#RTNTogetherWeThrive Series for Single Mothers and Their Supporters – Nov 17-20

Posted by ECMC Foundation on November 17, 2020

Fueled by ECMC Foundation and in celebration of Roadtrip Nation’s release of A Single Mom’s Story,” which chronicles how single mothers overcome barriers in education to find fulfilling careers, we are teaming up to host “Together We Thrive,” a week long digital event series for single mothers and those who support them.

Whether you’re a policymaker, an educator, or a single mother yourself, you can choose from a series of workshops that highlight the ways in which we can work together to give single mothers the tools they need to thrive as they pursue their educational dreams.

Tuesday, November 17, 1 PM
How to Own Your Story as a Single Mom [Register], Hosted by Roadtrip Nation
Join this session to see how you can start owning your unique story and using it to make a difference.
Great for: Single mothers

Wednesday, November 18, 2 PM
Moving the Needle: Where (and How!) Single Moms Are Thriving [Register], Hosted by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research
Join this session to hear opportunities for policy change at the institutional, state, and federal levels to help close equity gaps in educational and economic outcomes of single mothers.
Great for: System-leaders, policymakers and influencers

Thursday, November, 19, 2 PM
Building Postsecondary Pathways to Success [Register], Hosted by Education Design Lab and World Education
Join this session to learn about new models, tools, and resources for those supporting single mother students.
Great for: Postsecondary educators and administrators

Friday, November, 20, 2 PM
Implementing the Roadtrip Nation Experience: Our Digital Career Exploration Course [Register], Hosted by Roadtrip Nation
See a live demo of Roadtrip Nation’s new digital career exploration course, the Roadtrip Nation Experience tailored specifically to single moms and community college students.
Great for: Community college faculty and staff

Friday, November 20, 4 PM
“A Single Mom’s Story” Watch Party and Q&A [Register], Hosted by Roadtrip Nation
Watch “A Single Mom’s Story” and hear directly from the stars of the film about what it takes to build a meaningful career and life, all while raising a family on your own.
Great for: Everyone

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