Welcome to our events page! Please keep in mind that in order to get accurate attendance numbers, we request that you RSVP at least 48 hours in advance. If you have any questions about these listings, please email Rowan Beaird (Manager, Communications) and she will connect you to the appropriate staff member.
Restorative Justice Summer Institute
The New Teacher Center, 310 S. Peoria St., 5th Floor, Chicago
Please join us on August 15 & 16 for a deep dive into Restorative Justice mindsets and practices at Umoja’s Restorative Justice Summer Institute! Connect with colleagues from across the region who, like you, want to support their community to cultivate relationships and deal with conflict. Whether you've just learned about Restorative Justice or are responsible for leading restorative initiatives, all levels of learners will be engaged and challenged. See Eventbrite for more information & registration!
The LEAP InnovatED Summit
Monday, August 28th
Hyatt Regency, McCormick Place, Chicago
The LEAP InnovatED Summit is the convening for educators, edtech innovators, and civic and philanthropic leaders to inspire, imagine and innovate a new future for education. The Summit will feature a wide range of sessions on personalized learning, edtech, and other transformational topics led by local and national experts. Our Learning Innovation Showcase will highlight Chicago's most innovative school models and feature curated edtech companies from across the country. Teach For America teachers and alumni can receive a 10% discount on registration for the LEAP InnovatEd Summit using the code TFALEAPSUM17!