The week of

July 02, 2012

PHENND Events/Activities

PHENND Open House

Come check out the new and improved PHENND Office! And meet our new staff! PHENND has recently moved to a new location, sharing space with Penn’s Professional & Continuing Education...

Voter ID Law: What Your Campus Needs to Know

Join PHENND for an important discussion of Pennsylvania’s new Voter ID bill which will require first-time voters, many of whom will be students, to show a photo ID at the polls in order to...

K-16 Partnerships May/June Newsletter

Please enjoy the K-16 Partnerships May/June Newsletter! If you are new to the PHENND K-16 Network and are interested in being involved please submit the following form: K-16 Partnerships Network Sign...

Other Local Events and Workshops

new training for nonprofit staff, boards

RSVP Montco announces new training for nonprofit staff, boards RSVP of Montgomery County has announced its newest training for nonprofit staff and boards: E-Learning+. Agencies can access the free...

Good Shepherd’s Youth Mediator Training

Good Shepherd sets mediation training for adolescents Good Shepherd Mediation Program will present a free three-day training and workshop for young people aged 12 to 17 from August 27th to August...

Summer Teacher Workshop: Expanding the Outdoor Classroom

Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education Summer Teacher Workshop: Expanding the Outdoor Classroom Mon-Wed, July 23-25 9am – 3:30 pm each day, 18 Act 48 hours Use your Outdoor Classroom for...

PA Immigrant and Citizenship Coalition Summer Cocktail Party

You’re Invited: PICC Summer Cocktail Party Thursday, July 12, 6 pm Please join us as we celebrate important milestones for the PA Immigrant and Citizenship Coalition, including – Properly...

Association for Consortium Leadership Annual Conference

2012 Annual Conference October 17-19, 2012 Hosted by Southeastern Pennsylvania Consortium for Higher Education At the Hyatt at the Bellevue Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Join ACL this year for a program...

Computing workshops for teachers

Please spread the word to the K-12 teachers that you know about two Google-sponsored computing workshops described here: The first workshop (Reboot, Renew, Retreat), on Mon-Wed Aug 13-15, is for any...

FREE Writing Workshops for Teens

FREE Writing Workshops for Teens Summer programs for Mighty Writers aged 13+ Blood and Guts Galore (Ages 11-13) Mondays & Wednesdays 4:00-6:00pm July 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 What could be better...

Teen Health Conference: Living Life with a Passion for Healthy Lifestyles

PUFFA Youth Keynote Speaker in AACORN 2nd Annual Teen Health Conference Saturday, July 28, 2012 10:00am-2:30pm Doubletree Hotel 237 S. Broad Street Philadelphia, PA The 2nd Annual African American...

New Resources

Four Essentials for Evaluation

Four Essentials for Evaluation This report from Grantmakers for Effective Organizations outlines how to lead by creating a culture that values ongoing evaluation for learning; plan a framework to...

The Middle Class and Income Inequality

The Middle Class and Income Inequality This report from the Center for American Progress analyzes 1979-2007 income growth by income group and how the state of the middle class and level of income...

Cost Analysis of Child Homelessness in Pennsylvania

PEC releases study on cost of child homelessness The People’s Emergency Center and Dr. Staci Perlman of Kutztown University have released their Cost Analysis of Child Homelessness in...

The Role of Noncognitive Factors in Shaping School Performance

Non-cognitive, and key A new report from the University of Chicago Consortium on School Research summarizes research on five categories of non-cognitive factors related to academic performance:...

Data Collaboration in New York City: The Challenges of Linking High School and Post-Secondary Data

Better together New York City has the largest urban school system in the country, the largest public university system, and a large overlap of students between the New York City Department of...

So Love Autistic Center

New Autism Program Opening in Yeadon, PA A blended educational and clinical program with 40 spaces available for autistic toddlers & preschoolers So Love Autistic Center recently announced...

Interview with Ted Howard

What comes to mind for you when you think about independence? As we reflect on the anniversary of the founding of this great country of ours, watch this interview I recently conducted with Ted...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Group Program Facilitator, Educating Communities for Parenting

Group Program Facilitator, Educating Communities for Parenting Posted on: June 14, 2012 The job of the Program Facilitator was established for the purpose/s of overseeing the development and...

Program Officer, American Friends Service Committee

Program Officer, American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) Posted on: June 19, 2012 Apply online: Deadline is July 10, 2012 POSITION DESCRIPTION TITLE: Program Officer DEPARTMENT: Integration and...

Director of Business Engagement, Philadelphia Workforce Development Corporation

Director of Business Engagement, Philadelphia Workforce Development Corporation Posted on: June 19, 2012 In this position you will be responsible for the following duties: Formulate and implement...

Education Program Director, Riverbend Environmental Education Center

Education Program Director, Riverbend Environmental Education Center Position: Education Program Director; Full-time Title: Director, Philadelphia Children Access Nature Salary: Competitive salary...

High School Academic Coordinator, Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia

High School Academic Coordinator, Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia Posted on: June 21, 2012 BREAKTHROUGH OF GREATER PHILADELPHIA High School Academic Coordinator Breakthrough of Greater...

Development Associate, Bethesda Project

Development Associate, Bethesda Project Posted on: June 21, 2012 NOTE: This position is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Applicants...

Development and Communications Director, Prometheus Radio Project

Prometheus Radio Project is Hiring a Development & Communications Director! We are looking for an experienced Development & Communications Director to join our collective. Applications are...

Special Projects Manager, Next American City

Next American City seeks a Special Projects Manager who will assist the Executive Director on numerous fronts, including: Spearheading an intensive audience and donor development campaign through...

Associate Producer/ Online & Social Media, WHYY

Company:    WHYY Position:     Seeking Associate Producer/ Online & Social Media Location:     Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Job Status:     Full-time Salary:     Not Specified Ad...

Coordinator, Cross City Schools Campaign

Overall The Coordinator’s role is to support the work of member groups; help develop a collective focus; help coordinate joint campaigns on school reform issues; and amplify organizing...

Grant Opportunities

Cities of Service Impact Volunteering Fund

Cities of Service Announces Impact Volunteering Fund Deadline: August 31, 2012 Cities of Service, a bipartisan coalition of United States mayors committed to injecting the leadership of local elected...

Nature Explore Classrooms to Help Domestic Violence Survivors Heal

Mary Kay Foundation Invites Applications for Nature Explore Classrooms to Help Domestic Violence Survivors Heal Deadline: August 1, 2012 The Mary Kay Foundation and Mary Kay, Inc. have partnered with...

Using Mathematics to Teach Music

NCTM: Using Mathematics to Teach Music The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics’ Using Mathematics to Teach Music grant encourages the incorporation of music into the elementary school...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteers, Intercommunity Action

Interac seeks front desk volunteers Intercommunity Action is looking for friendly volunteers to help at its front desk. The Volunteer Receptionist is an important position at Intercommunity Action...

Volunteers needed, Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival

Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival Saturday, July 21 at Saunders Park, 39th & Powelton People’s Emergency Center is hosting the Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival on July 21st and...

Fall 2012 Internship, Next American City

Fall 2012 Internship Next American City is also seeking editorial interns who are available to start working a minimum of 12 hours per week in September 2012. Internships are unpaid, but school...


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