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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.)


May 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 plan. To register, send an email inquiry to info@CITYccl.org. (Spaces are limited and RSVP is required.)

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 the end of 8th grade and Gateway Exhibition at the end of 12th grade. Participants will observe and participate in actual 8th grader portfolio presentations and […]

Jun 6

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 plan. To register, send an email inquiry to info@CITYccl.org. (Spaces are limited and RSVP is required.)

Jun 7

Kore Press: Culturally Responsive Teaching Institute

We are excited to help sponsor the ‘Culturally Responsive Teaching Institute’ presented by Kore Press* on Thursday, June 7th by providing our recently renovated ‘collaborative learning’ space at 37 East Pennington St. for the day-long event.  This amazing experience will include a morning and afternoon session, breakfast & lunch, and a copy of the anthology Letters to […]

Jun 11

PLC – Summer Institute

June 11-15, 2018 This week-long training gives participants the skills, tools, and experiences needed to launch and facilitate powerful professional learning communities (PLCs) in their schools and districts. Registration link >> CITY Center for Collaborative Learning’s PLC Summer Institute is an immersive, hands-on professional development experience. Participants develop the habits and skills they will need to facilitate and coach a transformational […]

Jun 18

PD Workshops: How Poetry Can Help ASD Students Reach Expressive Potential

CITY Center for Collaborative Learning and the UA Poetry Center are collaborating to bring Chris Martin to Tucson for a week-long, immersive teacher training on Poetry & Autism June 18-22 with a Saturday parent experience on June 23rd.  “Recent studies have shown that poetry is often the most direct linguistic expression for many on the autism spectrum. Poet and Unrestricted Interest co-founder […]

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 in the federal court ruling that Arizona’s anti-Mexican American Studies law can no longer be enforced…  our work continues as we call […]

Jul 23

‘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 foundational workshop for understanding and implementing Gold Standard PBL.  It provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to design, assess, […]

Sep 8

Edcamp Tucson VII

CITY Center for Collaborative Learning’s Bi-Annual Free Education ‘Unconference’ 9/8/18 Edcamp 9:00 – 12:30 (8:30 Breakfast & Check-in) Register today at EdcampTucson7.eventbrite.com Download Flyer   Come one, come all to Tucson’s premier ‘edcamp’ experience. If you care about the present and the future of education in southern Arizona – this Tucson unconference is for you.  You will create […]

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