Save the date for the 2021 ECOC Summit: January 16, 2021 at Colorado College
In light of Covid-19, Diversity University will take place remotely this year. Diversity University scheduled for July 27 to July 31, 2020 is full. Due to the high level of interest, ECOC is also offering one-day Diversity University Sessions. Registration is closed for all of the one-day sessions.
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The Leadership Academy begins in October 2020.
SAVE THE DATE: The 2021 ECOC Summit will be held
January 16, 2021 at Colorado College.
To dismantle the cradle-to-prison pipeline for children of color
and children in poverty through education.
14th Annual ECOC Summit
January 16, 2021
Every year in January, we host our annual summit. Over 1,000 students, professionals and parents attend.
Diversity University I sessions offered on July 27 - 31, 2020 is full.
The purpose of this institute is to improve the ability of professionals and the community to respond to the needs of a culturally diverse population.
PART I: June 29- June 30, 2020
PART II: July 23-July 24, 2020
ECOC will offer two 15-hour workshops during the Summer 2020 on differentiating instruction and assessment for culturally and linguistically diverse learners, intended for teachers seeking to earn educational credits.
The SAT Prep program offers tutoring to help students prepare for the SAT test. This program starts after the ECOC Summit and goes through mid-April each year.
The ECOC Leadership Academy is designed to prepare our Student Ambassadors to introduce and assist their assigned speakers at the annual ECOC, as well as to enhance our students' leadership capabilities, confidence, and ability to pursue college.
As of 2020, ECOC has provided over $200,000 in scholarships and educational gifts. This is a monumental milestone in ECOC history!!!
iInspire recognizes youth from El Paso County, Colorado, who have overcome adversity and inspired others to do the same. iInspire’s goal is to recognize those youth who might not receive recognition, but definitely deserve it.
Children of color are more likely to experience negative outcomes in the school, child welfare and juvenile justice systems than their white peers. Explore the data here.
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Scholarships and Educational Gifts
Since 2008, we have awarded over $200,000 in scholarships and educational gifts. We have also given away over 200 laptops.
The 14th Annual ECOC 2021 Summit will be held on January 16, 2021
Cost: Free to parents and students, 8th grade and above. $35 for professionals who register in advance.
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Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you.
Nunn Construction, a local construction company, has initiated a "Gratitude Challenge" and as part of the giving campaign will match donations (up to $5,000) you make to ECOC between now and August 1.
Your generous gift will help us fund our mission to help those in need. Together, we can make a difference.
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