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January

6-7--Financial aid: Workshop, sponsored by the National Association of Independent Schools and the Educational Testing Service, for financial-aid officers in private elementary and secondary schools and others involved with the distribution of need-based aid, to be held at the Clarion Hotel in Cincinnati, Ohio. Registration deadline: Dec. 16. Contact: Lisa Rion, E.T.S., Rosedale Road, Princeton, N.J. 08541; (609) 951-6561; fax: (609) 951-1090.

6-9--Annual meeting, sponsored by the American Historical Association, for educators, historians, and history buffs, to be held at the San Francisco Hilton and Towers in San Francisco, Calif. Contact: Sharon K. Tune, Convention Manager, A.H.A., 400 A St., S.E., Washington, D.C. 20003; (202) 544-2422; fax: (202) 544-8307.

7-8--Leadership: "Team Leader Practicum,'' workshop, sponsored by the National Middle School Association, for team leaders, teachers who would like to become team leaders, and administrators, to be held in Birmingham, Ala. Contact: N.M.S.A., 4807 Evanswood Dr., Columbus, Ohio, 43229-6292; (617) 848-8211.

10-12--Education reform: "Practitioner's Practice V,'' national conference focusing on ideas, strategies, and applications that support educational change and promote successful learning for all, sponsored by the Minnesota High Success Consortium Inc., to be held in Rochester, Minn. The intended audience includes K-12 teachers, admininstrators, school board members, parents, and community members. Pre-conference: Jan. 8-9. Contact: Judi Wold, M.H.S.C., Rte. 1, Box 82, Lewiston, Minn. 55952-9715; (507) 287-1321.

10-14--Professional development: Seminar on strategic planning, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in Columbus, Ohio. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

11-13--Professional development: Seminar on total-quality education, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in Charlotte, N.C. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

12-13--Outcome-based education: Conference, sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Educational Development Center, for teachers and administrators, to be held at Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio. Registration deadline: Dec. 23. Contact: Linda Freeman, Interim Director, G.C.E.D.C., Rhodes Tower 901, C.S.U., Cleveland, Ohio 44115; (216) 523-7107; fax: (216) 687-5422.

12-14--Professional development: Seminar on education reform, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in Tempe, Ariz. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

13-14--School restructuring: "Restructuring Rally,'' conference, sponsored by the South Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching and School Leadership, for principals and educators, to be held at the Sheraton Hotel in Columbia, S.C. Contact: Gail Youngblood, S.C.C.A.T.S.L., 143 Withers, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, S.C. 29733; (800) 768-2875 or (803) 323-4772.

13-15--Outcome-based education: "Outcome-Based Education: A Mini-Conference,'' institute, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators, to be held in Williamsburg, Va. Contact: Attn: P.D.I., A.S.C.D., 1250 North Pitt St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 549-9110

13-15--Special education: "CASE Public Policy Conference on Special Education,'' sponsored by the Council of Administrators of Special Education Inc., to be held at the Pan Pacific Hotel in San Diego, Calif. The intended audience includes special-education administrators, principals, school board members, and others. Registration deadline: Dec. 15. Contact: Jo Thomason, Executive Director, CASE, 615 16th St., N.W., Albuquerque, N.M. 87104; (505) 243-8722; fax: (505) 247-4822.

14--Principals: "Service-Learning: A Pathway to Social Responsibility,'' workshop, sponsored by the Principals' Center, for principals, educators, and administrators, to be held at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education in Cambridge, Mass. Registration deadline: Dec. 23. Contact: Nindy LeRoy or Seth Sweet, P.C., H.U.-G.S.E., 336 Gutman Library, 6 Appian Way, Cambridge, Mass. 02138; (617) 495-1825; fax: (617) 496-8051.

14-16--Student activities: Workshop, sponsored by the National Association of Student Activity Advisers, for advisers, teachers, principals, and assistant principals, to be held at the Loew's Georgia Hotel in Denver, Colo. Contact: Wanda Carroll, Administrative Assistant, National Association of Secondary School Principals, Division of Student Activities, 1904 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091; (703) 860-0200; fax: (703) 476-5432.

16-18--Independent schools: "CASE/N.A.I.S. in Support of Independent Schools,'' workshop, sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, to be held in Boston, Mass. Contact: Conference Services Department, CASE, 11 Dupont Circle, Suite 400, Washington, D.C. 20036; (202) 328-5974; fax: (202) 387-4973.

