Upcoming Events

LTLT will be hosting a meet-up at SXSW EDU!!! Join us in Austin: Growing the School Diversity Movement Together!

Date: Mon, March 5, 2018
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 PM
Place: Austin Convention Center Exhibit Hall 4 Learning Expo Meet Up Pavilion
500 E Cesar Chavez

More info here: https://schedule.sxswedu.com/2018/events/PP80964

 

 

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Past Events

Friday & Saturday, November 17 – 18, 2017

Diversity and Equity Policy Summit

RSVP Required: http://bit.ly/diversityequitysummit2017

The LTLT Diversity and Equity Summit will convene a diverse coalition of education stakeholders in genuine conversations and shared learning around the concepts of school diversity and equity, with an emphasis on gaining an understanding of the current challenges and opportunities to pursuing school integration and diversity efforts in the Washington, D.C. area. Participants will explore information and ideas about school diversity and educational equity by interacting with experts and participating in facilitated conversations on key topic areas. Participants will engage in open and supportive dialogues run by facilitators to identify group- and individual-level actions that are necessary to advance diversity and equity in schools, as well as potential barriers to individual and systemic change.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Should Charter Schools Help Integrate Washington, D.C.? 

The Century Foundation and Learn Together, Live Together invite you to come hear leaders from D.C. education, civil rights, and charter schools discuss what role charter schools should play in promoting diversity.

Speakers include: 

  • Saba Bireda, member of the D.C. Public Charter School Board
  • Jennie Niles, Deputy Mayor for Education in Washington, D.C.
  • Kimberly Quick, policy associate, The Century Foundation (moderator)
  • Laura Wilson Phelan, founder and executive director, Kindred

Location

The Whittemore House
1526 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20036

Agenda

4:00 – 5:15 PM Program
5:15 – 6:00 PM Reception

Event is free, but please RSVP. REGISTER HERE!

Monday, September 11th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

General Member Meeting

At this meeting, we will provide general updates about LTLT, share progress made by the committees and opportunities to get involved, and discuss next steps.

Location:

American Youth Policy Forum

(Metro accessible via Red and Orange/Blue/Silver lines)

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 @ 6 – 8:30 PM

Learn Together, Live Together & YEP-DC Present: Movie Screening and Panel Discussion

Teach Us All (2017) is a documentary focused on educational inequity set against the backdrop of the 1957 Little Rock Nine. This movie screening and panel discussion aims to activate a local conversation with students, educators, parents and the larger Washington D.C. community about barriers and opportunities to foster diversity, equity and inclusions in all schools.

Panelists:

Richard Kahlenberg, Senior Fellow, The Century Foundation
Tanya Clay House, Former Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Education
Ramin Taheri, Office of the Deputy Mayor for Education, Executive Office of Mayor Muriel Bowser (invited)
Chris Suarez, Founder, Learn Together, Live Together (moderator)

Public Welfare Foundation
John Anderson Lankford Auditorium
1200 U St NW
Washington, DC 20009