Upcoming Events

TUESDAY, DEC 11, 2018

6:00 PM

Dreams of Independence for Young People with Disabilities Symposium
An evening with International Disability Rights Advocate Judith Heumann with our community of parents, young people and professionals. http://www.includenyc.org/resources/special-event/dreams-of-independence
WHERE:

The Graduate Center, City University of New York

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Jean Mizutani

212-677-4650 X 23

COST:

Free- must register

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WEDNESDAY, DEC 12, 2018

8:15 AM

Fall Summit: Access, Justice, Visibility
Get inspired by our keynotes Haben Girma and Dr. Rosa Perez-Isiah, our practitioner panel, and your fellow NYC educators as we reimagine practices that truly reflect what it means to be inclusive. VIEW THE FULL AGENDA AND REGISTER AT: NYCSPED.ORG
WHEN:

Dec. 12, 8:15 AM to 3:30 PM

WHERE:

Brooklyn Law School (Forchelli Center): 205 State St Brooklyn, NY 11201

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Patrick Keyes

212-437-8336

COST:

250.00

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THURSDAY, DEC 13, 2018

9:30 AM

Early Childhood Leadership Commission Meeting
The Early Childhood Leadership Commission (ECLC) is Colorado’s state advisory council for early childhood. We work to improve outcomes for pregnant women, young children birth to age eight and their families by advancing the alignment, coordination and efficiency of programs and services. Join us to learn about early childhood initiatives happening across the state, share your ideas during public comment, and connect with early childhood supporters and advocates who are working to ensure all children are valued, healthy and thriving!
WHEN:

Dec. 13, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

WHERE:

Health Care & Policy Financing, 303 East 17th Avenue, Denver

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Kristina Heyl

3038174706

COST:

No Cost

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THURSDAY, JAN 3, 2019

12:00 AM

Chalkbeat’s 2019 Legislative Preview
Join us for our annual discussion of key education topics likely to surface during the upcoming legislative session. We'll hear directly from legislators about how they plan to address school funding, accountability, and mental health needs — and how the new Democratic majority changes the political dynamic under the Golden Dome. A Q&A will follow the discussion.
WHEN:

Jan. 3, 12:00 AM to 9:30 AM

WHERE:

Terrace Room, 1380 Lawrence St., Denver, CO 80204

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Ann Schimke

9702380179

COST:

$15 through Dec. 19, then $18

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THURSDAY, JAN 24, 2019

6:00 PM

Memphis Trivia Night

Come test your Memphis know-how at the Rec Room on Thursday, January 24th at 6:00 p.m. Memphis Trivia Night is a fun-filled night of competition and comradery covering Memphis history, culture and current events. This is open to anyone new-to-Memphis, but especially for new teachers.

What was the name of the world's first self-service grocery chain?

What is the name of the city's oldest continuously operating restaurant? If you've got the answers, bring a friend and show off your local knowledge while enjoying light refreshments and a drink on New Memphis.

WHERE:

Rec Room

CONTACT INFORMATION:

New Memphis

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SATURDAY, JAN 26, 2019

10:00 AM

5th Annual Administrator Job Fair
Educators, if you are seeking administrative positions for the 2019-20 school year, please plan on attending the 5th Annual Administrator Job Fair. The fair will host Human Resource personnel who are recruiting educators for administrative positions. Last year, 18 school districts participated in the job fair and hosted 126 educators seeking positions and networking opportunities with district representatives. Currently, this is the only fair that focuses on job opportunities for administrators.
WHEN:

Jan. 26, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

WHERE:

St. Peter Claver S.J. Hall, Regis University – Lowell Campus 3333 Regis Blvd. Denver, CO 8022\1

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Jesus Escarcega

303.340.0864

COST:

Free to Educators

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10:00 AM

5th Annual K-12 Administrator Job Fair
Educators, if you are seeking administrative positions for the 2019-20 school year, please plan on attending the 5th Annual Administrator Job Fair. The fair will host Human Resource personnel who are recruiting educators for administrative positions. Last year, 18 school districts participated in the job fair and hosted 126 educators seeking positions and networking opportunities with district representatives. Currently, this is the only fair that focuses on job opportunities for administrators. The districts that participated in last year’s job fair: Academy Sch. Dist. 20 Adams 12 Five Star Schools Adams 14 Sch. Dist. Aurora Public Schools Boulder Valley Sch. Dist. Brighton Sch. Dist. Cherry Creek Sch. Dist. Denver Public Schools DSST Pub. Sch. Douglas County Sch. Dist. Greeley-Evans Sch. Dist. 6 Jefferson Co. Sch. Littleton Pub. Sch. Mesa Co. Sch. Dist. 51 Pueblo City Schools St. Vrain Sch. Dist. STRIVE Prep Westminster Sch. Dist. Take advantage of the 2019 job fair to connect with school district representatives and learn about administrative openings for the coming school year! The event is FREE to all K-12 educators.
WHEN:

Jan. 26, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

WHERE:

St. Peter Claver S.J. Hall Regis University – Lowell Campus 3333 Regis Blvd. Denver, CO 80221

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Jesus Escarcega

1 303 238-0864

COST:

Free to Educators

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THURSDAY, JAN 31, 2019

9:00 AM

Facing Ferguson: News Literacy in a Digital Age
The shooting of Michael Brown and the protests that followed became a flashpoint for the discussion about race, policing, and justice. Using the information aftermath of Ferguson and a new unit co-created by Facing History and Ourselves and the News Literacy Project, this workshop will examine how implicit biases shape our understanding of the world, and how news literacy skills and concepts can help students find reliable information to make decisions, take action, and become effective civic participants in today’s complex information landscape.
WHEN:

Jan. 31, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

WHERE:

Princeton University

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Renee Harleston

646.998.5840

COST:

$25.00

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MONDAY, FEB 11, 2019

12:00 AM

Annual Summit, TN Educational Equity Coalition, Nashville
Education advocates from across Tennessee will convene at the annual summit organized by the Tennessee Educational Equity Coalition. The two-day event will feature national, state and local leaders discussing pressing educational issues. Members attend breakout sessions, craft an action agenda, and learn about advocacy strategies. The summit will close with visits to state lawmakers in Tennessee's Legislature.
WHEN:

Feb. 11, 12:00 AM to Feb. 12, 12:00 AM

WHERE:

Nashville, TN

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Conexion Americas

615.454.6181

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SATURDAY, FEB 23, 2019

12:00 AM

iLC 2019 Annual Conference
iLearn Collaborative's sixth annual conference will take place on February 22-23, 2019 in beautiful Denver, Colorado. Education leaders nationwide will come together to bridge the gap between the theory and the practice of student-centered learning. REGISTER HERE: https://www.ilearncollaborative.org/20180814-register
WHEN:

Feb. 23, 12:00 AM to Feb. 24, 12:00 AM

WHERE:

Tivoli Student Union-Auraria Campus | 900 Auraria Parkway | Denver, CO 80204

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Rebecca Neelis

COST:

$225 until Dec 15, $275 after

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THURSDAY, FEB 28, 2019

7:00 AM

Colorado League of Charter Schools: 2019 Annual Conference
The Conference features a meeting place for the 255 charter schools and their staff from across Colorado. Organizers for this event expect nearly 1000 school leaders, board members, authorizers, new school developers, teachers, and support staff to gather together to find content to educate, inspire and connect them to the charter school movement.
WHEN:

Feb. 28, 7:00 AM to Mar. 1, 3:00 PM

WHERE:

Denver Marriott Tech Center

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Colorado League of Charter Schools

3039895356

COST:

$225-$525

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SATURDAY, MAR 2, 2019

10:00 AM

Rocky Mountain STEAM Fest
Celebrating hands-on, interactive experiences, Maker Bolder’s 6th annual Rocky Mountain STEAM Fest gives kids of all ages the chance to hack, build, tinker, learn, and explore. Over 100 exhibits covering every awesome letter of STEAM – science, technology, entrepreneurship, arts, making! We’re also fans of imagining and inventing. An indoor, all-ages event, STEAM Fest happens at the Boulder County Fairgrounds. We pull out the stops with things that fly, drive, and roll as well as tons of ways to create. Think planes, rockets, sewing machines, murals, demos, and more. STEAM Fest welcomes tech nerds, artists, and explorers or even just the curious. See http://makerbolder.com/volunteer for a chance to help out and receive a free weekend pass!
WHEN:

Mar. 2, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

WHERE:

Boulder County Fairgrounds, 9595 Nelson Rd., Longmont CO 80521

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Martha Lanaghen

3032576222

COST:

$10-13 with family and multi-day packages available

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