17-18--Professional development: "Transforming Special and Regular Education Services: Teaching Them All,'' seminar, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in Phoenix, Ariz. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

17-21--Professional development: Seminars on various topics, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in Dallas, Tex.; New Orleans, La.; and Austin, Tex. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

18--Students with disabilities: "Medical Interventions at School,'' teleconference, for general- and special-education teachers and parents, sponsored by ADDNET, to be broadcast from the University of Georgia. Contact: Lisa M. Ehrhart, ADDNET Telecast Coordinator, U.G., 570 Aderhold Hall, Athens, Ga. 30602; (800) 296-4770; (706) 542-5877.

18-21--Teaching methods: "Socratic Seminars,'' sponsored by the San Diego City Schools, for educators, to be held in La Jolla, Calif. Contact: Dennis Gray, S.S., 1056 Nautilus St., La Jolla, Calif. 92037; (800) 354-3544.

18-22--Students with disabilities: "Leadership in Learning,'' annual conference, sponsored by the National Association of Private Schools for Exceptional Children, for directors and administrators of private schools serving children, youths, and adults with disabilities, to be held at the Sundial Beach and Tennis Resort in Sanibel Island, Fla. Contact: Mara S. Miller, Administrator, NAPSEC, 1522 K St., N.W., Suite 1032, Washington, D.C. 20005; (202) 408-3338; fax: (202) 408-3340.

20--Middle schools: "Health Protection Issues Conference,'' and "Classroom Strategies and Site-Based Management,'' seminars, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, to be held in Marlborough, Mass. Contact: Joan Blanchard, Carol Clifford, or Kathy Carter, N.E.L.M.S., 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, Mass. 01983-1223; (508) 887-6263.

20, 21--Mathematics: "Math Enrichment and Extensions for Increased Learning,'' seminar, sponsored by the Centre for Educational Leadership, for math teachers of grades 4-8, to be held on the 20th in Monreal, Quebec, and on the 21st in Ottawa, Ontario. Contact: C.E.L., 3724 rue McTavish, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1Y2; (514) 398-7044.

20-21--Financial aid: Workshop, sponsored by the National Association of Independent Schools and the Educational Testing Service, for financial-aid officers in private elementary and secondary schools and others involved with the distribution of need-based aid, to be held at the Marriott Hotel in New Orleans, La. Registration deadline: Dec. 30. Contact: Lisa Rion, E.T.S., Rosedale Road, Princeton, N.J. 08541; (609) 951-6561; fax: (609) 951-1090.

20-22--Education Law: "Preventing and Defending Civil Rights Suits Against School Districts,'' seminar, sponsored by the National School Boards Association's Council of School Attorneys, for lawyers representing school districts, to be held in Cozumel, Mexico. Contact: Susan R. Butler, N.S.B.A., 1680 Duke St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 838-6722; fax: (703) 683-7590.

20-22--Technology: "Technology, Reading, and Learning Difficulties,'' conference, sponsored by Educational Computer Conferences, to be held at the Parc Fifty-Five Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. The intended audience includes reading specialists, classroom teachers, learning-disability specialists, administrators, and others. Contact: Diane Frost, E.C.C., Suite E, 1070 Crows Nest Way, Richmond, Calif. 94803; (510) 222-1249; (800) 255-2218.

21-23--Middle schools: "Organizing for Team Instruction,'' workshop, sponsored by the National Middle School Association, for administrators interested in strategies for organizing a middle school to implement the team process, to be held in San Antonio, Tex. Contact: N.M.S.A., 4807 Evanswood Dr., Columbus, Ohio 43229-6292; (614) 848-8211.

21-23--Technology: Ninth national meeting and technological-literacy conference, sponsored by the National Association for Science, Technology, and Society, to be held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel in Arlington, Va. Deadline call for participation: Oct. 15. Contact: N.A.S.T.S., 133 Willard Building, University Park, Pa. 16802; (814) 865-9951; fax: (814) 864-3047.

22--Curriculum and instruction: "Dimensions of Learning: An Overview,'' institute, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for teachers, principals, supervisors, curriculum specialists, staff developers, and teacher-educators, to be held in Orlando, Fla. Contact: Attn: P.D.I., A.S.C.D., 1250 North Pitt St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 549-9110.

