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JULY

16-21--Middle-level schools: "Middle-Level Schools: Focusing on Student Achievement," leadership academy, for middle-level administrators, to be held in Ann Arbor, Mich. Contact: N.A.S.S.P., Office of Middle-Level Services, 1904 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091-1537; (703) 860-0200 or (800) 253-7746.

17-18--Reading: "Adapting Reading Programs to Individual Learning Styles,"conference, sponsored by Pinnacle Resources Inc., for teachers, tutors, clinicians, and administrators, to be held at Endicott College in Beverly, Mass. Contact: Wendy Rubin, P.R.I., Box 242, Prides Crossing, Mass. 01965; (508) 927-3377; fax: (508) 927-6069.

17-18--Inclusion: "Strategies for Inclusion at the Middle School Level,"conference, sponsored by Pinnacle Resources Inc., for teachers, administrators, speech/language specialists, and special educators, to be held at Endicott College in Beverly, Mass. Contact: Wendy Rubin, P.R.I., Box 242, Prides Crossing, Mass. 01965; (508) 927-3377; fax: (508) 927-6069.

17-20--Crisis intervention: "Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training," seminar, sponsored by the National Crisis Prevention Institute Inc., for teachers, administrators, and counselors, to be held in Towson, Md. Contact: N.C.P.I., 3315-K North 124th St., Brookfield, Wis. 53005, (800) 558-8976.

17-21--Thinking skills: "Improving the Quality of Thinking on the Job," workshop, sponsored the National Center for Teaching Thinking, for K-12 teachers, curriculum developers, staff-development specialists, and administrators, to be held at Mount Ida College in Newton Center, Mass. Contact: N.C.T.T., 815 Washington St., Suite 8, Newtonville, Mass. 02160; (617) 965-4604; fax: (617) 965-4674.

17-23--Principals: "Institute for Reflective Practice," retreat, sponsored by the National Association of Elementary School Principals. Location TBA. Contact: Marguerite Leishman, Director of Conventions, N.A.E.S.P., 1615 Duke St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 684-3345.

18-19--Science education: "Science Linkages in the Community," workshop, sponsored by the S.L.I.C. Institute of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, for community and youth organizations interested in learning how to fund and develop science- and mathematics-education activities for children, to be held in Washington D.C. Contact: Stephanie Jensen, (202) 326-6681.

18-21--Crisis intervention: "Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training," seminar, sponsored by the National Crisis Prevention Institute Inc., for teachers, administrators, and counselors, to be held in Toronto, Ontario. Contact: N.C.P.I., 3315-K North 124th St., Brookfield, Wis. 53005, (800) 558-8976.

19-20--Behavior management: "Managing Challenging Behaviors in the School Setting: Strategies for Fostering Cooperation and Motivation,"conference, sponsored by Pinnacle Resources Inc., for teachers, administrators, guidance counselors, school psychologists, and parents, to be held at Endicott College in Beverly, Mass. Contact: Wendy Rubin, P.R.I., Box 242, Prides Crossing, Mass. 01965; (508) 927-3377; fax: (508) 927-6069.

19-21--Curriculum and instruction: Summer series, focusing on school change, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for all educators, to be held in San Francisco, Calif. Contact: A.S.C.D., 1250 North Pitt St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 549-9110; fax: (703) 549-3891.

19-21--Intercultural communication: 1995 Summer Institute for Intercultural Commmunication, workshop series, sponsored by the Intercultural Communication Institute, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Portland, Ore. Contact: I.C.I., 8835 South West Canyon Ln., Suite 238, Portland, Ore.; (503) 297-4622; fax: (503) 297-4695.

19-21--Violence prevention: "Second Step: A Violence Prevention Curriculum," training workshop, sponsored by the Committee for Children, for pre-K-8 educators and administrators, to be held in Seattle, Wash., and Vancouver, British Columbia. Contact: Tammy White or Joan Duffell, (800) 634-4449.

21-22--Behavioral disorders: "School Prevention and Intervention Program for Students With Aggressive and Violent Behaviors," seminar, sponsored by the Council for Exceptional Children's Council for Children With Behavioral Disorders Institute, for teachers and administrators, to be held in San Diego, Calif. Contact: Lyndal Bullock, Programs in Special Education, P.O. Box 13556, U.N.T. Station, Denton, Tex. 76203-6857; (817) 565-3583; fax: (817) 565-4055.

