Community Events

Early Efforts: Supporting the Literacy of Young Children | August 3, 2021 2:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - Language and literacy find their roots in the years of early childhood. In this Hunt Institute webinar, we’ll be joined by leaders from four innovative literacy initiatives to explore how states can best support the literacy development of young learners.
P4S: Supporting Student Mental Health with Medicaid Funds | August 4, 2021 3:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - Join Education Commission of the States on Aug. 4 at 1 p.m. MT/3 p.m. ET for our next Partnering for Success webinar, where we will explore how states can use Medicaid funds to expand their mental health supports in K-12 schools.
Student Parents: Uncovering Their Experiences and Identifying Best Practices for Persistence and Success in Higher Education | August 18, 2021 4:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - This session from ACT Center for Equity in Learning will highlight the experiences of student parents in higher education.
2021 Arts Education Partnership Virtual Gathering | September 14 - 15, 2021
Virtual - Arts and education leaders from across the nation will convene virtually on Sept. 14-15 to explore solutions aimed at ensuring all learners receive a well-rounded education that includes the arts.
#RaceAnd: Our Present, Our Future | September 25, 2021
Virtual - The Funders Collaborative for Youth Organizing is pleased to partner with Race Forward to elevate core issues such as police reform, environmental racism, the schools to prison pipeline, prison abolition, immigration, and foster care, and highlight the critical role youth and young adul
Network for Public Education Action 2021 Conference | October 23 - 24, 2021
Philadelphia, PA - This year's theme is Neighborhood Public Schools: The Heart of Our Communities.
2021 Aurora Institute Symposium | October 25 - 28, 2021
Palm Springs, CA - Join educators, policymakers, practitioners, and researchers sharing from the leading edge of education innovation.
CHANGE Philanthropy Unity Summit | October 25 - October 28, 2021
Minneapolis, MN - The Unity Summit will host over 1200 participants to expand their individual and institutional practice in order to advance equity with an intersectional lens, and with community at the center of our efforts.
National Forum to Advance Rural Education | November 11, 12 2021
Indianapolis, IN (hybrid) - Over the past year, rural schools, educators, and communities have risen to the challenge of supporting our students and each other during the pandemic—oftentimes, thinking outside of the box to leverage new ideas, utilize existing strengths, share services, and protec
2022 BOOST Conference | April 26, 2022
Palm Springs, CA - Join the largest, most recognized and comprehensive global convening for after school, expanded learning, and in and out-of-school time professionals.