25--Middle schools: "Now That We're a Team: What Do We Do?'' and "Adviser/Advisee,'' seminars, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, to be held in Portland, Me. Contact: Joan Blanchard, N.E.L.M.S., 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, Mass. 01983-1223; (508) 887-6263.

25-26--Careers: "Careers Conference '94,'' sponsored by the Center on Education and Work, for administrators, counselors, planners, and teachers, to be held at the Sheraton Inn Conference Center in Madison, Wis. Contact: Roger Lambert/ Barbara Prindiville, C.E.W., 964 Educational Sciences, 1025 West Johnson St., Madison, Wis. 53706-1796; (608) 262-9264 or (800) 446-0399; fax: (608) 262-9197.

25-28--Professional development: Seminar on middle schools, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in Orlando, Fla. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

26--"School Nurse Day'': A special day to honor school nurses set aside by the National Association of School Nurses Inc. Contact: N.A.S.N., P.O. Box 1300, Scarborough, Me. 04070-1300; (207) 883-2117.

26--Student motivation: "Batteries Not Included: Motivating the Reluctant Learner,'' seminar, sponsored by the Landmark School, for teachers and administrators, to be held at the school in Prides Crossing, Mass. Contact: Peggie Cook, L.S., (508) 927-4440.

26, 27--School data: "What Do the Data Really Say About American Schools?,'' institute, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, to be held on the 26th in Columbia, Md., and on the 27th in Hartford, Conn. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018.

27--Aesthetic realism: "Through the Aesthetic Realism Teaching Method, Knowledge Opposes AngerÑAnd Students Learn!,'' seminar, sponsored by the Aesthetic Realism Foundation, to be held in New York City. Contact: Lois Mason, A.R.F., 141 Greene St., New York, N.Y. 10012; (212) 777-4490.

27--Middle schools: "Inclusion of SPED Into the Curriculum,'' conference, and "Promoting Self-Esteem'' and "Process Writing,'' seminars, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, to be held in Farmington, Conn. Contact: Joan Blanchard, N.E.L.M.S., 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, Mass. 01983-1223; (508) 887-6263.

27-28--Leadership: "Schools That Make a Difference: What's Worth Fighting For in Schools,'' institute, sponsored by the Centre for Educational Leadership, to be held in Montreal, Quebec. Contact: C.E.L., 3724 rue McTavish, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1Y2; (514) 398-7044.

27-28--Student motivation: "Motivating Students To Take Responsibility for Their Own Learning,'' institute, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Aurora, Colo. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156 or (812) 339-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018.

28--Science: "Hands-On Science: Creating an Exciting Classroom Environment,'' institute, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for science teachers of grades 3-9, to be held in Grand Rapids, Mich. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156 or (812) 339-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018.

28-29--School reform: "Dynamics of an Empowered School: Getting to the Core,'' workshop, sponsored by the National Middle School Association, for administrators, teachers, and parents, to be held in Rochester, N.Y. Contact: N.M.S.A., 4807 Evanswood Dr., Columbus, Ohio 43229-6292; (617) 848-8211.

29-Feb. 2--Federal relations: Annual federal-relations conference, sponsored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals and the National Association of Elementary School Principals, to be held at the Washington Court Hotel in Washington, D.C. Registration deadline: Jan. 7. Contact: Richard Kruse, NASSP, 1904 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091; (703) 860-0200; fax: (703) 476-5432.

30--Jewish education: Tehillah institute, sponsored by the Bureau of Jewish Education of Greater Boston and others, for rabbis, nursery-school lay leaders, community leaders, and nursery-school directors, to be held at the Maimonides School in Brookline, Mass. Registration deadline: Jan. 7. Contact: Anna Borin, B.J.E., 333 Nahanton St., Newton, Mass. 02159; (617) 965-7350; fax: (617) 965-9776.

30-Feb. 1--Tech prep: Florida State Tech Prep Conference, sponsored by the Volusia/Flagler Counties Tech Prep Consortia, for secondary school administrators, teachers, and counselors, to be held in Daytona Beach, Fla. Contact: Mary Thomspon, Coordinator, V./F.C. T.P.C., P.O. Box 2410, Daytona Beach, Fla. 32115; (904) 255-6475, ext. 2265.

