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⭐ 2021 National PTA Conference/PTA 2021 CONLIVE (National PTA) – VIRTUAL

Connect with PTA leaders, educators and parents to ignite your outreach and impact in your school community—and make a difference for every child—at the 2021 National PTA Convention! Conference Schedule: https://www.pta.org/home/events/National-PTA-Convention-Expo/agenda Get inspired by mission-minded peers and experts Stay informed on trends and issues affecting our children Transform your leadership […]


⭐ Community Conversation: Children’s Mental Health Matters (Prince George’s County Memorial Library) – VIRTUAL

A weekly community conversation with civic and community leaders. This week, we speak with Tiffany Thomas, the Program Coordinator for the Maryland Children’s Mental Health Matters Campaign. Check LINK for virtual meeting information (information not posted as of 4/28/2021)


🗓️ Montgomery County Board of Education Approves 2021 Timeline for MCPS Student Return

On Feb. 9, 2021, the Board of Education voted to begin the safe return to in-person learning for MCPS on March 1, 2021. Note: Families who selected virtual learning on the Preference Survey will not return to school buildings and can remain fully virtual.


A New Path to Education Reform: The Next Chapter On 21st Century Skills (Brookings Institution) – VIRTUAL

The “factory model” of education dominates the majority of American classrooms. Teachers are pressured to improve students’ reading and math scores on standardized tests, but assessments show that scores have remained mostly unchanged since the early 2000s. This model emerged in the early 20th century to mold students for the […]


Thurgood Marshall & Civil Rights in Montgomery County (MCPL) – VIRTUAL or PHONE

In 1937 Thurgood Marshall delivered an early blow to school segregation here in Montgomery County, gaining equal pay for African American teachers. Join us as Ralph Buglass details this local story. Civil rights icon Thurgood Marshall delivered an early blow to school segregation right here in Montgomery County—gaining equal pay […]


Empowering Educators: A Convening On Racial Equity In Education (American University) – VIRTUAL

Empowering Educators: A Convening on Racial Equity in Education The AU Antiracist Research and Policy Center is proud to partner with First Book and Pizza Hut to present Empowering Educators: A Convening on Racial Equity in Education. Featuring National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Jason Reynolds, as well as award-winning educator […]