NAECS-SDE 2020 Roundtable: Ensuring Equity for All Young Learners in a Pandemic
Time & Location
About the Event
The NAECS-SDE 2020 Roundtable will take place from 1pm-4pm ET on October 26th – October 28th. The meeting will bring together early childhood education state specialists from across the country and will focus on how state leaders can ensure equity for all young learners in the time of a pandemic.
The goals of the virtual meeting are to:
· Strengthen partnerships across states in addressing issues faced by state specialists in the current pandemic environment.
· Increase awareness of best practices and successful strategies during the pandemic.
· Explore topics useful to state leaders in ensuring equity for all children birth to through grade three, particularly during the time of a pandemic.
· Identify organizational needs and resources to support state leadership efforts during a pandemic.
State leaders will hear from national leaders and experts on early childhood education, equity and access during the time of a pandemic. State leaders will also have the opportunity to hear from each other and learn about promising practices in ensuring equity during a pandemic. Lastly, state leaders will have opportunities for networking and relationship building with each other through networking hours and small group discussions.