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National Fundamentals of Organizing and Civic Engagement Workshop 2022

Build the knowledge, skills, and networks needed to organize for educational equity at our organizing workshop!

The National Fundamentals of Organizing and Civic Engagement Workshop is a dynamic training program that includes online learning and a virtual workshop designed to help you build a foundation of organizing skills and connect to organizers across the country. 

Learn how to use your power to change policies, gain the support of decision-makers, create systems that positively impact student outcomes, and meet with leading organizers from around the country.


2022 Applications are Closed


Program Agenda

  • Before the workshop, you’ll complete brief online courses that will expose you to the fundamentals of organizing and civic engagement. These modules will focus on the organizing cycle, power, self-interest, and building a constituency. 
  • During the workshop, you’ll build on your takeaways from your online courses by practicing your personal story, exploring power, and building skills in conducting individual relational meetings and house meetings. The workshop includes a mix of hands-on, small group activities, brief presentations, simulations, skill-building, and practice with national experts across the country.
  • After the workshop, you’ll put your lessons into practice in your community and take next steps in your organizing journey.


Why Should You Attend?

  • You want to get more involved in grassroots efforts in your community.
  • You’re interested in a more advanced organizing training.
  • You’d like to become a member of your local Organizing Alliance or are considering organizing leadership opportunities.
  • Email with any questions.




2022 Applications are Closed


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