Investee Cohort Gatherings

2017 Investee Cohort Gathering

2017 Investee Cohort Gathering

The Foundation hosted its fifth annual Investee Cohort Gathering in November 2017 at the University of Bridgeport. Each investee was recognized and celebrated for the achievements they have made over the past five years, followed by a panel discussion and breakout session on equity and social and emotional learning.

2016 Investee Cohort Gathering

2016 Investee Cohort Gathering

The Foundation hosted its fourth annual Investee Cohort Gathering in November 18, 2016 at the University of Bridgeport. Investees and partners shared updates on their work, we recognized outgoing Superintendent Fran Rabinowitz, and we hosted a panel discussion on meaningful family engagement and social and emotional learning.

2015 Investee Cohort Gathering

2015 Investee Cohort Gathering

The Foundation hosted its third annual Investee Cohort Gathering in November 2015 at the Discovery Museum in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Investees and partners shared updates on their work and we hosted a panel discussion on trauma and toxic stress.

2014 Investee Cohort Gathering

2014 Investee Cohort Gathering

The Foundation had the pleasure of hosting an inspiring investee cohort gathering in November 2014. At this workshop, our investees shared their social and emotional learning (SEL) strategies and objectives; Dr. Stephanie Jones and her team at the Harvard Graduate School of Education described a model for how SEL skills relate to and support broader educational goals; and Dr. Clark McKown, from the Rush Neurobehavioral Center, shared some of his latest work to facilitate effective measurement of SEL skill development in the classroom setting.