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February

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.

16-20--Technology: "InCite '94 Exposition,'' international computing and technology exposition, sponsored by the Association for Educational Communications and Technology, for media specialists, educators, librarians, and instructional designers, to be held at the Opryland Hotel and Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. Contact: A.E.C.T., 1025 Vermont Ave., N.W., Suite 820, Washington, D.C. 20005-3547; (202) 347-7834.

17--Mathematics: "Mathematics and Technology: The Transition Years,'' videoconference series, sponsored by the Center for Improved Engineering and Science Education, Stevens Institute of Technology, to be broadcast from 4:30 to 6 P.M. Eastern time. Contact: Pat Donnelly, S.I.T., (201) 216-5375.

17-18--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 Houston, Tex. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47492-0789; (800) 766-1156 or (812) 339-1156.

17-18--Science and mathematics: "Hands-On Science and Math,'' institute, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Omaha, Neb. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018.

17-19--At-risk youths: Annual conference, sponsored by Our Other Youth, for educators and youth professionals, to be held in Seattle, Wash. Contact: Jerry Conrath, O.O.Y., Rte. 2, Box 2434, Lopez Island, Wash. 98261; (206) 468-3169.

17-19--Principals: "Creating Strategies for Quality Schools,'' conference, sponsored by the Southwest Principals Association and the Mesa Education Foundation, for elementary and middle school principals, superintendents, central office personnel, and teachers, to be held at the Mesa Sheraton in Mesa, Ariz. Contact: Jerry Edwards, 2122 East Pueblo Ave., Mesa, Ariz. 85204; (602) 898-0955; fax: (602) 497-2380.

17-19--Technology: "The International Computing and Instructional Technology Exposition (InCITE),'' sponsored by the Association for Educational Communications and Technology, to be held at the Opryland Hotel and Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. The intended audience includes school district media supervisors, library media specialists, teachers, technology coordinators, administrators, distance-education specialists, and others. Contact: Deborah K. Hafer, A.E.C.T. National Convention, 1025 Vermont Ave., N.W., Suite 820, Washington, D.C. 20005; (202) 347-7834; fax: (202) 347-7839.

18-19--Technology: "Integrating Technology Throughout the Curriculum,'' 12th annual microcomputer and technology fair, sponsored by the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, Wis. Contact: Debra Moen, Education Outreach, U.W.-E.C., Eau Claire, Wis. 54702-4004; (715) 836-5843.

18-20--Student activities: Workshop, sponsored by the National Association of Student Activity Advisers, for advisers, teachers, principals, and assistant principals, to be held at the St. Anthony's Hotel in San Antonio, Tex. Contact: Wanda Carroll, Administrative Assistant, National Association of Secondary School PrincipalsÑDivision of Student Activities, 1904 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091; (703) 860-0200; fax: (703) 476-5432.

18-22--Principals: "America's Future: New Expectations, New Opportunities,'' convention, sponsored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals, for principals and assistant principals from middle-level and high schools, to be held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, La. Contact: Gayle Mercer, Convention Director, NASSP, 1904 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091; (703) 860-0200; fax: (703) 476-5432.

18-23--Science: Annual meeting, sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, for science educators and researchers, to be held in San Francisco, Calif. Contact: A.A.A.S., Meetings Office, 1333 H St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005; (202) 326-6450.

21-23--Professional development: "School/Site Planning in a Strategic Context,'' seminar, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in Hilton Head, S.C. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

22-23--Curriculum and instruction: "Teaching for Multiple Intelligences: Seven Ways of Knowing,'' seminar, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for all educators, to be held in Bloomington, Ind. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156.

23--African-American history: Symposium, to discuss resources in the Library of Congress for the study of African-American history and culture, to be held at the library in Washington, D.C. Contact: L.C., Public Affairs, (202) 707-2905.

23--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 in Albuquerque, N.M. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018.

23-25--Technology: "Orlando Multimedia '94,'' 12th annual conference on interactive instruction, sponsored by the Society for Applied Learning Technology, for school professionals involved in technology-based instruction and representatives of educational-research and -development organizations, to be held in Orlando, Fla. Contact: SALT, 50 Culpepper St., Warrenton, Va. 22186; (800) 457-6812 or (703) 347-0055.

24--Science and technology: "Scientific Work Experience Programs for Teachers,'' videoconference, sponsored by the Triangle Coalition for Science and Technology Education, for teachers and administrators, to be broadcast from 2 to 3:30 P.M. Eastern time. Contact: Gwen Hall, Project Coordinator, T.C., 5112 Berwyn Rd., College Park, Md. 20740-4129; (301) 220-0885.

24-25--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 Charlotte, N.C. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47492-0789; (800) 766-1156 or (812) 339-1156.

24-25--Curriculum and instruction: "Basic Lesson Design Workshop,'' sponsored by the National Center for Teaching Thinking, for teachers and curriculum specialists, to be held in Dallas, Tex. Contact: N.C.T.T., P.O. Box 334, Newton Center, Mass. 02159; (617) 965-4604.

24-25--Curriculum and instruction: "Teaching for Multiple Intelligences: Seven Ways of Knowing,'' seminar, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for all educators, to be held in Billings, Mont. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156.

24-25--Professional development: "Strategic Planning Phase II,'' seminar, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, to be held in Hilton Head, S.C. Contact: A.A.S.A., (703) 875-0712.

24-25--Student behavior: "Teaching Children To Care,'' institute, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Seattle, Wash. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018.

24-25--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 Philadelphia, Pa. Contact: Center for Professional Development, P.D.K.I., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018.

24-26--Behavior disorders: "Educational Reform and a Changing Society: How Will Students With Behavior Disorders Fare?,'' symposium, sponsored by the Midwest Symposium for Leadership in Behavior Disorders, for special educators and other professionals who work with individuals with emotional disorders, to be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Kansas City, Mo. Contact: Kirsten McBride, Conference Manager, P.O. Box 40001, Overland Park, Kan. 66204; (913) 492-8755; fax: (913) 492-2546.

24-26--Individually guided education: Conference, sponsored by the Association for Individually Guided Education, for elementary, secondary, and higher-education teachers, administrators, and parents, to be held in Atlanta, Ga. Contact: Joan Teach, (404) 378-6643.

24-26--Mathematics: Regional conferences, sponsored by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, to be held in Bismarck, N.D., Richmond, Va., and San Francisco, Calif. Contact: N.C.T.M., 1906 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091-1593; (703) 620-9840.

25--Mathematics: "Administrators' Miniconference and Luncheon,'' sponsored by the Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics, for principals, superintendents, school board members, and other administrators interested in the direction of mathematics education. Contact: Dreama Menefee, Salem City Schools, 19 North College Ave., Salem, Va. 24153; (703) 389-0130.

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