Recent Events

Center for Education and Workforce
6
Apr
Monday
1:30PM
2:30PM
6
April
Monday
1:30PM
2:30PM
To provide more information for childcare businesses struggling to stay afloat, the Chamber Foundation will host a webinar on Monday, April 6 to discuss COVID-19's impact on the childcare industry, the federal legislative response, resources available to small businesses, recommendations on how childcare providers can leverage loan programs, and more.  
Center for Education and Workforce
28
Feb
Friday
9:00AM
12:00PM
28
February
Friday
9:00AM
12:00PM
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20062
United States
Join the U.S. Chamber Foundation at the Early Education Summit in Washington, D.C. on February 28 to learn about unique childcare challenges facing U.S. states, hear new data on the economic impact of childcare breakdowns, and listen to experts who are developing solutions.
Center for Education and Workforce
4
Dec
Wednesday
2:00PM
2:00PM
4
December
Wednesday
2:00PM
2:00PM

On this webinar we will launch our early childhood education Messaging Guide, share the new data we have gathered, and discuss the insights and tips we've gleaned from it. 

Center for Education and Workforce
21
Nov
Thursday
3:00PM
3:00PM
21
November
Thursday
3:00PM
3:00PM
Build Up SMC has partners countywide that are dedicated to solving childcare facility challenges. The Bend Chamber has hired a full time staff to focus on childcare needs in central Oregon. They're here to answer your questions on how they did it and where they're going.
Center for Education and Workforce
19
Nov
Tuesday
1:30PM
1:30PM
19
November
Tuesday
1:30PM
1:30PM
Join us at #LetsChatECE to discuss the most effective language for building successful partnerships that last, some terminology tips, data to support the most common and compelling cases for why businesses should engage in early childhood education conversations, and some case studies that provide real-world examples of partnerships gone right.
Center for Education and Workforce
Emerging Issues
24
Oct
Thursday
9:00AM
9:00AM
24
October
Thursday
9:00AM
9:00AM
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20062
United States

At Talent Forward 2019, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's national workforce conference, we will explore how we define leadership at the intersection of work, education, and tech. How can we create the right environment to support the development of new partnerships and encourage change that is disruptive without being destructive? And once we're there, what does success look like? Join us with experts from across industries to discuss these questions and more.

Center for Education and Workforce
25
Sep
Wednesday
12:00AM
12:00AM
26
September
Thursday
12:00AM
12:00AM
Bend Chamber of Commerce
777 NW Wall St # 200
Bend, OR 97701
United States
The U.S. Chamber Foundation Center for Education and Workforce senior manager of policy and programs Julia Barfield will keynote a roadshow of events with Oregon chambers of commerce highlighting the positive economic impacts of investment in early childhood education, as well as the unique challenges facing the business community in Oregon. This roadshow will preview U.S. Chamber Foundation reports scheduled to launch in the first quarter of 2020 that will outline the economic impacts of childcare breakdowns on families, communities, and businesses for Oregon and three other U.S. states.
Center for Education and Workforce
9
Sep
Monday
9:00AM
9:00AM
9
September
Monday
9:00AM
9:00AM
New Orleans, LA
United States

The Fellowship Program consists of two separate, three-day intensive workshops that focus on the history, policy, and programming on topics spanning the education pipeline including early education, K-12, college and career readiness, postsecondary education, and workforce development. The workshops are taught by expert faculty as well as staff from state and local chambers who have put policy into practice to bring change and opportunity to their communities. 

Center for Education and Workforce
15
Jul
Monday
8:00AM
8:00AM
15
July
Monday
8:00AM
8:00AM
Denver, CO
United States
The Fellowship Program consists of two separate, three-day intensive workshops that focus on the history, policy, and programming on topics spanning the education pipeline including early education, K-12, college and career readiness, postsecondary education, and workforce development. The workshops are taught by expert faculty as well as staff from state and local chambers who have put policy into practice to bring change and opportunity to their communities. 
Center for Education and Workforce
17
Jun
Monday
12:00AM
12:00AM
19
June
Wednesday
12:00AM
12:00AM
Westin Peachtree Plaza
210 Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA
United States
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is hosting a roundtable strategy session to discuss business investments in early childhood education. Business leaders and early childhood education advocates from five state coalitions, including California, and national partners who represent 29 communities across the county. Our hope is that early education advocates and business leaders can learn from one another and share common challenges and successes.
Center for Education and Workforce
20
May
Monday
9:00AM
9:00AM
20
May
Monday
9:00AM
9:00AM
San Francisco, CA
United States
The Fellowship Program consists of two separate, three-day intensive workshops that focus on the history, policy, and programming on topics spanning the education pipeline including early education, K-12, college and career readiness, postsecondary education, and workforce development. The workshops are taught by expert faculty as well as staff from state and local chambers who have put policy into practice to bring change and opportunity to their communities. 
Center for Education and Workforce
17
Apr
Wednesday
2:00PM
2:00PM
17
April
Wednesday
2:00PM
2:00PM
How is early ed a workforce issue? Join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and Save the Children Action Network, Inc. for a #TwitterChat on April 17 to get and share the facts. Are you an advocate for early childhood education and care? Lend your voice to help us make the case for investment in early ed.

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