October 2021 Alumni Blast
In series 1, we will explore "Adult Wellness and Sustainability". More information here.
PowerHour5 Learning Series (PH5) is a 5 week, cohort-based learning and collaboration series for school and systems leaders. Each PH5 series will focus on a different topic relevant to the moment--integrating learning from experts and providing a collaborative space for participants.
In series 1, we will explore "Adult Wellness and Sustainability"! You can find more information here.
The Collective | Career Convo Series
The Collective Career Convos is a series of conversations filled with helpful tips and tricks to navigate various opportunities and challenges you may face in your professional journeys. Ana Wolfowicz, Director of Career Strategy & Coaching at WorkMonger, will focus on a new topic each week.
Join us for one session or for all four, every Wednesday from October 20th-November 10th from 8:00-8:45 pm ET. You can find more information here.
Teach For All | What Leadership do we need now?
Join our partner Teach For All at their Virtual 2021 Teach For All Global Conference October 27th - 30th. Registration is now open! Join them from October 27-30 to learn and reflect on the question “What leadership do we need now?” alongside our entire global community — staff members, participants, alumni, students, supporters, and allies of Teach For All.
October is LGBTQ History Month! Educators can use these LFJ resources to recognize, remember and teach intersectional LGBTQ history, including the experiences of young LGBTQ people of color.
Disability Awareness & Inclusion Month
October 1st begins Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month, an opportunity for our community to celebrate disability at every level or role in our community. We’ve compiled this list of resources to help you continue to build your own awareness, start conversations, and/or take action!
Homeroom Resources, including a module on Universal Design for Learning and resources for Facilitating Inclusive Meetings
Civil Rights panel: Disabled students of color punished more
Forward Together: A School Leader’s Guide to Creating Inclusive Schools
Promising Practices to Accelerate Learning for Students with Disabilities
Inclusive Social-Emotional Learning for Students with Disabilities
The Unexpected Bright Side of Special Education During the Pandemic
#DisabilitySoWhite: Reflections on Race and Disability on ADA Day
The Reinvention Lab of TFA and Transcend's Liberatory Learning Community invite school communities to engage in a seven-month cohort program to reimagine school by designing for students historically marginalized. Running from November 2021 to May 2022 across 6 virtual convenings, we will center the questions How might we center the experience of those most marginalized in our school design work? What would be possible in school if we centered Black | Indigenous | Queer | Exceptional Learners | (insert here) joy, humanity, and brilliance? as we design a more liberatory future. Learn more here and apply by 10/18/2021.
Camelback Ventures 2022 Fellowship
The Camelback Fellowship supports early-stage entrepreneurs of color, women, and non-binary founders with capital, coaching, connections, curriculum, and community. Interested in applying? Click here to learn more and apply by October 18th.
Creative Lab Reaction Cohort Opportunity
Are you an educator working with Black, Latinx, and Indigenous Youth? Are you interested in learning how to center youth and make your educational spaces more equitable? Apply to the REFRESH Cohort here by October 31st!
TFA Nashville-Chattanooga Job Board
Find our most recent education openings.
*We are actively looking for a Manager Teacher Leadership Development and a Manager Talent & Operations. You can find more information about the roles here.
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Find employers throughout the world looking to hire TFA alumni here.
Want to hire from our incredible network of over 900 alumni in our Nashville-Chattanooga region? You can now submit your role directly to the online job board here.
Nashville Classical Charter School Playground Build with Kaboom
Volunteer and help Nashville Classical Charter School build a playground in partnership with KABOOM! and the Nashville Predators Foundation & partners.
Dates: Nov 3 - Nov 5
Location: 2000 Greenwood Ave, Nashville, TN 37206
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Community ACHIEVES Learning Summit
Alignment Nashville and Community Achieve – Metro Nashville Public Schools’ district-led community schools initiative – are thrilled to announce the first-ever Community Achieves Learning Summit on February 15-16, 2022!
You can find more information here.