The National Center for Community Schools at Children’s Aid presents the Community Schools Fundamentals Conference, a professional learning opportunity designed specifically for those new or relatively new to community schools. At the Fundamentals Conference, we'll share our lessons learned from over 25 years of implementation in New York City and nationwide capacity building. In addition to the option of attending a study visit to a Children’s Aid community school, participants will learn about the foundations and the “nuts and bolts” of the strategy,
Join us in New York City in October for this exciting opportunity to deepen your understanding of community schools and network with other school and community leaders from across the country!
Who Should Attend?
The Fundamentals Conference is open to the general public and is designed for individuals or teams from schools and communities that want to learn how to leverage community schools to organize and sustain meaningful partnerships around student success, strong families, and healthier neighborhoods. If you would like to discuss the composition of your team with us, please do not hesitate to contact us – ideally before you register.
As you may know, hotel rates in New York City can be quite high, so we urge you to "shop around" and make your hotel reservations immediately. We are located in the Morningside Heights/Columbia University area of Manhattan, which is easily accessible by Subway or car.