypl). If you are a teacher, guidance counselor, or school administrator and you would like to bring students to the event, RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/college-fair-nypl-tickets-36761765430.
WHEN:

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

WHERE:

Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Bartos Forum and Celeste Auditorium, 476 5th Ave, New York, NY 10018 (42nd St & 5 Ave)

CONTACT INFORMATION:

NYPL BridgeUP & College Access Team

917.930.1701

COST:

Free

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2017-09-29 10:00:00 2017-09-29 14:00:00 College Fair at the New York Public Library The BridgeUP Out-of-School Time Program at the New York Public Library is proud to host a college fair at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building in midtown Manhattan. Colleges, universities, and community-based organizations will be on-hand to provide admissions and financial aid information to students and parents. If you are a college, university, or CBO and would like to participate, please register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/college-fair-at-the-new-york-public-library-tickets-36759632049 (password: nypl). If you are a teacher, guidance counselor, or school administrator and you would like to bring students to the event, RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/college-fair-nypl-tickets-36761765430. Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Bartos Forum and Celeste Auditorium, 476 5th Ave, New York, NY 10018 (42nd St & 5 Ave) NYPL BridgeUP & College Access Team [email protected] 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 [email protected] 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 [email protected] 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

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

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Momenta PD

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$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 [email protected] false DD/MM/YYYY
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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
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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