Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: School District of Philadelphia, 440 N. Broad Street, 2nd Floor Auditorium
Breakfasts / Morning Announcements
9:00 Registration / Breakfast
9:30 Welcome / Opening Discussion – How can partnerships help to increase access to school breakfast?
10:15 Breakout Session 1
The Writers Matter Program at La Salle University, a unique and innovative opportunity for middle and lower high school students to learn critical writing skills through the use of journal writing as a vehicle for self-expression.
The Center for Science and the Schools at Penn State University supports mutually beneficial and sustainable relationships between Penn State STEM researchers and outreach providers, and K-12 schools that enhance K-12 science education across Pennsylvania.
11:45 Lunch & Keynote Speaker
12:45 Breakout Session 2
ArtistYear Philadelphia – Fellows from the Curtis Institute of Music and Drexel University work full-time in Philadelphia public schools to deliver an issue-based arts curriculum that inspires active youth citizens.
Asphalt to Inspiration – Greening Philadelphia Schoolyards with Daniel Denk from the Trust for Public Land
2:15 Lindy Award for Excellence in K-16 Partnerships Presentation
2:45 Breakout Session 3
Process Over Product: Reflections of an Arts Based Afterschool K-16 Partnership – Presenters: Dr. Anna Beresin, Professor, Liberal Arts, and Co-Director, NEUARTS, Neighborhood Engagement at the University of the Arts, and Ms. Lindsay Sparagana, Senior Lecturer, Photography, and Co-Director, NEUARTS
College Readiness for 8th and 9th Graders – Insights from afterschool programming that engages Temple, Penn, and Drexel University students through GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness of Undergraduate Programs)
4:00 End of Day