WORKSHOP STRAND SPONSORS
2019 Workshop Strand Sponsors
The California AfterSchool Network's (CAN) purpose is to increase access to high-quality out-of-school time programs that support success for all children and youth. Their mission is to provide professionals, advocates, and community members the tools and resources necessary to build high-quality out-of-school time programs in California, and for California to boast an abundance of high-quality out-of-school time opportunities that enable children and youth to maximize their potential. CAN will be presenting a workshop strand each day throughout the BOOST Conference. https://www.afterschoolnetwork.org
The Clare Rose Foundation, a non-profit Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking organization, is passionate about Creative Youth Development (CYD) and is sponsoring a workshop strand entitled, "The Rise of CYD." They will present a variety of workshops throughout the conference geared toward advancing creative skill-building, expression, and imagination to encourage principals of positive youth development. Topics covered include program leadership and development, partnerships and collaboration, pedagogy and practice, youth leadership, storytelling, social justice, and other pertinent topics.
The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is the second largest school district in the nation, enrolling over 640,000 students in grades K-12 in over 900 schools. They are constantly working to develop their staff and programs to better serve students in the region. LAUSD believes in mutual respect, equity, access, and collaboration, and has high expectations of all students, parents, staff, and administration to contribute to the excellence of the community and environment. LAUSD will present a workshop strand each day throughout the BOOST Conference. https://achieve.lausd.net/