The week of

January 18, 2022

PHENND Events/Activities

PHENND Fellows Virtual Information Session – Feb 21

PHENND

Interested in making an impact on students, families, and communities in Philadelphia? Become an AmeriCorps VISTA and support local nonprofits and schools in the fight against poverty. Join us for a...

Other Local Events and Workshops

Online Event: The 5th Annual Mentoring Conference – Jan 29

Greater Philadelphia Mentoring Collaborative

State Senator Art Haywood and The Greater Philadelphia Mentoring Collaborative (GPMC) welcome you to attend 5th annual mentoring conference virtually. The conference is intended for mentoring...

PA Disconnect in Cyber Charter Oversight and Funding – A Children First Report – Jan 27

Children First

Pennsylvania’s cyber charter schools are over-funded and under-regulated compared to similar programs in 26 other states. The PA Disconnect in Cyber Charter Oversight and Funding, a new report...

Online Event: Writing Inside-Out – Feb 11

Saint Joseph's University

Join us for an interactive workshop on writing pedagogy in Inside/Out classes. Best practices for assigning & responding to writing will be presented, as well as strategies for encouraging &...

ITWorks Spring 2022 Classes for Students Ages 18-26 – Jan 24

ITWorks

ITWorks is recruiting students, ages 18-26, for its Spring 2022 classes in both Philadelphia and Wilmington. Classes will be a hybrid of virtual and in-person learning. Classes begin February 22 in...

Greater Philadelphia Extracurricular Collaborative Planning Retreat – Feb 2 & 9

Greater Philadelphia Extracurricular Collaborative

The Greater Philadelphia Extracurricular Collaborative (GPEC) is an umbrella organization of out-of-school-time (OST) providers and foundations that aims to empower the OST ecosystem in Southeast...

Webinar: What We Have Learned So Far from the PA School Funding Lawsuit – Jan 26

PA Schools Work

Don’t miss PA Schools Work’s next Lunch & Learn webinar on Wednesday, January 26 at noon, where partner organizations leading the school funding lawsuit will give us the latest...

Tree Tenders® Training ZOOM Series, 7 Wednesdays – Jan 19

PennState Extension

The Tree Tenders® Training Series program empowers concerned residents to make dramatic strides towards restoring and caring for the tree canopy in their communities. Join thousands of other...

New Resources

A Blueprint for Building an Arts-Rich School, 2021 Updated

Children First

The arts are a central component of successful schools. Exhaustive research confirms that an arts-rich school environment has a critical impact on student achievement, student engagement, student...

New Article: Opening Up Educational Opportunities Through Network Leadership

Stanford Social Innovation Review

Public service programs often pose a confusing maze to the people they intend to serve. Agencies often work in isolation, with broken pathways looping back on themselves or leading to dead ends. This...

New Policy Brief: Police Budgets on the Ballot before and after George Floyd’s Murder

Temple University Public Policy Lab

In “Police Budgets on the Ballot before and after George Floyd’s Murder,” author Michael Sances of Temple University’s Department of Political Science examines the political...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Papers: 6th Annual Conference of Academic Research in Education (CARE) – Feb 22

University of Nevada at Las Vegas

Sponsored by the University of Nevada at Las Vegas’ (UNLV) College of Education, 2022 will mark the 6th annual CARE conference. Normally, this event brings together scholars from around the...

Grant Opportunities

PennSERVE AmeriCorps Program and Planning Grants – Mar 3

PennSERVE

PennSERVE is seeking organizations to apply to engage AmeriCorps members in service to Pennsylvania communities! Across the country, AmeriCorps engages more than 80,000 Americans in intensive service...

Full-Service Community Schools Competitive Grant Program, U.S. Dept. of Ed – Jan 21

U.S. Department of Education

Department of Education Emphasizes Importance of Full-Service Community Schools Through Competitive Grant Program – the Department aims to scale the program to impact more children and...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Vaccine Equity Project Manager (Consultant/Contractor), AFAHO – Jan 28

African Family Health Organization

The African Family Health Organization (AFAHO) provides health, human and educational services and programs to the African and Caribbean immigrant and refugee communities in the greater Philadelphia...

Programs Assistant (Full-Time), AFAHO – Jan 31

African Family Health Organization

The African Family Health Organization (AFAHO provides health, human and educational services and programs to the African and Caribbean immigrant and refugee communities in the greater Philadelphia...

Staff Representative, AFT PA – Jan 26

American Federation of Teachers PA

Overview of Position: Staff Representatives are responsible for both traditional contract servicing functions (, contract negotiations, grievance/arbitration support) and membership engagement duties...

School Social Worker, The Workshop School – Jan 28

The Workshop School

The Workshop School is seeking a full-time School Social Worker who will be primarily responsible for intake, support, documentation/evaluation of Workshop School students referred to Tier 3 of the...

Graphic Design RFP, Phila. Youth Network – Jan 21

Philadelphia Youth Network

The Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN) is a solutions-builder forging together significant players to alleviate a root cause of poverty by preparing 12-24-year-olds to become productive working adults....

Paid Media RFP, Phila. Youth Network – Jan 21

Philadelphia Youth Network

The Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN) is a solutions-builder forging together significant players to alleviate a root cause of poverty by preparing 12-24-year-olds to become productive working adults....

Join the Civic Influencers Team

Civic Influencers

Civic Influencers is actively hiring 18-29-year-olds interested in civic and voter engagement throughout Pennsylvania. About Civic Influencers Civic Influencers is a nonpartisan, nonprofit that...

Youth Programs Manager, TriZen

TriZen

SUMMARY: The Youth Programs Manager is responsible for administering youth programs including working directly with students, handling administrative tasks, reporting program metrics and serving as a...

