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Thank you to the 2017 School Readiness Summit Sponsors

Summit Education Initiative (SEI) appreciates local businesses, organizations and foundations for their support of the second annual Summit County First Things First School Readiness Summit.

We thank the following for their financial contributions to the 2017 School Readiness Summit.

Premier Sponsor

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Thank You to the 2017 Their Success Is Our Success Sponsors

This year, The Huntington National Bank is again the Presenting Sponsor for SEI's Their Success Is Our Success annual event. SEI will present the sixth annual Community Report on Educational Attainment for Summit County on Thursday, Oct. 12 at Greystone Hall. Community partners and other SEI supporters will attend this sold-out event. READ MORE»

Summit County’s First Cohort of CLASS Act Scholars Began the Program Sept. 15

Summit Education Initiative (SEI) has announced the names of 20 individuals who will represent the first cohort of CLASS Act Scholars of Summit County through May 2018. CLASS Act Scholars is a new program that combines the Classroom Assessment Scoring System® (CLASS®) with free coaching, mentoring and professional development for a group of educators working in Summit County preschools. Generous funding from GAR Foundation, GPD Group Employees’ Foundation and PNC Foundation will support CLASS Act Scholars’ pilot year and beyond. Find out who was selected in this post. READ MORE»

Summit Education Initiative hosts annual Community Report on Educational Attainment Oct. 12

The Summit Education Initiative Board of Directors and staff invite the public to register for its sixth annual Community Report on Educational Attainment, held Thursday, Oct. 12, from 5-7 p.m. Read more about the event in this story on cleveland.com. READ MORE»

Summit Education Initiative to ‘Be the Change’ for Every Student

Summit Education Initiative (SEI) will be the change for students in Summit County during a national convening in Phoenix, Ariz, this Oct. 3 through Oct. 5. Continuing SEI's work to help all students in Summit County, some staff members will join more than 400 community leaders from across the country for the 2017 StriveTogether Cradle to Career Network Convening, Be the Change: Getting Results for Every Child. Read more about the Convening in this post. READ MORE»