Announcements & Opportunities

Opportunities for CBOs, Students & Families

Check the links below for new opportunities and resources, for CBO staff and the students you serve!

2023 Coastal Art and Poetry Contest - grades K-12 - Due 1/31/23

2023 Coastal Art and Poetry Contest - grades K-12

California students in kindergarten through 12th grade are invited to submit artwork or poetry with a California coastal or marine theme to the Coastal Art & Poetry Contest, presented by the California Coastal Commission.

Up to ten winners will be selected to win $100 to an art store (art winners) or $100 to a bookstore (poetry winners). Each winner will also receive four tickets to the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach. Each winner's sponsoring teacher will receive a $50 gift certificate for educational supplies, courtesy of Acorn Naturalists. 

Students may have their work featured on Commission web pages and materials, and winners and honorable mentions will be exhibited at multiple venues throughout the state.

Alameda County Office of Ed - Action Changes Things (ACT) Conference - reg. by 10/28/22

November 3, 2022 "A.C.T. - Action Changes Things" SEL, Safe & Healthy Schools Conference is back and in person. 

ExCEL will sponsor up to 50 participants from ExCEL lead agencies for the conference.Below is the link to register for the A.C.T. Conference. Please enter the code “SFUSD22” and  register before noon on Friday, October 28, 2022 before 3:00pm.

Again, the directions, parking and map to the event is available below:

The conference is located at Hilton Oakland Airport - One Hegenberger Rd, Oakland, CA 94621.  Most people will enter through the “main entrance”, located on Hegenberger Road (left side of attached map - circled).  Parking is available in the “parking” area to the left, or behind, “BLDG. #4” (located toward the top of the attached image - circled).  Check-in will be in the Pavilion Foyer, circled on the attached map.  We will send more details to registrants over the next two weeks, but these are the basics.

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This page was last updated on November 28, 2022