RSSEducational Opportunities

First Things First — Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE)

| September 17, 2019
First Things First — Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE)

The 2019 First Things First Early Childhood Summit on Aug. 26-27 brought together 1,400 early childhood professionals and supporters with this year’s theme of advocating for young children’s healthy development and learning.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Resources for Arizona’s OST professionals

| September 17, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — Resources for Arizona’s OST professionals

Register today for a full day of learning, networking, and fun!

55 Professional Development workshops covering the latest in Social and Emotional Learning (SEL), STEM, Leadership, Program Development, and our 101 Track for those new to afterschool

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Workshop on ‘The Consequences of Juvenile Justice System Involvement on the Health and Well-Being of Adolescents, Families and Communities of Color’ to be held Sept. 26 in Flagstaff

| September 17, 2019
Workshop on ‘The Consequences of Juvenile Justice System Involvement on the Health and Well-Being of Adolescents, Families and Communities of Color’ to be held Sept. 26 in Flagstaff

A workshop on “The Consequences of Juvenile Justice System Involvement on the Health and Well-Being of Adolescents, Families and Communities of Color” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26 at the High Country Conference Center, 201 W. Butler Ave., Flagstaff.

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The Latest News from College Success Arizona

| September 17, 2019
The Latest News from College Success Arizona

College Success Arizona’s Executive Vice President and COO, Dr. Richard Daniel highlights how service programs have a significant impact in Arizona and how College Success Arizona is working with these service programs to increase postsecondary attainment in our state

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United Way of Northern Arizona — Our New Focus

| September 17, 2019
United Way of Northern Arizona — Our New Focus

Thanks to all of you who were able to join us for Wednesday’s United Way of Northern Arizona luncheon. If you weren’t able to attend, we wanted to share with you the exciting announcement about the new direction UWNA will be pursuing – now and in the future.

Welcome to your new United Way of Northern Arizona , where we
Step Up to invest in the Power and Potential of Successful, Resilient Youth .

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RSVP now for Kevin Campbell’s presentation on ‘Self-Healing Communities’ on Oct. 29 in Flagstaff

| September 17, 2019
RSVP now for Kevin Campbell’s presentation on ‘Self-Healing Communities’ on Oct. 29 in Flagstaff

Ticket sales are off to a strong start for Kevin Campbell’s presentation on “Self-Healing Communities” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29 at the High Country Conference Center, 201 W. Butler Ave., Flagstaff.

Tickets are $30 to $45. Click here to register.

“We already have ticket purchases coming in so please make sure to get you and your team signed up,” said Virginia Watahomigie, executive director of the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth. “Remember, this is about systematic and culture change — everyone is needed in this movement.”

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Space still available for vendors to participate in CCC&Y’s 9th Annual Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair on Sept. 28

| September 17, 2019
Space still available for vendors to participate in CCC&Y’s 9th Annual Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair on Sept. 28

In celebration of young children and to support Flagstaff’s Festival of Science, we thank you for participating in CCC&Y’s 9thAnnual Early Childhood Fair in Flagstaff. 

Because of our wonderful sponsors and volunteers, there continues to be no charge to table at this event.  More exciting, this year we will continue to be in the Flagstaff Festival of Science passport, in addition to other advertising, so we expect this to be a great event for all vendors.

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Connections Spotlight: Flagstaff Festival of Science (Sept. 20-29) kicks off with overflow space for Live-Streaming of Apollo Astronaut Talk on Sept. 20

| September 16, 2019
Connections Spotlight: Flagstaff Festival of Science (Sept. 20-29) kicks off with overflow space for Live-Streaming of Apollo Astronaut Talk on Sept. 20

Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth’s Early Childhood Fair on Sept. 28 is included in festival’s passport. Free tickets also available for NAU’s Kitt Recital Hall

FLAGSTAFF — As the Flagstaff Festival of Science prepares to go To the Moon and Beyond during its 30th anniversary season, the W. L. Gore & Associates Keynote Presentation featuring Apollo 16 astronaut General Charlie Duke at 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 20, is sold out for seating in Northern Arizona University’s Ardrey Auditorium. In an effort to make Duke’s talk as accessible as possible, the Festival is live-streaming the keynote for the first time ever on YouTube and creating overflow space in NAU’s nearby Kitt Recital Hall, where the presentation can be viewed on two screens.

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Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — S-T-E-M Workshops Galore at the 2019 School’s Out, Make It Count Conference!

| September 10, 2019
Arizona Center for Afterschool Excellence (AzCASE) — S-T-E-M Workshops Galore at the  2019 School’s Out, Make It Count Conference!

S-T-E-M Workshops Galore at the 2019 School’s Out, Make It Count Conference!

We have an outstanding STEM workshop lineup for the 2019 School’s Out, Make It Count Conference! Join us Saturday, October 19 for these informative STEM sessions (and much more!): 

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Expect More Arizona — Northern Arizona University’s Civic Service Institute has engaged AmeriCorps members in the Arizona Ready for College and Career (ARCC) program

| September 3, 2019
Expect More Arizona — Northern Arizona University’s Civic Service Institute has engaged AmeriCorps members in the Arizona Ready for College and Career (ARCC) program

This program pairs NAU AmeriCorps volunteers with students across Arizona to help with post-high school planning and career exploration. They provide FAFSA workshops, meet 1-on-1 with students, and help with scholarship and college applications. Many pursue traditional college, while others will continue on to technical/trade schools or certification programs.

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