HLN EVENT CALENDAR

Explore our calendar to learn about upcoming HLN events and important dates and deadlines for our programs.

Upcoming Events

Application Deadline

Fellowship Application Deadline

March 2, 2021

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Annual HLN Gala

Harvard Club of Houston Annual Gala

October 15, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Harvard Club of Houston and the Houston Learning Network present the Crimson Award Gala 2021 honoring George W. Strake, Jr., HBS Class of ’61. The Gala will be open to alumni and guests of Harvard, including non-Harvard individuals and corporations. We anticipate that the event will sell out at the 300+ capacity. We hope…

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Past Events

Media Literacy, Media Overload

Media Literacy in a Time of an Increased Media Diet

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Being bombarded by media stories is difficult for all of us. How can we educate our school communities to be informed but not overwhelmed? Join us in a discussion with Director of Libraries and Center for Inquiry Rajeeni Galloway, and leave with strategies to help create a healthy media balance. Register Here

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Disrupted School Year

How to Help Students and Families Find the Closure They Need in a Disrupted School Year

May 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

With school campuses closed for the remainder of the academic year, many students and families are grappling with feelings of sadness and loss. We will hear from Dr. Elizabeth Fedrick, licensed professional counselor, and Shawn Abele, technology integration educator, on ways parents and students can cope with these different emotions and create meaningful alternatives for…

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Remote or Hybrid Learning

HGSE Education Now: What Makes a High-Quality Remote or Hybrid Learning Experience?

July 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

As school leaders come together to envision and reopen schools this fall, they face deep complexity. To navigate the uncertainty and build a remote or hybrid learning experience that is rich and meaningful, schools will have to develop a collaborative planning process that combines strong leadership with broad stakeholder representation. HGSE’s Jal Mehta and MIT’s…

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Teachers as Allies

Common Sense Education: How General Ed and Special Ed Teachers Can Partner as Allies

July 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Partnering general ed and special ed teachers through a strong allyship brings benefits to all students. How can these two groups of educators best communicate, share resources, share strategies, and develop skills to complement each other? How do we keep from segregating our populations in a way that is detrimental to the students? Learn how…

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Early Education

HGSE Education Now: Dilemmas and Decisions in Early Education

July 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The biweekly webinars will be hosted by a rotation of HGSE faculty members and premier live on Zoom and Facebook beginning Wednesday, June 24 through September 2. Episodes will be recorded and available to view later on YouTube and Facebook.

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Using Improv to Redefine Education

July 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us for another week of Common Sense’s weekly video series, where we’ll sit for short discussions with educators from all over the country to learn how they’re coping with school closures, putting together distance learning plans, and addressing some of the challenges that come with teaching remotely. When you think of improv, you probably…

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Equity in Education

HGSE Education Now: How to Run an Equitable School

August 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The biweekly webinars will be hosted by a rotation of HGSE faculty members and premier live on Zoom and Facebook beginning Wednesday, June 24 through September 2. Episodes will be recorded and available to view later on YouTube and Facebook.

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Maintaining Student Mental Health and Wellbeing

HGSE Education Now: Maintaining Student Mental Health and Wellbeing — from a Distance

August 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The biweekly webinars will be hosted by a rotation of HGSE faculty members and premier live on Zoom and Facebook beginning Wednesday, June 24 through September 2. Episodes will be recorded and available to view later on YouTube and Facebook.

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Creating and Sustaining Strong Relationships with Families

HGSE Education Now: Creating and Sustaining Strong Relationships with Families

September 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The biweekly webinars will be hosted by a rotation of HGSE faculty members and premier live on Zoom and Facebook beginning Wednesday, June 24 through September 2. Episodes will be recorded and available to view later on YouTube and Facebook.

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