➜ National AfterSchool Association Convention, March 8-11
Every Hour Counts will present in three sessions at the NAA Convention: "Ready To Learn: Early Math Learning in Afterschool," "STEM Professional Development: From Good to Great," and the Leaders Lounge.
➜ Wallace Foundation Webinar on Providence After School Alliance and Boston After School & Beyond’s Digital Badging Initiatives, March 12
Learn about efforts to design new citywide STEM and college readiness badging systems that have the potential to recognize and link competencies and achievements gained in and out-of-school. Register here.
➜ National Science Teachers Association National Conference, March 12-15
Julianne Kanter of TASC and Jameela Jafri of After School Matters are presenting in "Crosscutting Educators: Exploring Effective Collaboration Between Formal and Informal Science Sectors."
➜ Every Hour Counts West Coast System-Building Institute, March 26-27
Our two-day cross-city learning institute will bring together city teams to tap the expertise of Every Hour Counts partners, and to build on one another’s ideas for developing and strengthening expanded learning systems.
➜ Ready by 21 National Meeting, March 31- April 2
Chris Smith of Boston After School & Beyond will present on challenges facing the after-school field.