Conferences and Training Opportunities


  • Creating an Equitable Workforce System at Scale: A Roundtable Discussion (6/30)

    June 30, 2022 | 3:00 PM EST - 4:00 PM EST
    The Promoting Resilience, Opportunity, and Mobility in Support of Equity (PROMISE) Center at the American Institutes for Research (AIR) will present Creating a More Equitable Workforce System at Scale: A Roundtable Discussion. This event will provide insights on the challenges and opportunities facing the workforce system today and feature a roundtable discussion with representatives from national leaders in sector-based workforce development: City Colleges of Chicago, Per Scholas, and Year Up. A part of the AIR Equity Initiative, the PROMISE Center’s mission is to uncover effective strategies for building a 21st century workforce development ecosystem that helps all people succeed and thrive. Please join this inaugural event to learn more about opportunities to create a more equitable workforce system at scale and to hear key insights from staff who implement and study sector-based workforce programs on the ground. Questions? Please reach out to [email protected]

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  • Advancing Equity and Inclusion in Hiring and Staff Development (7/13)

    July 13, 2022 | 1:00 PM EST
    Research shows that staff is critical to afterschool program quality, and staff diversity yields a number of important outcomes for children and youth. It is necessary for youth-serving organizations to create inclusive environments for staff of all identities to thrive. Join this webinar to explore the resources and tools in the OST Leader’s Guide to Equitable Hiring and Staff Development.

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  • Indy Summer Learning Labs – 5-Week Summer Enrichment Program (6/21-7/22)

    June 21 - July 22, 2022
    Indy Summer Learning Labs are hosting a five-week summer academic enrichment program. Students who will be in grades 1-9 in Fall 2022 can keep learning AND have fun! There will be multiple locations across the Metro area, breakfast and lunch will be provided, and registration opens in early April 2022.

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  • Summer Changes Everything Conference (10/24-10/26)

    October 24 - October 26, 2022 | Washington, D.C.
    National Summer Learning Association's Summer Changes Everything is the only conference exclusively focused on summer learning. The conference will provide attendees insights and solutions into the evolution of the field from closing academic achievement gaps to now addressing opportunity gaps and fostering social-emotional learning.

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