Uplift Clinician, Uplift Center for Grieving Children

Uplift Center for Grieving Children

Uplift Center for Grieving Children, located in Philadelphia, PA, provides peer support groups for children and their caregivers grieving the death of someone close to them. Uplift provides grief...

Human Resource Manager (Part-Time), Uplift Center for Grieving Children – Feb 4

Uplift Center for Grieving Children

Uplift Center for Grieving Children, located in Philadelphia, PA, provides peer support groups for children and their caregivers grieving the death of someone close to them. Uplift provides grief...

Director of Operations, Uplift Center for Grieving Children – Feb 4

Uplift Center for Grieving Children

Uplift Center for Grieving Children, located in Philadelphia, PA, provides peer support groups for children and their caregivers grieving the death of someone close to them. Uplift provides grief...

Office Manager/IT Specialist, EAPA – Feb 1

EAPA

EAPA (a non-profit association) supports Employee Assistance Professionals throughout the US and 40 countries. We support our members in making a difference in the mental health and the lives of...

HBCU Coordinator, Campus Vote Project – Jan 28

Campus Vote Project

Campus Vote Project (CVP) was launched in 2012 by Fair Elections Center to expand our work on student voting issues.  We work with universities, community colleges, faculty, students, and...

Coordinator, Family Support – Access Initiatives, Phila. School Partnership

Philadelphia School Partnership

JOB SUMMARY The Coordinator, Family Support – Access Initiatives reports directly to the Manager, Apply Philly Charter. This role supports the Philadelphia School Partnership’s Access...

Coordinator, Projects – Access Initiatives, Phila. School Partnership

Philadelphia School Partnership

JOB SUMMARY The Coordinator, Projects – Access Initiatives reports directly to the Manager, GreatPhillySchools. He/she will play a key role in supporting the successful execution of key...

Chief External Affairs Officer, Phila. School Partnership

Philadelphia School Partnership

JOB SUMMARY The Chief External Affairs Officer (CEAO) reports directly to the Executive Director and will manage PSP’s Development, Communications, and Access Initatives teams. S/he will be a...

Work Based Learning Specialist (Full Time), PAI

Philadelphia Academies

Philadelphia Academies, Inc. (PAI) is a 52-year-old non-profit whose mission is to alleviate poverty by creating opportunities for underserved students to thrive. By partnering with schools on one...

Middle School Career Connected Learning Specialist (Full Time), PAI

Philadelphia Academies

Philadelphia Academies, Inc. (PAI) is a 52-year-old non-profit whose mission is to alleviate poverty by creating opportunities for underserved students to thrive. By partnering with schools on one...

Miscellaneous

Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) Program – Apr 17

Penn State College of Education

The Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) Program is a six-week summer research program for middle and high school STEM teachers. For Summer 2022, the RET placements will be offered either online...

Expanding Youth Involvement in Exploring Exciting Employment Directions in Agriculture – Apr 17

Penn State College of Education

Expanding Youth Involvement in Exploring Exciting Employment Directions in Agriculture (Expanding YIE3LD in Ag) is a 6-day professional development workshop. During this in-person workshop, teachers...

Join the Young Adult Leadership Committee

City of Philadelphia Office of Homeless Services

The Philadelphia Office of Homeless Services is recruiting college students who have experienced homelessness for their Young Adult Leadership Committee (YALC). If you are working with or know a...

Webinar: How the Social Sector Can Develop the Next Generation of BIPOC Leaders – Feb 2

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

According to a 2017 national study, 87% of executive directors or presidents of nonprofit organizations and foundations were white. Ironically, many of these organizations serve Black, Indigenous and...

Opportunity for Pre-K-12 Teachers: Share How Ed Funding Affects You – Jan 22

Teach Plus PA

PA Schools Work partner Teach Plus PA has an opportunity for current PK-12 public school educators in Pennsylvania to share how education funding affects their schools and classrooms. Teach Plus...

Leadership Training Program for African-American Nonprofit Leaders – Feb 14

Urban League of Philadelphia

Join the premier leadership training program for African-American nonprofit leaders. Applications are now open. Eligibility Requirements For Candidates: Applicants must be working in an...

Advancing Equity: Schools Aligning Community and Financial Capital – Feb 16

AnchorEd

Join Glenmede and AnchorEd to explore whole-school models that advance equity. This interactive seminar looks at two approaches — mission-aligned investing and anchor engagement — and how...

Conversation on the Representation of First Nations Peoples in Children’s Literature – Jan 27

ParentChild+

Windows, Mirrors & Doors: The Importance of First Nations Representation in Children’s Literature, January 27, 2022, 7:00-8:00 PM, ParentChild+ YouTube Channel. We invite you to...

PHS Tree Tenders: Spring 2022 Bare Root Tree Offer – Feb 10

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

 We are excited to announce that the Bare Root Tree Planting Offer for the PHS Tree Tenders-TreeVitalize April 2022 tree planting season is now open!  We invite your community to apply.  ...

Democratic Engagement

Join the Civic Influencers Team

Civic Influencers

Civic Influencers is actively hiring 18-29-year-olds interested in civic and voter engagement throughout Pennsylvania. About Civic Influencers Civic Influencers is a nonpartisan, nonprofit that...

Faculty Updates

Online Event: Writing Inside-Out – Feb 11

Saint Joseph's University

Join us for an interactive workshop on writing pedagogy in Inside/Out classes. Best practices for assigning & responding to writing will be presented, as well as strategies for encouraging &...

Call for Papers: 6th Annual Conference of Academic Research in Education (CARE) – Feb 22

University of Nevada at Las Vegas

Sponsored by the University of Nevada at Las Vegas’ (UNLV) College of Education, 2022 will mark the 6th annual CARE conference. Normally, this event brings together scholars from around the...


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