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This page includes all upcoming events at CITY Center for Collaborative Learning. To view professional development opportunities only, visit the PD Events page. To view community engagement events only, click here. (For past events, scroll to the bottom of the page.)


Feb 17

Somos Familia: A Family Love Event

City High School’s Family Association invites the Tucson community to come celebrate the importance of community and family love. Somos Familia is a community event that seeks to refocus the energy of St Valentine’s Day back… Read more »

Mar 1

Open House & Campaign Kickoff

Our new collaborative learning center is taking shape! The first phase of renovation is almost complete, and we are inviting the community in for a sneak peek. Please join us for an open… Read more »

Mar 8

Coffee with the E.D.

Executive Director Carrie Brennan leads a monthly tour and talk from 9-10am at the Pennington Street campus. Learn more about our organization and programs, our new mission and vision, and our CITY 2020 strategic… Read more »

Mar 13

Place-Based Learning Residency Workshop

This ‘Place-Based Learning’ Residency Workshop is an all-day immersion inquiry for educators interested in the innovative, place-based programming at our two Paulo Freire Freedom Schools (grades 6-8) and City High School (grades 9-12) in Tucson, Arizona and how… Read more »

Mar 16

SafeArt Workshop

On March 16th (8:30 am – 3:30 pm), CITY Center for Collaborative Learning is hosting this day-long workshop for adult learners that addresses trauma-informed arts education and how expression can be a powerful… Read more »

Mar 23

SRI Facilitator Retreat

March 23-24, 2018 Tucson’s CITY Center for Collaborative Learning is excited to host one of the School Reform Initiative‘s four national, stand-alone retreats in 2018  (Providence, RI in January; San Antonio, TX in February; Tucson, AZ in… Read more »

Apr 3

AZ Gives Day

Contribute to CITY Center for Collaborative Learning on AZ Gives Day. Support our mission to promote teaching and learning. Help us make a difference in the lives of young people and their educators! Visit our… Read more »

Apr 13

Pennington Street Showcase

The Pennington Street Showcase builds on the success of our annual Block Party. The event spotlights student projects and performances from our three schools – the Paulo Freire middle schools and City High School.… Read more »

May 9

Student Portfolio/Exhibition Residency Workshop

This workshop will be an immersion into the ‘graduation by exhibition’ process at CITY Center’s three demonstration schools. Workshop participants will learn about and understand deeply the multi-year exhibition process that culminates in a final Portfolio Exhibition at… Read more »

Jun 11

PLC – Summer Institute

June 11-15, 2018 This week-long training (8:30 am – 4:00 pm each day) gives participants the skills, tools, and experiences needed to launch and facilitate powerful professional learning communities (PLCs) in their schools and districts. The… Read more »

Jul 6

2018 XITO Summer Institute

“Justice, Liberation and Self-Determination” XITO’s 5th Annual Summer Institute July 6 -8, 2018 Tucson, AZ “XITO’s 5th Annual Summer Institute focuses on justice, liberation and self-determination for our communities. With our recent victory… Read more »

Jul 23

Save the Dates: ‘PBL 101’ Workshop

CITY Center for Collaborative Learning and the Pima County School Superintendent’s Office are bringing the Buck Institute for Education’s (BIE) ‘PBL 101’ Workshop to Tucson on July 23-25, 2018 ‘PBL 101’ is BIE’s… Read more »

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