Student Summit on Race
Nov
22
7:30 AM07:30

Student Summit on Race

Since 2016, more than 3,500 students from the Greater Rochester region have joined together for “Student Summits on Race” to engage in facilitated dialogue with peers and address topics such as privilege, implicit bias, racial equity, and social justice.

On Friday, November 22, 500+ students will gather for the 9th Summit, presented by the Pittsford Central School District. Participants will address racism in society and develop action plans for their respective school groups.

ROC2Change thanks the following sponsors for their generous support of the March 2019 summit:

To learn more about summit sponsorship, please contact Elizabeth Murray at emurray@causewave.org.

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National Small Business Week
May
6
to May 10

National Small Business Week

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In celebration of National Small Business Week, local school districts are collaborating with the County of Monroe for the 3rd year to recognize area businesses that positively impact our community through their partnership with K-12 schools.

To kick-off the week of programming, district, business, and community leaders are invited to attend a special breakfast on Monday, May 6, from 7:30-9:00 am. Guests will be welcomed by Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES Superintendent Jo Anne Antonacci and Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo.

For more information about the breakfast and week of activities, please contact Elizabeth Murray at emurray@causewave.org.

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ROC2Change Student Summit on Race
Mar
29
8:00 AM08:00

ROC2Change Student Summit on Race

Since 2016, more than 3,000 high school students from the Greater Rochester region have joined together for “Student Summits on Race” to engage in facilitated dialogue with peers and address topics such as structural racism, privilege, implicit bias, racial equity, and social justice.

On March 29, 500+ students will gather for the 8th Student Summit, hosted by Spencerport High School. The topic for this summit is Interpersonal vs. Structural & Institutional Racism.

ROC2Change thanks the following sponsors for their generous support of this event:

Special thanks to the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center and staff for their support.

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Celebrating Public Schools Week
Mar
25
to Mar 29

Celebrating Public Schools Week

Our local school districts are joining with schools across the nation to celebrate “Public Schools Week” from March 25-29, 2019. Participating districts will “roll out the red carpet” to showcase programs, students, faculty, and facilities that make their district remarkable. Special guests will take part in student-led tours, participate in classes, visit state-of-the-art facilities, attend student-facilitated panels, and learn about innovative school/public partnerships programs. To find out more about programs in your district, contact Elizabeth Murray at emurray@causewave.org.

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