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2017 Funder Huddle: Session Resources





Concurrent Plenaries

  • The Early Years – Opportunities in Early Childhood0661
    Moderator: Aaliyah Samuel, National Governors Association
    Lead Discussants: Sue Renner, David and Laura Merage Foundation; Katharine Stevens, American Enterprise Institute; Yasmina Vinci, National Head Start Association Commentator: Sam Aigner-Treworgy, City of Chicago, Mayor’s Office

    1. Presentation
    2. Session Documentation
    3. Resource Materials
  • Leveraging Medicaid for Impact
    Moderator: Suzanne Mineck, Mid-Iowa Health Foundation
    Lead Discussants: Paul Dworkin, Help Me Grow National Center and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center; Urcel Fields, Amerigroup Georgia; Deb Florio, Deputy Medicaid Director and CHIP Director for the State of Rhode Island; Arianne Weldon, Get Georgia Reading Campaign

    1. Presentation
    2. Video – Medicaid and CHIP Help Kids Video
    3. Session Documentation
    4. Resource Materials
  • ESSA: Chronic Absence as a Policy-Worth Lever for Change
    Lead Discussants: Tom Boasberg, Superintendent of Denver Public Schools; Candice McQueen, Education Commissioner for the State of Tennessee; Charlene Russell-Tucker, COO, Connecticut State Department of Education; Dr. Carey Wright, State Superintendent of Education for Mississippi
    Commentator: Hedy Chang, Attendance Works

    1. Presentation
    2. Video – Chronic Absenteeism: A Key Indicator for Student Success Video
    3. Session Documentation
    4. Resource Materials
  • The Future Is Here! Using Predictive Analytics to Promote Student Success
    Moderator: Sheena Wright, United Way of New York City
    Lead Discussants: Sara DeWitt, PBS KIDS Digital, Public Broadcasting Service (PBS); Diana Greene, Superintendent, Manatee County Public Schools; Carrie Rigney, BrightBytes
    Commentator: Iris Palmer, New America

    1. Presentation
    2. PBS KIDS — Predictive Analysis Materials
    3. Session Documentation



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