2010 National Forum - Communications & Advocacy
Communications & Advocacy Sessions & Materials
Afterschool for All: Making the Case to Policy Makers, Your Community, and the Public
Walk away with strategies for effective marketing, advocacy, and sustainability efforts. Explore the latest afterschool policy and research, including new America After 3PM data, afterschool’s place in the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, and strategies to build sustainable, community-support programs.
- Rivka Burstein-Stern, Afterschool Alliance, Washington, DC
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Inspiring Greatness – Creating Hope: A Community’s Initiative for Quality Education
In 2008, the Independence School District successfully annexed seven schools into their district culminating in an Extreme School Makeover with over 3000 volunteers. Learn how to tear down silos, open up dialogue, build community bridges, and leverage talents to create momentum for positive change in districts and communities.
- Jim L. Hinson, Superintendent, Independence School District, Independence, MO