Ascend Covenings

Date: June 8, 2021
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
This discussion was one of more than 15 sessions from the 2021 Aspen Forum on Children and Families.
ConveningJune 8, 2021
Date: June 8, 2021
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
Unprecedented in its scope and scale, the American Recovery Act opens up pathways to economic opportunity for families. How do states use the new law to remove barriers for families and meaningfully dismantle structural racism and end pernicious...
ConveningJune 8, 2021
Date: June 7, 2021
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
The past decade has seen remarkable progress and momentum in the modern day two-generation (2Gen) movement. 2Gen programs at the local, state, and federal level, well-informed by those most impacted and rooted in the community, are improving family...
ConveningJune 7, 2021
Date: June 7, 2021
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
Parents and caregivers are resilient, but they need smart and effective help right now. In this conversation we will learn how the 2Gen field can hit the ground running with bold, family-centered policies and practices that can immediately put all...
ConveningJune 7, 2021
Date: June 7, 2021
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
Authentic engagement and radical listening: this is how two-generation (2Gen) innovations begin. In this discussion, we will hear from parents who have elevated their voices and in turn shaped programs and policies for other families. As an Ascend...
ConveningJune 7, 2021
Date: June 7, 2021
Location: Virtual (Zoom)
Guaranteed income pilots and projects have proliferated across the country over the last few years – what results do these pilots demonstrate, and what might the implications be for how we approach entrenched narratives around families with low...
ConveningJune 7, 2021