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Conference Opportunities

Conference Opportunities

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External Offerings

Small Communities, BIG Solutions Conference
Each year, the Alliance for Economic Development of Southern West Virginia, the West Virginia Community Development Hub and Coalfield Development team up to shine a spotlight on West Virginia, by hosting the Small Communities, BIG Solutions Conference.  This event showcases all the successes and highlights what is working across WV.  Each year, a mix of community leaders, educators, businesses and public officials come together to network, share ideas, and learn what is working well in our state.
  • Date: November 15 -17, 2022
  • Get tickets and learn more here

2023 National Community Schools and Family Engagement Conference
The Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL) is proud to host the 2023 National Community Schools and Family Engagement Conference in Philadelphia. This national conference brings together people from across the country who believe all children deserve a safe place to live and opportunities to learn and thrive. Inspired by our theme: Spreading Love & Supporting All Children, the conference is designed to catalyze collaboration, action, and a renewed commitment to transforming our practices, partnerships and systems.
  • Submission Deadline for Workshop Proposals: December 31, 2022
  • Conference Date: June 7 - 9, 2023
  • Learn more here

2023 Virtual Winter Institute on Teaching Social Action
January 3 - 5, 2023
Learn more here.