Welcome to the School’s Out, Make it Count! 2021 Annual Virtual Conference Agenda. Here you will be able to access whatever session you are interested in joining. For Friday and Saturday we are offering the option to pick between three trainings during our four different sessions throughout the day! All you have to do is scroll down, and click on the “join session” button under the the session’s training title and you will be put into the room where your training of choice is taking place. For full descriptions of the trainings check out our Virtual Conference Brochure.  For information on each of the presenters, visit our Presenter Bio Page.  To access presenter materials, access the Google Drive Folder.


Please check back here for any changes over the course of the event.

Moving from DEI Ideas to Actions has been cancelled. A recording of the workshop and materials will be added to the Google Drive next week. Please check back later for the materials if you wanted to attend this session, and today, join one of the other two amazing workshops.

For Today’s (Saturday) Survey, Go Here:

Don’t forget we have a sponsor session right at 11:15, followed by Trivia at 11:35!

If you did not get a chance to fill out Friday’s Survey, please do so here:

Saturday:  Trivia Today at 11:35!  Download the Kahoot! app

Friday: Congrats to Kim L and Denise A for winning the raffles during today’s sponsor sessions!

Friday: Missed the opening session and awards ceremony?  Check it out here:

Friday, April 23rd

Speed Session
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

How to Record Data
Natalie Scavone

Planning High Quality PD: The Aspire Way
Tinnycua Williams

EIP 101: Are You Eligible For EIP Scholarships?
Ally Buonanno Tardy

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM

Opening Session Awards

Session 1
10:15 AM – 11:45 AM

Developing an Organizational STEM Practice and Mindset
Marcel Braithwaite

Supporting Good Nutrition
Diane Shirley

Team Motivation and Management

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM

Sponsor Sessions:  Playworks (11:50-12:10), Healthy Kids (12:15-12:35)

 Individuals attending each sponsor session will be entered in a raffle.

Session 2
12:45 PM – 2:15 PM

Fun, Fun, Fun

Trauma Informed SEL Practices

Growing Engagement Through Family Voice

Session 3
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Designing an Engaging Virtual Program

Guiding Behaviors

Conversations on Black Lives Matter
Sara Jablonski

Saturday, April 24th

Speed Session
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

Recognizing and Addressing Mental Health Issues
Matthew Shapiro

Engaging in Afterschool Advocacy
Trudy Morgan

Craft an Effective Message!
Maggie Dickson

Session 1
9:45 AM – 11:15 AM

Weaving SEL into the Program Day
Jay Roscup

Games for Groups
Timothy Fowler

Measuring Effectiveness
Adam Lenter

Lunch, Trivia, Sponsor Session
11:15 AM – 12:30 PM

Sponsor Session:  Good Shepherd Services (11:15-11:35)

Download the Kahoot App on Your Phone,
or got to on your computer to create an account before trivia starts

Sponsor Session:   (12:10-12:30)

 Individuals attending each sponsor session will be entered in a raffle!
Prizes for winners of Trivia!

Session 2
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

Storytelling to Boost Literacy Learning
L. Werlein Jaen/E. Misoshnik

Engaging with Paper

The Great (Digital) Outdoors
Rachael Van Schoik

Session 3
2:15 PM – 3:45 PM

The Joy of Pretending: Enhancing SEL through Dramatic Play
Carla Stough Huffman

CANCELLED: Moving from DEI Ideas to Actions
Hamad Alghareeb

Coaching As Supervision
Timothy Fowler