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Upcoming Conferences

September 2014
Charlotte, North Carolina

Save 50%! Regular price is $685. SPECIAL discounted price of $343 when you register today!

Turning around schools is tough work, and you shouldn’t have to do it alone. We invite you to join us at the School Improvement Summit to learn how you can get proven results in just one year. The School Improvement Summit is anchored on Nine Foundational Practices that represent over 10 years of effective schools research.

October 2014
Austin, Texas

The Data Teams 4 Learning seminar teaches a collaborative model for implementing data-driven decision making at the instructional level. The Data Teams process provides a structure for teachers to specifically identify areas of student need and collaboratively decide on the best instructional approach in response to those needs. This structure allows schools and school systems to break down the silos of individual practice and create instead truly professional teams of educators who continuously reflect on and improve their practice.

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October 2014
Austin, Texas

During this two‑day seminar participants will learn the 10‑step process for creating Common Formative Assessments and will develop a sample assessment with accompanying scoring guides. This highly interactive seminar ensures educators gain a deep understanding of how to collaboratively develop and refine assessments to gather reliable and timely feedback on their student’s progress.

October 2014
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

During this two‑day seminar participants will learn the 10‑step process for creating Common Formative Assessments and will develop a sample assessment with accompanying scoring guides. This highly interactive seminar ensures educators gain a deep understanding of how to collaboratively develop and refine assessments to gather reliable and timely feedback on their student’s progress.

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October 2014
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Data Teams 4 Learning Seminar teaches a collaborative model for implementing data-driven decision making at the instructional level. The Data Teams process provides a structure for teachers to specifically identify areas of student need and collaboratively decide on the best instructional approach in response to those needs. This structure allows schools and school systems to break down the silos of individual practice and create instead truly professional teams of educators who continuously reflect on and improve their practice.

October 2014
Dallas, Texas

Save 50%! Regular price is $685. SPECIAL discounted price of $343 when you register today!

Turning around schools is tough work, and you shouldn’t have to do it alone. We invite you to join us at the School Improvement Summit to learn how you can get proven results in just one year. The School Improvement Summit is anchored on Nine Foundational Practices that represent over 10 years of effective schools research.

December 2014
Las Vegas, Nevada

Save 50%! Regular price is $685. SPECIAL discounted price of $343 when you register today!

Turning around schools is tough work, and you shouldn’t have to do it alone. We invite you to join us at the School Improvement Summit to learn how you can get proven results in just one year. The School Improvement Summit is anchored on Nine Foundational Practices that represent over 10 years of effective schools research.

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September 2014
Phoenix, Arizona

Regular price is $685. SPECIAL discounted price of $299 when you register today!

Whether considering going 1:1, adopting a new program with tech components, or looking to enhance instruction using digital tools, the move to a technology-rich, digitally-enhanced learning environment presents new challenges for teachers and leaders. Learning Transformation: Going Digital and Getting Results puts current research into practical application for teachers, administrators, and technology directors, with keynote speakers that will both educate and inspire you.

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October 2014
Austin, Texas

Regular price is $349. SPECIAL discounted price of $149 when you register today!

This seminar is designed to help leaders make a difference in student learning from the central office by using a few but powerful leadership practices.

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October 2014
Baltimore, Maryland

Regular price is $349. SPECIAL discounted price of $149 when you register today!

Suggested outcomes for the Teaching Science Institute

  • Learn about the new vision for teaching science in 21st Century classroom
  • Engage in a deeper understanding of the design and organization of the Next Generation Science Standards
  • Understand the implications of the Science and Engineering Practices and real-world science instruction in today’s classrooms
October 2014
White Plains, New York

Regular price is $349. SPECIAL discounted price of $149 when you register today!

Challenges arise for districts and teachers as they move to a technology rich, digitally enhanced learning environment. The Learning Transformation Summit is a cutting-edge event that puts current research into practical application for teachers, administrators, and technology directors, with keynote speakers that will both educate and inspire you to success.

October 2014
Framingham, Massachusetts

Regular price is $349. SPECIAL discounted price of $149 when you register today!

Focusing on what really matters is the key to continuously improving teaching, learning, and leadership. We invite you to join us at the School Improvement Regional Event in Massachusetts to learn about Nine Foundational Practices that represent over 10 years of effective schools research. Everyone needs a roadmap when taking a journey, let us help you create one for your school or district that leverages collaboration and focused on the right work.

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