Tennessee will be hosting the 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) Multistate Conference in Chattanooga, TN October 24-26, 2016 in partnership with Kentucky, West Virginia, and Indiana.
REGISTRATION CLOSES SEPTEMBER 23rd
There will not be onsite registration.
Conference Location: Chattanooga Convention Center
Address: 1 Carter Plaza, Chattanooga, TN 37402
Conference Hotels and Payment Information: Register Tab
Conference Dates: October 24 - 26, 2016 View Agenda
Extended learning programs provide support services to students and families across each state. The conference is an opportunity to showcase best practices in providing quality out-of -school time programming.
Free Downtown Electric Shuttle buses
View the free shuttle bus map route or check out the Agenda tab for more information.
Unique Social Event!
We are excited to announce that we will be hosting an evening reception Monday, October 24th at the Tennessee Aquarium! Make plans to join us from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm for an aquarium adventure with free food and a cash bar. Check out the Reception tab for more details! Tickets for this event are SOLD OUT.
Chattanooga has so much to see and do that you'll want to come early and stay late!
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Keynote Speech; So What's Wrong with Kids These Days? An Exploration of What We Can Do to Support Children in a Complicated World
It is no secret that we live in an increasingly complex world and that this complexity has resulted in a number of challenges for the appropriate social and emotional development of youth today. In this session Jim gets back to the developmental basics and helps to give you some ideas about how we can better understand and support youth in a ever-changing and complicated world.
The most recognized male figure skating star in the world, Scott Hamilton has won 70 titles, awards and honors including an Emmy Award nomination, induction into the United States Olympic Hall of Fame and a privileged member of the World Figure Skating Hall of Fame. In 1984, he captured the attention of the world just over 30 years ago with his Olympic Gold medal performances in Saravejo and since has shared his love and enthusiasm for the sport as a commentator, performer, producer and best-selling author (Landing It, 1999; The Great Eight, 2009). He further inspires others as a speaker, humanitarian, and as a cancer and pituitary brain tumor survivor. Scott is actively involved in his Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation (Cancer Alliance for Research, Education and Survivorship. He serves on the Board of Directors for Special Olympics International, Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt and Provision Center for Proton Therapy. He is also the founder of the Scott Hamilton Skating Academy at Ford Ice Center in Antioch, TN, where he can frequently be found coaching Learn to Skate students and sharing his love of skating. In what little free time remains, Scott can be found on the golf course and enjoys spending time with his wife Tracie and four children - at their home outside Nashville, Tennessee.
Dr. Adolph Brown aka "The World's Greatest Edu-tainer" is recognized as one of America's leading authorities on Educational Excellence and Leadership Development. Adolph overcame an upbringing of extreme poverty and violence, welfare, fatherlessness, and a single-mother led household. His ultimate life desire is to empower individuals, families, and youth to take charge of their lives and create a brighter future for themselves, their community, and their country. He is the founder of the Wellness Group, LLC and is presently on a writing sabbatical from Hampton University where he was a tenured full professor, chairperson of the department of psychology/education, and academic dean of the graduate college.
Hosted by The Tennessee Department of Education, Extending Learning Programs in partnership with Kentucky, West Virginia, and Indiana State Departments of Education. Funding for 21st Century Community Learning Center programs is provided by the U.S. Department of Education under Title IV, B of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). All Rights Reserved.