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  • 1.  K-12 Symposium

    Posted 30 days ago

    Join the Washington Architecture Foundation the day before the #AIA24 conference begins for an engaging symposium on K-12 architecture education. This symposium features five case studies from across the country and five panel discussions on such topics as:

    • Developing Relationships with School Districts
    • Recruiting and Keeping Volunteers
    • Fundraising Sources and Approaches
    • Community Engagement, Outreach, and PR
    • Operations, Infrastructure, Governance

    AIA has sponsored lunch, so this full-day session is being offered completely free of charge. Here is the link to sign up.

    Contact Mary Fitch at if you have any questions. 

    Devon Davis, Manager of K-12 Initiatives & Engagement