30-Feb. 2--At-risk youths: "Developing the Agenda: Changing Strategies From the Way They Are to the Way They Need To Be,'' conference, sponsored by the America's At-Risk Youth National Convention, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Charleston, S.C. Contact: Pat Brogdon, Chairman, A.A.-R.Y.N.C., (803) 423-8382.

31--Jewish education: Early-childhood conference, sponsored by the Bureau of Jewish Education of Greater Boston, for early-childhood directors and teachers, to be held at the Maimonides School in Brookline, Mass. Registration deadline: Jan. 7. Contact: Anna Borin, B.J.E., 333 Nahanton St., Newton, Mass. 02159; (617) 965-7350; fax: (617) 965-9776.

February

1-2, 3-4--Conflict resolution: "Creative Conflict Resolution,'' institute, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, to be held Feb. 1-2 in St. Louis, Mo., and Feb. 3-4 in Rochester, N.Y. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018.

2--Students with disabilities: Inclusion conference, sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Educational Development Center, for teachers and administrators, to be held at Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio. Registration deadline: Jan. 12. Contact: Linda Freeman, Interim Director, G.C.E.D.C., Rhodes Tower 901, C.S.U., Cleveland, Ohio 44115; (216) 523-7107; fax: (216) 687-5422.

  • 2-4--Curriculum and instruction: "Inclusion: Quality Skills for Online Educators,'' conference, sponsored by Notre Dame College, for administrators, educators, and parents involved in inclusionary education, to be held in Portsmouth, N.H. Contact: Thomas Foulkes, Program Coordinator, Continuing Education Division, N.D.C., 2321 Elm St., Manchester, N.H. 03104-2299; (603) 669-4298.

2-5--Bilingual education: "Success Speaks Many Languages,'' conference, sponsored by the California Association for Bilingual Education, for educators, students, administrators, parents, and others, to be held at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, Calif. Contact: Barbara M. Carrillo, Interim Executive Director, C.A.B.E., 320 West G St., Suite 203, Ontario, Calif. 91762; (909) 984-6201; fax: (909) 984-1333.

  • 3--Curriculum and instruction: "Inclusive Education: Innovative Practices,'' seminar, sponsored by the Landmark School, for teachers and administrators, to be held at the school in Prides Crossing, Mass. Contact: Peggie Cook, L.S.; (508) 927-4440.

3-4--Families: Conference, sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Educational Development Center, for teachers and administrators, to be held at Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio. Registration deadline: Jan. 13. Contact: Linda Freeman, Interim Director, G.C.E.D.C., Rhodes Tower 901, C.S.U., Cleveland, Ohio 44115; (216) 523-7107; fax: (216) 687-5422.

4-5--Principals: "Smart Schools: Learning and Teaching in a Culture of Thinking,'' conference, sponsored by the Principals' Center, for principals, educators, and administrators, to be held at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education in Cambridge, Mass. Registration deadline: Jan. 14. Contact: Nindy LeRoy or Seth Sweet, P.C., H.U.-G.S.E., 336 Gutman Library, 6 Appian Way, Cambridge, Mass. 02138; (617) 495-1825; fax: (617) 496-8051.

4-6--Reading: "Addressing Society's Needs With Literacy,'' conference on adult and adolescent literacy, sponsored by the International Reading Association, for educators, adult-literacy groups, and others, to be held in Washington, D.C. Contact: Conferences Division, I.R.A., 800 Barksdale Rd., P.O. Box 8139, Newark, Del. 19714-8139; (302) 731-1600, ext. 216; fax: (302) 731-1057.

4-6--Sociology of education: Conference, sponsored by the Sociology of Education Association, to be held at the Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove, Calif. Deadline for submission of papers: Sept. 15. Contact: Roslyn Mickelson, Department of Sociology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, N.C. 28223.

  • 5-6--Children with disabilities: "Educating Students with A.D.H.D.: Identification and Intervention Strategies,'' conference, to address treatment of children with attention-deficit hyperactive disorder, sponsored by the University of California at Los Angeles Education Extension, for teachers, administrators, reading specialists, counselors, and other professionals, to be held on the U.C.L.A. campus. Contact: U.C.L.A. E.E., 10995 LeConte Ave., Suite 639, Los Angeles, Calif. 90024; (310) 825-4191.

7-9--Quality standards: "Translating Total Quality Management to Education: A Mini-Conference,'' institute, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators, to be held in St. Louis, Mo. Contact: Attn: P.D.I., A.S.C.D., 1250 North Pitt St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 549-9110.

