The week of

August 22, 2016

Other Local Events and Workshops

Cultural Sensitivity Training for Mental and Medical Health Professionals

Ecwiti Group

PLEASE DISSEMINATE THE INFORMATION BELOW THROUGH YOUR NETWORKS. THANK YOU!! Overview: The Ecwiti Group is proud to offer Cultural Sensitivity Training for Mental and Medical Health Professionals....

Welcoming Economies Global Network Convening

Welcoming Economies Global Network

This October, leading innovators in immigrant economic development will gather for the 4th annual Welcoming Economies (WE) Global Network Convening here in Philadelphia. With over 350 attendees from...

FREE Job Readiness/Career Exploration, Job Placement and GED for Young Adults

Montgomery County

FREE Job Readiness/Career Exploration, Job Placement & GED Preparation for Young Adults To assist out-of-school young adults, ages 16 to 24, in Montgomery County enter the emerging workforce and...

Free PD for Biology and Life Science Teachers

University of Pennsylvania

This free PD on Saturday, September 17, 9-12 AM will include two hands-on learning activities, “A Scientific Investigation – What types of food contain starch and protein?” and “Enzymes...

Out-of-School Time Resource Center Peer Networking Meetings

Foundations

It’s that time again — here is our upcoming schedule of free monthly Peer Networking Meetings (PNMs)! To help us maintain high-quality discussion, please look through the schedule and...

Home Healthcare Aide class for ESL students

1199C Training Fund

Testing begins next week for the FREE Home Healthcare Aide class for ESL students! Class meets Mondays-Fridays, 9:00am-1:00pm, beginning mid-October 2016; 12-week program. Students must: –Be...

New Resources

Making College Access a Priority at Four-Year Colleges and Universities

Council for Opportunity in Education

Is College Access a Priority at Your Institution? We are pleased to share with you the practice brief — Making College Access a Priority at Four-Year Colleges and Universities. The brief Document...

Improving Service Delivery for Children Affected By Trauma

Children's Institute

Children’s Institute Subject of MDRC Study on Improving Service Delivery for Children Affected By Trauma On Monday, August 8, MDRC — a nonprofit, nonpartisan education and social policy research...

The Economic Impact of Universities: Evidence from Across the Globe

National Bureau of Economic Research

The Economic Impact of Universities: Evidence from Across the Globe Anna Valero, John Van Reenen We develop a new dataset using UNESCO source materials on the location of nearly 15,000 universities...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteers needed, Youth Summit at Edison High School

Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber’s Professional Mentoring Network Presents YOUTH SUMMIT @ EDISON HIGH September 22, 2016 This annual summit is designed to empower students in predominantly...

camp and library volunteers needed, Tree House Books

Tree House Books

Volunteer Opportunities at Tree House Books! Volunteer in Tree House Books’ Giving Library [Weekdays. Commitment: preferably 6-12 hours/week for 15-25 weeks] Work in our volunteer-staffed giving...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Proposals: Journeys to Success: Equity and Access for All Students

National Partnership for Educational Access

National Partnership for Educational Access Now Accepting Workshop Proposals Journeys to Success: Equity and Access for All Students Present at the 2017 NPEA Conference We invite you to submit a...

Grant Opportunities

Save on Energy Teacher Grants

Save on Energy

Save on Energy Teacher Grants Submit Your Lesson Plan for a Chance at $500! Interested in winning $500 for your classroom? ® is looking for the best lesson plans for teaching students about energy...

Knight Cities Challenge

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Knight Foundation is excited to announce that the Knight Cities Challenge will open for ideas on Oct. 10. The challenge seeks ideas that make the 26 communities where Knight invests more vibrant...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

AmeriCorps and VISTA Positions, College Possible

College Possible

College Possible AmeriCorps and VISTA Positions 2016/17-All sites College Possible is a growing nonprofit dedicated to coaching low-income students to-and-through college, breaking the cycle of...

Manager, Strategic Analytics

School District of Philadelphia

The School District of Philadelphia is the cornerstone provider of public education in Philadelphia. For forward-thinking administrators and educators, opportunities abound. The 130,000 students...

Associate, Performance Frameworks

School District of Philadelphia

Job Summary The mission of the District Performance Office (DPO) is to provide timely, relevant and actionable information on the state of our students, our schools and the wide spectrum of central...

Program Specialist, Charter Schools Office

School District of Philadelphia

Job Summary The Program Specialist will assist the Charter Schools Office in ongoing, active engagement with and oversight of the 83 charter schools currently operating in the School District of...

Director of Individual Giving, Project HOME

Project HOME

OVERVIEW: The primary responsibilities of the Director of Individual Giving are to oversee all communications to donors, oversee all donor relations (including any operations involved), and manage a...

Facilitator, Digital Skills and Bicycle Thrills

Mayor's Commission on Literacy

I’m thrilled to share that Pedalogical has just started an exciting new relationship with The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy, supporting them in the management and development of their...

HIV/AIDS Medical Case Manager, Family and Community Service of Delaware County

Family and Community Service of Delaware County

Social Worker – HIV/AIDS Medical Case Manager Family and Community Service of Delaware County (FCS) – a multi-service agency located in Delaware County, PA– seeks a full-time HIV/AIDS...

HIV/AIDS Prevention Supervisor, Family and Community Service of Delaware County

Family and Community Service of Delaware County

Family and Community Service of Delaware County Job Opportunity HIV/AIDS Prevention Supervisor – Full time HIV/AIDS Prevention Supervisor (35 hours per week) needed to: • Supervise the...

Group Leader/Administrative Key Staff, Zhang Sah Martial Arts

Zhang Sah Martial Arts

Zhang Sah has locations in the Queen Village and Mt. Airy sections of Philadelphia and is seeking to fill multiple positions. These are dual-role positions, providing direct service and fulfilling...

Family Engagement Liaison, School District of Philadelphia

School District of Philadelphia

Reports To: Administrative Superior The School District of Philadelphia is the cornerstone provider of public education in Philadelphia. For forward-thinking administrators and educators,...

Director, Operations, Family and Community Engagement

School District of Philadelphia

The School District of Philadelphia is the cornerstone provider of public education in Philadelphia. For forward-thinking administrators and educators, opportunities abound. The 130,000 students...

Impact Coach, City Year

City Year Greater Philadelphia

Impact Coach, City Year Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Job description The Impact Coach is responsible for helping to implement and monitor City Year Philadelphia’s service, particularly Tier 1 and...

Education Manager, United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

Education Manager Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to Marilyn Gennett. Position Summary: With the goal of increasing the number of youth in the...

Miscellaneous

Survey on housing and other neighborhood issues for Philadelphia residents

City of Philadelphia

City to Residents:  We Want To Hear From You Help spread the word about the City of Philadelphia’s Survey about housing and other neighborhood issues Help spread the word. Please share this...


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