Resources

Restorative Practices Journey January 2021
Monday, January 11, 3-5 pm
Book Discussion Around White Fragility:
Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Race PDF
Register Here

Financial Planning Association Presentations on College Financial Planning and the FAFSA in SPANISH and HAITIAN CREOLE, January 13 and January 20  Register Here
These presentations will be valuable for anyone who wants to learn more about the College Financial Aid process, and specifically the FAFSA form. The presentations are part of the free educational program MONEY MATTERS.

Wednesday, January 13, 6:30 - 8:30 pm: Free presentation in Spanish PDF

ÚNETE A NOSOTROS PARA UNA PRESENTACIÓN VIRTUAL GRATUITA: PLANIFICACIÓN DE AYUDA FINANCIERA UNIVERSITARIA
13 DE ENERO DEL 2021 desde las 6:30 a las 8:00 de la noche 
Esta presentación será valiosa para cualquiera que desee obtener más información sobre el proceso de aplicación para ayuda financiera universitaria, y específicamente, el formulario FAFSA. 
La Inscripción es gratis y fácil en: www.moneymattersfpact.org 

Wednesday, January 20, 6:30 - 8:30 pm: Free presentation in Haitian Creole PDF

Jwenn nou pou yon prezantasyon vityèl gratis: Planifikasyon èd finansye pou kolè
20 Janvye 2021 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm  
Prezantasyon sa ap gen anpil valè pou nenpòt moun ki vle aprann plis sou pwosesis èd finansye pou kolèj, espesyalman, fòm FAFSA a.
Enskripsyon an gratis epi fasil nan: www.moneymattersfpact.org

Community Racial Justice Series, Sessions Four & Five, Tuesday, January 19 and Tuesday, January 26 PDF
Race and Religion
Seeking the Beloved Community: Faith Through the Lens of Race

Session Four: January 19, 2021, 12-1 pm
Register Here
Panelists: Cantor Jill Abramson, Congregation Shir Ami; Rev. Dr. Michael Christie, Union Baptist Church; Maher Hussein, President Islamic Center of NY (Stamford)

Session Five: January 26 at 6:30 pm
Register Here
Panelists: Néstor Gómez, First Congregational Chruch; Rev. Dr. Robert Jackson, Bethel African Methodist Episcopal; Rev. Dr. Cheryl McFadden, Christ Church of Greenwich

Community Racial Justice Series Session Three PDF
Steps to Becoming an Anti-Racist Organization:
Join Us for a Conversation with Local Leaders
Tuesday, December 15, 1-2:30 pm
View the Recorded Session Here

Related Resources:
It's Time for Greater Foundation Board Diversity by H. Art Taylor, in Forbes Magazine
Black and Brown Boys Don't Need to Learn "Grit", They Need Schools to Stop Being Racist, by André Perry PDF
DOMUS Knights Student Obstacles PDF

Strive Together 2021 Quarter One Network Offerings PDF
Network Trainings offered by the national Strive Together Network.
You can register for trainings from this interactive PDF.

Fall 2020 Strive Together Cradle to Career Convening Daily Summaries

Mindful Monday PDF
Together Tuesday PDF
Workshop Wednesday PDF
Transformational Thursday PDF
Forward Friday PDF

Money Matters: College Financial Aid Planning / Understanding the FAFSA
Wednesday, November 4, 6:30 - 8:30 PM Eastern Time

Community Racial Justice Series Session One
Community Adverse Experiences with Assistant Superintendent Olympia Della Flora

Community Resources Webinar

  • October 22, 10:30 AM Eastern Time (English)

ZOOM Tutoring Trainings PDF of Handouts

Stamford Stands Against Racism Webinars:

Health Resources

Vaccination information for children, click here for English flyer, click here for Spanish flyer and here for Portuguese flyer.

Summer Programming Resources

  • Join the Boys and Girls Club of Stamford for a Virtual Event Closing the Achievement Gap August 5, 2020 at 7 PM, A panel of community leaders, experts and a special guest will explore what we can do to help our youth succeed in the future. Click here for flyer and additional information.
  • Kindergarten Readiness Fairs: Click here for the flyer and additional information on how to attend one of our outdoor Kindergarten Readiness Fairs! Fairs will include:
    • Kindergarten Registration: Stamford Public Schools staff will register your child for school
    • Kindergarten Readiness Assessment: Stamford educators will complete a storybook-based assessment with your child to help teachers know more about how to begin their kindergarten literacy instruction with your child.
    • Register for a Free Physical Exam: School-Based Health Center staff will be available to register your child for a well-child physical exam or required immunizations. 
  • Beyond Limits Academics is offering virtual Summer Math Academies for middle and high school students to review and refresh critical math skills and learn core math concepts. FREE for families eligible for free or reduced price lunch. Click here for flyer. 
  • Beyond Limits hosts a virtual summer program for SPS students entering 6th grade. Click here for flyer.
  • SC2C, Family Centers, Stamford Public Schools and SPEF have collaborated on a free program for families with children entering Kindergarten called Bridge to K. Click here for flyer and additional information.

Census 2020 Resources

Census 2020 Flyer- English, Spanish and Haitian Creole available

Restorative Practices Resources

Additional Documents

Stamford Cradle to Career Reports (PDF)

Articles

Launch Event - November 10, 2016

Leadership Council

Design Institute
Our Design Institute in December 2015 brought together many stakeholders to help design the project, including our ultimate goals for this initiative. The documents below are the result of that meeting.