MAA Virtual Mini-Summit

April 30th, 2021

The Call for presenters now open for the MAA Virtual Learning  Mini Summit on April 30, 2021!  

Presenters may submit proposals for two hour sessions, running between 9:00AM-4:30PM. We welcome your proposals for creating an inclusive, learner-centered, community-driven event that will break new ground in what is possible for online events and community-building. Submissions for sessions are due by March 7, 2021. Presenters will receive notification of acceptance by March 12, 2021

MAA hopes to cultivate an online learning space that will strengthen the out-of-school time community with a focus on ideas that are actionable and relevant for today and the future. We encourage proposals that address the needs of the full age range of children and youth who participate in out-of-school time programs. 

Topics of Interest include but are not limited to: 

  • Trauma-Informed Programming
  • Impact of Trauma on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 
  • Intentional and actionable program planning and implementation 
  • Mindfulness and Self-Care
  • Understanding and Mitigating the Impact of COVID-19 and social isolation on staff, families and youth

Presenters must be practitioners from the field and presentations must be non-commercial in nature.

For questions contact us at or 269-337-0707

To submit a proposal through our form, click here