The 2020 Nita M. Lowey 21stCCLC Multi-State Conference is a two-day virtual experience providing professional development to individuals from the State Education Departments and youth development experts from West Virginia, Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee. This event scheduled for October 5th and 6th, 2020, will share best practices and innovations in afterschool programming serving low-performing students in high poverty areas. The conference will feature three keynote speakers, a networking session, exhibitors, and over 20 workshops. Conference strands will include Middle and High School Programming, Elementary School Programming, Equity, Strong Foundations, Partnerships and Sustainability, and Resiliency.
This year’s conference is the first year for the Nita M. Lowey 21stCCLC Multi-State Conference to go virtual. The 2020 event is being hosted by the West Virginia Statewide Afterschool Network and the West Virginia Department of Education. Additional co-hosts are the Indiana Department of Education, the Kentucky Department of Education, and the Tennessee Department of Education.