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Webinar invitation: AmeriCorps + High Impact Tutoring = Student Success
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- Lessons from the Field Webinar Series -

AmeriCorps + High Impact Tutoring = Student Success

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 | 3:00 – 4:30 PM ET


Attention: State and District Leaders, School Administrators, Educators, Student Support Personnel, AmeriCorps and Other Mentoring Volunteers/Staff, Parents, and Education Stakeholders, including Community Based Organizations


The U.S. Department of Education is hosting a webinar series to address hot topics that are on the top of educators’ minds. After sharing federal updates, the series features lessons learned and best practices from faculty, staff, schools, districts, institutions of higher education, and other places of educational instruction. It also shares a variety of useful resources.


On behalf of the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education's Office of Safe and Supportive Schools, the National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) invites you to join the next Lessons from the Field webinar, AmeriCorps + High Impact Tutoring = Student Success.


Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2022


Time: 3:00 – 4:30 pm ET

Please join the U.S. Department of Education and AmeriCorps for this webinar exploring the role evidence-based, high impact tutoring can play inaddressing learning loss experienced by students during the COVID pandemic and beyond. National, state, and local strategies will be shared, includingdirect examples from field practitioners via AmeriCorps partnerships.


  • ·     Ruth Ryder, Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Education
  • ·     Mary Hyde, Ph.D., Director, Office of Research and Evaluation, AmeriCorps
  • ·     Atalaya Sergi, Director, AmeriCorps Seniors
  • ·     Elizabeth Pawloski, CVA, National Director, Tutoring Partnerships and Expansion, OASIS
  • ·     Jason Sefrit, Ed.D., Superintendent, City of St. Charles School District, Missouri
  • ·     Sonali Nijhawan, Director, AmeriCorps State and National
  • ·     Lindsay Dolce, Chief Advancement Officer, Ampact
  • ·     Shawonnna Coleman, Executive Director, Georgia Programs
  • ·     Brooke Humphrey, Executive Director, Curriculum and Instruction, Fulton County Schools, Georgia
  • ·     Itzel Galindo, Executive Director, Wisconsin Programs
  • ·     Mallory Umar, Assistant Director, Curriculum & Instruction, Racine Unified School District, Wisconsin


Related Resources

This event will reference the following resources, which we encourage you to access in advance of the webinar to inform participation:



For your reference, slides for this presentation will be posted on the event webpage on the day of the event. The recording and other webinar materials willbe posted a day after the event.


You must register to participate in this presentation.


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Please contact NCSSLE if you have any questions. We look forward to sharing this information with you and hearing about the important work you aredoing in your schools, communities, and states to meet the needs of students and staff.

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The U.S. Department of Education is the agency of the federal government that establishes policy for, administers and coordinates most federal assistance to education. It assists the president in executing his education policies for the nation and in implementing laws enacted by Congress. The Department's mission is to serve America's students-to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.