Transcend Out and About
On December 8-10, in Atlanta, GA, Transcend's Lavada Berger will be at the 2016 NAIS People of Color Conference (PoCC), the flagship event for leadership in educational equity and cultural inclusion in private, independent schools. This year's theme is: Advancing Human and Civil Rights –Fulfilling the Dream Together
The national TFA Collective and the TFA school leadership team are working in partnership with TFA Houston to plan the 5th annual School Leaders of Color Conference from February 10-11, 2017. This year’s theme is “Disruptive Leadership: Challenging Oppressive Systems, Liberating Learning for Students." The event will bring together 400 powerful current and aspiring school leaders into one space.
On Saturday, November 19, at the 2016 National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE) in Tampa Bay, Florida, Transcend's Aylon Samouha and Dr. Jenn Charlot will lead a session entitled, "The Probable vs. The Possible: A Perspective on School Design."
Transcend partner, Dr. Jenn Charlot, will be presenting alongside Transcend board member, Dr. Bror Saxberg, at the 2016 iNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium in San Antonio, TX on Oct 25-28. Drs. Charlot and Saxberg will present a session titled, "Top 5 Reasons to Never Ignore Learning Science When Designing School Models."
Transcend co-founder, Jeff Wetzler, will be participating in the White House Symposium on the Future of Education R&D and Digital Learning on October 5, 2016, from 9am to 4:30pm EDT