2021 Virtual Spring Convening

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- Agenda -

Council Update

Dr. Henry Webb, NKYEC Board of Directors, Kenton County School District


Blueprint for Kentucky’s Children

Terry Brooks, KY Youth Advocates


NKY Resiliency Poll Data

Dr. Rich Gilman, Terrace Metrics


Diversity & Inclusion Opportunities

Dr. Thomas Woods-Tucker, KDE


Panel Discussion – Taking Action to Support Student Success

Jill Gay, Family Nurturing Center

Dave Schroeder, Kenton County Public Libraries

Julia Pile, Parent Camp

Chad Molley, Erlanger-Elsmere Schools

Dr. Fernando Figueroa, Gateway Community & Technical College

Zoom Meeting Recording



Convening Presentations


Kids Count Resouces

Kentucky KIDS COUNT County Data Book, county data profiles, and a Data Dashboard: https://kyyouth.org/kentucky-kids-count/.

Facts sheets and other relevant information on the 2021 Blueprint for Kentucky's Children: https://kyyouth.org/blueprintky/.

Advocate Virtual Forums or Making Kids Count podcast conversations.

The Kinship Families Coalition of Kentucky offers a curated list of support groups and resources like the new Kentucky Grandparent and Relative Caregiver Handbookhttps://kinshipky.org/.

The Kosair Charities Face It Movement is an initiative of 100+ partners across the state committed to preventing and ending child abuse and neglect in the Commonwealth. Face It offers a variety of resources for parents and caregivers, training and other engagement opportunities, as well as data and policy advocacy efforts: https://faceitabuse.org/.

The Bounce Coalition offers trainings and resources focused on understanding the impact of trauma/ACEs and building resiliency: https://bouncecoalition.org/.

True Up is an organization focused on supporting youth and young adults as they transition out of the state's care by empowering them with skills and resources: http://www.trueuplouisville.com/.