Lights On Afterschool celebrations began now through the rest of the week with additional events being held later in the month. View kclinc.org/lightson to find a Lights On Afterschool celebration near you.
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The Local Investment Commission (LINC) is a citizen-driven community collaborative involving efforts by the state of Missouri to work with neighborhood leaders, citizens, business, civic and labor leaders to improve the lives of children and families in the Kansas City region. Learn more about LINC.
Coalition for Community Schools continues to support equity in community schools across the country with the launch of its new website, equityandcommunityschools.org. Stories from community schools can be read and shared on the website which also provides resources to teachers and school staff.
Educare, the LINC initiative to support child care and early education providers, will host a large group training on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m, at Conn-West Elementary School, 1100 High Grove Rd, Grandview, MO 64030.
Independence Night Out Against Crime, held at McCoy Park this year, brought 500 area residents together with law enforcement from Independence and Sugar Creek for an evening of free food, family fun, and preventing crime through education and awareness.
National Alliance of Black School Educators and the U.S. Department of Education will host the 9th Annual Parents Summit Wednesday, November 19. Area parents are invited to attend the summit to learn more about topics that relevant to them and their family including federal student aid, bullying, Understanding the Missouri and Kansas Common Core, and more.