Webinars

You can view our webinars below, organized in chronological order, or visit our channel page to view webinars by content category.

Ascend is pleased to offer these resources to the growing two-generation field. We kindly request that you attribute Ascend’s work by citing the webinar referenced. Please email ascend.info@aspeninstitute.org with any questions. Thank you!

Webinar: Toxic! Stress, Health, and ACEs


The Adverse Childhood Experiences study is one of the largest investigations ever conducted to assess associations between childhood maltreatment and later-life health and well-being. The ACE Study findings suggest that certain experiences are major risk factors for the leading causes of illness and death as well as poor quality of life in the United States.…

Webinar: What’s in Your Piggy Bank?


Join us for a webinar on new paths to economic security for children and their parents through child savings accounts. Featured speakers: Reggie Bicha, Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Human Services, and Andrea Levere, President of CFED, in conversation with Anne Mosle, Vice President, the Aspen Institute. Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 Time:…