Thu, Apr 30 | Speaker Series - Online

Kids & Crisis: Ensuring Education & Care in Unprecedented Times

The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting our children in ways we are only beginning to understand. As our educators attempt to rethink and transform their work what have they learned? What is working and what still needs improvement?
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Kids & Crisis: Ensuring Education & Care in Unprecedented Times

Time & Location

Apr 30, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Speaker Series - Online

About the Event

The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting our children in ways we are only beginning to understand. As our educators attempt to  rethink and transform their work what have they learned? What is working and what still needs improvement? Local experts discuss our greatest educational obstacles and opportunities during these unprecedented times and address specific topics such as the transition to distance learning, inequities in our student population, impacts on children's mental health, new educational technologies and more. 

Thursday, April 30 @ 12 noon PST

 The watch party will begin at 12:00 PM PST will be streamed on the Truckee Meadows Tomorrow Youtube Channel. https://bit.ly/39X2Gqb 

PANELISTS INCLUDE:  Dr. Kristen McNeill- Interim Superintendent for Washoe County School District 

Natha Anderson - President of the Washoe Education Association 

Auburn Harrison - Executive DIrector of Communities in Schools of Western Nevada 

Kendall Inskip - Washoe Education Alliance 

Hosted and Moderated by Erica Mirich, Executive Director of Truckee Meadows Tomorrow

Join us in this monthly speaker series to learn about critical local issues that impact your quality of life here in the Truckee Meadows.  Each month we will focus on a specific different area of quality of life.  For April, we will take a deeper look at what our challenges and opportunities within our Northern Nevada education system during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

To learn more about the state of education in our community visit www.nevadatomorrow.org and view the Education & Lifelong Learning Community Dashboard.  

These community conversations are powered by the data offered in NevadaTomorrow.org - TMT's new Community Data Exchange initiative.  

Nevada Tomorrow is a free, dynamic, easy to use, one-stop digital resource for access to community quality of life data. You will find up-to-date demographic, education, environmental, economic, health, social determinant and equity data that highlights trends, challenges and opportunities in our Nevada communities; hundreds of maps, tables and figures, and, promising practices. This data tool is offered to the public for free by Truckee Meadows Tomorrow. 

Speaker Series sponsored by Renown, NV Energy, EDAWN, CLA, City of Reno Arts and Cultural Commission, and OnStrategy. 

We you will join us! 

MURAL ARTWORK: ERIK T. BURKE, ERIKTBURKE.COM

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