Welcome to the Remake Learning Network's Rural Communities Newsletter
|Allie Mullins||Jan 6|| 1|
Remake Learning Days, Wheeling Country Day School, WV, 2019
Happy 2020 to all! I hope your holiday season has been a time of joy and relaxation.
First, a quick shout-out to our latest rural network members:
South Side Area School District, located in Beaver County
Lucerna Initiative, a Butler area nonprofit bringing hands-on STEM learning & research to underserved areas
Entering the new year, Remake Learning is gearing up for exciting opportunities, events, and resources. New opportunities and events are always being posted on the Remake Learning calendar (where you can also post opportunities), as well as our Rural Communities page. With that, please peruse and share the following:
Upcoming Events and Opportunities (* extra fun):
#RemakeRural Event: Stay tuned for February 2020
Saturday Morning STEM Professional Development, January 11th (& Feb dates)
2019-2020 School Tours: New Castle School District, January 16th
*“What Do I Do With This Stuff?” BYOBrain Creative Session, January 22nd
Nominate a School of Opportunity, Deadline: January 31st
Grants (** via Remake Learning):
PASmart Grants, Deadline: January 10th
**Remake Learning Ignite Grants (20 grants, $5,000 award), Deadline: March 13th
Network Gatherings and Conferences:
STEAM Showcase X Remake Learning Network Assembly, January 17th
Assessment for Learning Conference, CA, February 11-13th
PETE&C 2020, PGH, February 23-26th
See more on the Remake Learning Calendar.
Remake Learning Days in SW PA and WV:
See the excitement of Remake Learning Days in WV from our featured photo? That can be you and your youth this upcoming summer as part of Remake Learning Days Across America 2020!
Remake Learning Days Across America is a festival of events hosted by a variety of organizations, such as schools, museums, libraries, after school organizations, early child care centers, universities, media centers, tech startups and more. These events are designed to be hands-on, relevant and engaging educational experiences for youth of all ages (pre-K through high school) and their families, caregivers and educators. The majority of events are free and open to kids of all ages.
Learn more, see past examples, and submit your event(s) for SW PA or WV here.
Contact email@example.com and a member of the RLDAA team with any questions.
Articles and Resources (top articles from 2019):
A few notes before sign-off:
The #RemakeRural newsletter will transition to MailChimp in early 2020. Do not fret, the email list will be carried over!
Joining the Remake Learning Network gives you access to network-wide e-blasts, grant opportunities, event information, conference delegation opportunities, sponsorships, and more outside of our rural newsletter. Adding yourself, your school, or your organization is quick and free—join here.
Please do not hesitate to email me with any thoughts, event ideas, or questions at firstname.lastname@example.org (not via Substack).
Until next time,
Rural Outreach Coordinator | Special Events Coordinator