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August 10, 2022

Fall 2022 Online Scholarship Applications

DYCD's Fall 2022 Online Scholarship Applications are now available for both the Family Development Credential (FDC) Program and the Family Development Credential (FDC) Program for Leaders. These intensive professional development training opportunities emphasize empowerment and family support as a way of delivering human services, education, and healthcare to individuals, youth, and families. Submit your FDC or FDC for Leaders Scholarship application by August 19, 2022.

August 10, 2022

Understood Explained

Understood Explained is a podcast produced by Understood that unpacks one important topic each season. Season 1 covers the ins and outs of the process school districts use to evaluate kids for special education services. Host Dr. Andy Kahn is a psychologist who spent nearly 20 years evaluating kids for schools. He explains each step of the evaluation process and gives tips on how to talk with your child along the way.

August 10, 2022

A Hot Time for Summer Learning

A Hot Time for Summer Learning is a new podcast series produced by The Wallace Foundation. It features leading field experts, researchers, and practitioners who are involved in summer learning and enrichment on the national, state, and local levels. Learn how communities across the country are planning for these important programs, what it takes to make summer learning opportunities effective and engaging for young people, and what is being studied and learned along the way.

July 29, 2022

NYS SAC Credential Virtual Learning

This fall, the NYS Network for Youth Success is offering the School Age Care Credential Course, an in-depth study of competency standards that reflect best practices in after-school programs. This course is specifically designed for individuals currently employed in school age child care programs, who serve children ages 5 to 13 years old. Competency standards demonstrating the ability to nurture children’s physical, social, emotional and intellectual growth will be explored. Registration is now open.

June 23, 2022

CSforNY State Summit

The CSForNY State Summit is an opportunity to build and amplify momentum to reach more New York students with quality, equitable, and sustainable K-16 computer science education programs. The 2022 CSForNY State Summit takes place from 9:00AM - 2:00PM on September 30, 2022 and October 1, 2022. Register for both days to attend the full summit.

June 23, 2022

AFS Educator Workshop

AFS is hosting an educators workshop on August 12, 2022 for young teachers to learn about intercultural and global competence education by participating in interactive learning activities. The workshop will engage participants in understanding key aspects of sustainable development and transforming the classroom experience for students, including those whose educational journeys have been interrupted as a result of the pandemic. Register by August 5, 2022.

June 09, 2022

Computing Integration in Teacher Education Workshop Proposals

A new initiative at the City University of New York (CUNY) called Computing Integration in Teacher Education, is looking for a diverse group of organizations and individuals to conduct workshops with CUNY education faculty around computing and digital literacies for K-12 students. Fill out this form to propose a workshop by June 10, 2022. Accepted workshop facilitators will be notified by June 17, 2022.

May 12, 2022

Summer Learning Toolkit

During the summer, low-income students lose ground compared to their wealthier peers. But summer can also be a time to help level the playing field through high-quality, summer learning programs that research shows produce measurable benefits in math, reading, and social and emotional learning. The Wallace Foundation put together a Summer Learning Toolkit consisting of 50, evidence-based tools and resources to help educators deliver programs that make a real difference.

May 12, 2022

Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Every year, the Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans supports thirty New Americans, immigrants or the children of immigrants, who are pursuing graduate school in the United States. Each Fellowship supports one to two years of graduate study in any field and in any advanced degree-granting program in the United States. Each award is for up to a total of $90,000. Most importantly, new Fellows join a strong community of current and past Fellows who all share the New American experience. Learn more and apply.