City as Classroom

AEC organizes and leads day-long experiences for teams of educators. These events use Pittsburgh as a classroom for innovative thinking and planning. AEC can tailor events to a specific theme or challenge.

If you are interested in organizing a planning event for your team, complete this short interest form or contact Yael Silk.


A hand-drawn mind map charting Hampton Township School District's challenges and paths to success.Hampton Township School District – graphic notes from 2018 planning event (notes by Emily Marko)

2018 Highlights


school districts participated


district staff engaged


connections facilitated between district staff and organizations

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