8--Middle schools: "Learning With Style,'' seminar, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, to be held in Topsfield, Mass. Contact: Joan Blanchard, N.E.L.M.S., 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, Mass. 01983-1223; (508) 887-6263.

8-9--Teaching and learning: "Teaching Without Tracking,'' conference, sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Educational Development Center, for teachers and administrators, to be held at Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio. Registration deadline: Jan. 18. Contact: Linda Freeman, Interim Director, G.C.E.D.C., Rhodes Tower 901, C.S.U., Cleveland, Ohio 44115; (216) 523-7107; fax: (216) 687-5422.

  • 8-11--Staff development: "IMPACT,'' staff-development seminar, sponsored by the National Diffusion Network and Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Denver, Colo. Contact: S.L. Winocur, 21412 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, Calif. 92646; (714) 964-3106.

9--Professional development: "Maximizing People Power Through M.B.W.A.,'' seminar, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in San Francisco, Calif. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

9-10--College fair: Sponsored by the National Association of College Admission Counselors, to be held in Pittsburgh, Pa. Contact: Mark C. Milroy, N.A.C.A.C., 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, Va. 22314-2818; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015.

9-10--Professional development: Seminars on various topics, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in San Francisco, Calif. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

  • 9-13--Multicultural education: "Facing the Challenges of Cultural Pluralism and Diversity,'' fourth annual national conference, sponsored by the National Association for Multicultural Education, for K-12 educators and administrators, to be held at the Westin Hotel in Detroit, Mich. Contact: Estela C. Matriano, Conference Director, College of Education, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio; (513) 556-3573; fax: (513) 556-2483.

10--Middle schools: "Conversation on Middle School Curriculum:ÑA Conference,'' and "Scheduling in the Middle School'' and "Violence in the Classroom,'' seminars, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, to be held in Farmington, Conn. Contact: Carol Clifford, Kathy Carter, or Joan Blanchard, N.E.L.M.S., 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, Mass. 01983-1223; (508) 887-6263.

  • 10--International education: "Global Interdependence: The United States and the Third World,'' teleconference, sponsored by the Office of International Programs, Old Dominion University, to be broadcast from 1 to 3 P.M. Eastern time. Contact: O.D.U., Academic Television Services; (800) 548-4807.
  • 10-11--Curriculum and instruction: "Creating an Effective Learning Environment,'' institute, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for administrators, teachers, and staff developers, to be held in Atlanta, Ga. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47492-0789; (800) 766-1156 or (812) 339-1156.

10-11--Mathematics: "Math in a Social Studies Context,'' institute, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Sacramento, Calif. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018.

10-12--Quality standards: Conference, sponsored by the Center on Standards for Quality of the University of Oklahoma's College of Continuing Education, and others, to be held at the San Diego Princess Hotel in San Diego, Calif. The intended audience includes education administrators, higher-education leaders, education policymakers, teachers, trainers, business and industry leaders, and others interested in the development and use of voluntary standards. Response to call for papers due Oct. 29. Contact: F. LeRoy Walser, C.S.Q., College of Continuing Education, U.O., 555 Constitution St., Suite 128, Norman, Okla. 73037; (405) 325-1711; fax: (405) 325-1824.

11--Middle schools: "Alternative Assessment Conference,'' and "Transition, How and Why To Detrack Without Derailing,'' and "Language Arts in the Middle School,'' seminars, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, to be held in Sturbridge, Mass. Contact: Joan Blanchard, N.E.L.M.S., 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, Mass. 01983-1223; (508) 887-6263.

  • 11--Curriculum and instruction: "Winning at Teaching Without Beating Your Kids,'' seminar, sponsored by the Centre for Educational Leadership, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Montreal, Quebec. Contact: C.E.L., 3724 rue McTavish, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3A 1Y2; (514) 398-7044.
  • 11-12--Dyslexia: "Dyslexia: Where Are We Now?,'' sixth annual coastal conference, sponsored by the Orton Dyslexia Society, Central California branch, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Monterey, Calif. Contact: O.D.S., C.C.B., P.O. Box 924, Pebble Beach, Calif. 93953-0924.
  • 11-12--Dyslexia: "Putting Theory Into Practice,'' conference, sponsored by the Orton Dyslexia Society, Southwest branch, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Albuquerque, N.M. Contact: O.D.S., S.B., P.O. Box 25891, Albuquerque, N.M. 87125; (505) 255-8234.

