The conferences on this page have been approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) program officer. Before registering for and attending any of these conferences, you must seek approval from PDE.


2021 Boost Conference

Tuesday, April 27 – Friday, April 30, 2021 | Virtual Event

Join the largest, most recognized and comprehensive global convening for after school, expanded learning, and in and out-of-school time professionals. Set in a retreat-like atmosphere, this annual, extraordinary event will rejuvenate your passion, boost your direction for quality programming and provide tools and resources that will inspire you to create change.


21st CCLC 2021 Summer Symposium

Tuesday, July 20 – Thursday, July 22, 2021 | Virtual Event

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Elementary and Secondary Education is pleased to announce the Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant Program 2021 Summer Symposium. This conference, hosted by the Office of School Support and Accountability.

The virtual Summer Symposium is a three-day event focused on providing state education agencies and their grantees with relevant plenary sessions and workshops on successful strategies in implementing and managing all components of a program.

Additional information about Summer Symposium details, including registration materials, will be available in early spring. Be sure to save the date!