Foreclosed Futures, Part 1: The Impact of Homelessness on a Student’s Education
March 24, 2011, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
The Alliance for Excellent Education, in partnership with the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY), will be hosting “Foreclosed Futures,” a series of webinars on the issue of student homelessness. Please join us on Thursday, March 24, 2011 from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm, ET, for the first webinar in the series, “Foreclosed Futures, Part 1: The Impact of Homelessness on a Student’s Education.” During this webinar, Phillip Lovell, vice president of federal advocacy at the Alliance for Excellent Education and Barbara Duffield, policy director at NAEHCY, will feature the personal stories of four homeless students who will talk about what it means to be homeless, as well as the challenges they face to graduate from high school. This webinar will also provide an opportunity for Mr. Lovell and Ms. Duffield to address questions submitted by viewers across the country. Register and submit questions for the webinar.
The MetLife Survey of the American Teacher: College and Career Readiness and the Implications for Teaching
March 25, 2011, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Please join the Alliance on Friday, March 25 from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm, ET for a webinar on the findings of the 2010 MetLife Survey of the American Teacher released this month in two parts. Part 1: Clearing the Path examines the importance of being college and career ready, what this level of preparation includes, and what it may take to get there.