11-13--Curriculum and instruction: "Dimensions of Learning: Training of Trainers,'' institute, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for administrators and educators, to be held in Washington, D.C. The institute is for those who have had at least three days of training in the "Dimensions of Learning'' model, have used it in the classroom, and now wish to learn to train others. Contact: Attn: P.D.I., A.S.C.D., 1250 North Pitt St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 549-9110.

11-13--Staff development: "The Cutting Edge for Urban Middle-Level Reform,'' conference, sponsored by the National Staff Development Council and the National Middle School Association, for urban middle-level staff members, to be held at the Marriott Hotel in Chattanooga, Tenn. Contact: Shirley Havens, P.O. Box 240, Oxford, Ohio 45056; (513) 523-6029; fax: (513) 523-0638.

  • 11-13--Storytelling: "The Creative Process Through Storytelling,'' workshop, sponsored by the storytellers Jay O'Callahan and Doug Lipman, for educators and parents, to be held at the Hemlocks Education Center in Hebron, Conn. Contact: Jay O'Callahan, Old Mt. Skirgo Rd., Marshfield, Mass. 02050; (800) 626-5356 or (617) 837-0962.

11-14--School administrators: National conference, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, Calif. Contact: A.A.S.A., 1801 North Moore St., Arlington, Va. 22209; (703) 875-0748.

12-16--Teacher education: "Education and Human Resources: Putting the Pieces Together,'' annual meeting, sponsored by the Association of Teacher Educators, to be held at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, Ga. Contact: A.T.E., 1900 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091; (703) 620-3110; fax: (703) 620-9530.

12-17--Year-round education: Annual conference, sponsored by the National Association for Year-Round Education, for educators, administrators, parents, and school board members, to be held at the Town and Country Hotel in San Diego, Calif. Contact: Charles E. Ballinger, P.O. Box 711386, San Diego, Calif. 92171-1386; (619) 276-5296; fax: (619) 571-5754.

14-17--International education: Annual conference, sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of International Education, to be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. The intended audience is those interested in pre-K-12 education in American/international schools abroad. Contact: Lewis A. Grell, Executive Director, A.A.I.E., Thompson House, Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pa. 16172; (412) 946-7192; fax: (412) 946-7194.

15-19--Bilingual education: Conference, sponsored by the National Association for Bilingual Education, for educators, policymakers, community members, and others, to be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, Calif. Contact: NABE, 1220 L St., N.W., Suite 605, Washington, D.C. 20005-4018; (202) 898-1829; fax: (202) 789-2866.

16-17, 17-18--Outcome-based education: Conference on quality schools, sponsored by the National Academy for Local Schools and the National Center for Outcome-Based Education, for teachers, principals, administrators, school board members, and parents, to be held Feb. 16-17 at the Georgia Center in Athens, Ga., and Feb. 17-18 at the Hilton Hotel in Asheville, N.C. Contact: Robert Bingham, Executive Director, N.A.L.S., 214 Pine St., Boone, N.C. 28607; (704) 264-9128 or (800) 946-6336; fax: (704) 265-2840.

  • 16-18--Staff development: "IMPACT,'' staff-development seminar, sponsored by the National Diffusion Network and Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Monroe, La. Contact: S.L. Winocur, 21412 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, Calif. 92646; (714) 964-3106.

16-19--Special education: "CASE Institute on School Reform,'' sponsored by the Council of Administrators of Special Education Inc., for special-education administrators, principals, school board members, and others, to be held at the Radisson Bay Harbor Inn in Tampa, Fla. Registration deadline: Jan. 15. Contact: Jo Thomason, Executive Director, CASE, 615 16th St., N.W., Albuquerque, N.M. 87104; (505) 243-7622; (505) 247-4822.

16-19--Teacher education: "The Challenge for Leadership: Teacher Education in a Climate of Standards and Assessment,'' conference, sponsored by the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, to be held at the Chicago Hilton and Towers in Chicago, Ill. The intended audience includes deans, administrators, and faculty members within institutions of higher education as well as teachers and others. Contact: Sonja Goree, AACTE, 1 Dupont Circle, Suite 610, Washington, D.C. 20036; (202) 293-2450; fax: (202) 457-8095.

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