All offerings are built around service-learning best practices and the Illinois service-learning mandate. Educators will reflect on their own practice and discover how to integrate service-learning principles and WE Schools resources into their existing programming or curriculum.
All DEEP DIVE sessions will be held at:Northeastern Illinois UniversityCenter for College Access and Success770 N. Halsted, 4th FloorChicago, IL 60642
5:30-7:30pm, Doors Open at 5pmParticipants will earn 2 CPDUsInspiration & Dinner will be provided.
NOTE: WE Schools: Midyear Meet Up has a different location. TFA Office, 300 W. Adams, Floor 10
Reach out to Elizabeth Bogart at firstname.lastname@example.org or (312) 874-7238 if you have any questions or concerns.
Spring Into Action, March 22ndIn preparation for the warmer weather and Earth Day, we'll dive into ways colleagues are linking service to environmental sustainability and physical and mental health both locally and globally. You'll have an opportunity to get feedback on current plans, co-plan, or deep dive into tools that can support you in launching spring actions. We'll have an opportunity to take a Special Deep Dive: WE Walk For Water Toolkit. Campaign Connections: WE Take Charge, WE Walk For Water, WE Volunteer Now, WE Give Health
Building Student Ownership & Storytelling, May 23rd Report & Celebrate - This session is designed to support you in harnessing the excitement after WE Day (ex. host a mini-WE Day or leverage Student Yearbook for reflection). We'll dive into ways to meaningfully reflect, record, and share the shifts in thinking they've made throughout the year and the impact students have had on their communities. Campaign Connections: WE Film for Change, WE Are One, WE Dayx, WE Are Silent, Student Yearbook