Convening

The Alliance for Early Success hosts both an annual meeting and a strategy meeting each year with a combination of grantees, partners and investors. The meetings are by invitation only and include sessions that run the gamut from learning more about critical scientific research, messaging, or engaging business leaders in effective advocacy. Each meeting also gives participants the time to share strategies, discuss key policy issues and problem-solve with one another. In addition, the Alliance may co-convene or convene other meetings that help advance our work.

Upcoming Meetings

2017 Partner Summit
The annual Partner Summit that brings together state teams and national partners for plenary sessions, small group meetings and matching sessions.

Past Meetings

September 21-23, 2016 Partner Summit of the Alliance for Early Success in Scottsdale, AZ

To provide a forum for state officials and advocates in education and health care committed to supporting healthy child development to identify and discuss multi-sector strategies.
 
The annual Partner Summit brings together state teams and national partners for plenary sessions, small group meetings, and individualized technical assistance.  2015 marks the tenth anniversary of the Alliance for Early Success.
 
The annual Partner Summit that brings together state teams and national partners for plenary sessions, small group meetings and matching sessions. 
 
The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) and the Alliance for Early Success with the Annie E Casey Foundation convened state officials, national experts, researchers, program directors, and partnering organizations to engage in an exploration of the challenges and opportunities that exist for state policies and programs to better target supports to whole families.  
 
The New America Foundation convened early education and K-12 stakeholders to reflect on the past five years of progress, and discuss what policymakers can do and should do in the next five years to expand access to high-quality learning environment, birth through third grade.
 

February 25-26, 2014 - Health Policy Roundtable in Washington, D.C.
This was a meeting of experts and state and national partners to advance Alliance efforts to improve the healthy trajectory of young children. In partnership with the Keystone Center. Find the meeting materials including powerpoints. 

November 6-8, 2013 Partner Summit of the Alliance for Early Success and the Ounce of Prevention Summit in Boston, MA.  
This was the annual Partner Summit that brings together state teams and national partners for plenary sessions, small group meetings and matching sessions. Find the meeting materials including powerpoints. 

April 2013 State Policy Levers That Put Children on the Path to Success
This meeting was held at the Renaissance Hotel - Dupont Circle, Washington, DC and was co-sponsored by The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading.  Find the meeting agenda and meeting resources.

October 2012 Alliance National Meeting and Peer Advocate Roundtable
October 10-12 2012 - National Meeting and Peer Advocate Roundtable at the JW Marriott in New Orleans, Louisiana. Find the meeting agenda and meeting resources.

July 2011 Alliance National Meeting and Peer Advocate Roundtable
July 18-19, 2011 - National Meeting and Peer Advocate Roundtable at the Hilton Suites Chicago/Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Illinois. Find the meeting agenda and resources.