23-27--Thinking skills: "The National Academy: Training for Trainers," conference, sponsored by the Foundation for Critical Thinking, for those interested in critical thinking, to be held at the Red Lion Hotel in Rohnert Park, Calif. Contact: F.C.T., Sonoma State University, 4655 Sonoma Mountain Rd., Santa Rosa, Calif. 95404; (800) 833-3645; fax: (707) 546-4718.

23-28--Curriculum and instruction: "Curriculum Development Academy," sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for teams of secondary educators chosen by application to A.S.C.D., to be held in Geneseo, N.Y. Application deadline: April 1. Contact: A.S.C.D., 1250 North Pitt St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 549-9110; fax: (703) 549-3891.

24-28--Family-science training: Family-science training, sponsored by the Rutgers University Consortium for Educational Equity, for teachers, to be held at the university in New Brunswick, N.J. Contact: Jeanette M. Corris, Coordinator of Family Involvement Programs, C.E.E., Rutgers University, 4090 Livingston Campus, New Brunswick, N.J. 08903; (908) 445-2071.

24-28--Staff development: "Building Collaborative and Inclusive Schools: Program Development and Implementation," staff-development institute, sponsored by the Texas Institute on Inclusion/Collaboration and the Association for Educational and Psychological Consultation, for educators, staff-development coordinators, special-education teachers, school psychologists, guidance counselors, and speech-language clinicians, to be held at the Mo-Ranch in Hunt, Tex. Application deadline: June 1. Contact: Lorna Idol, Education Consultant, Texas Institute on Inclusion/Collaboration, P.O. Box 200910, Austin, Tex. 78720; (512) 338-0475.

24-28--Thinking skills: Critical thinking workshop, sponsored the National Center for Teaching Thinking, for K-12 teachers, curriculum developers, staff-development specialists, and administrators, to be held at Mount Ida College in Newton Center, Mass. Contact: N.C.T.T., 815 Washington St., Suite 8, Newtonville, Mass. 02160; (617) 965-4604; fax: (617) 965-4674.

24-28--Intercultural communication: 1995 Summer Institute for Intercultural Commmunication, workshop series, sponsored by the Intercultural Communication Institute, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Portland, Ore. Contact: I.C.I., 8835 South West Canyon Ln., Suite 238, Portland, Ore.; (503) 297-4622; fax: (503) 297-4695.

25-28--Crisis intervention: "Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training," seminar, sponsored by the National Crisis Prevention Institute Inc., for teachers, administrators, and counselors, to be held in Atlanta, Ga.; Jacksonville, Fla.; and Orlando, Fla. Contact: N.C.P.I., 3315-K North 124th St., Brookfield, Wis. 53005, (800) 558-8976.

26-28--Professional development: Institutes on various topics, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for all educators, to be held in Washington, D.C. Contact: A.S.C.D., 1250 North Pitt St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 549-9110; fax: (703) 549-3891.

26-28--Violence prevention: "Second Step: A Violence Prevention Curriculum," training workshop, sponsored by the Committee for Children, for pre-K-8 educators and administrators, to be held in Seattle, Wash., and Vancouver, British Columbia. Contact: Tammy White or Joan Duffell, (800) 634-4449.

26-29--Technology: "Technology 2000: Preparing for the Future," conference, sponsored by the International Communications Corporation, for all educators, to be held at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott in Norfolk, Va. Contact: Mark Tisone, I.C.C., 426 East Freemason St., Suite 201, Norfolk, Va. 23510; (804) 533-5134; fax: (804) 623-5649.

27-29--School-to-work: "School-to-Work: Building the System," fourth annual National Leadership Forum on School-to-Work Transition, conference, sponsored by Jobs for the Future and the National Center for Research in Vocational Education, for teachers and administrators, to be held at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Mass. Contact: J.F.F., (800) 899-3411.

27-29--Thinking skills: Preconference Workshop for the 15th International Conference on Critical Thinking and Educational Reform, workshop, sponsored by the Center for Critical Thinking, for those interested in critical thinking, to be held at Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, Calif. Contact: C.C.T., Sonoma State University, 1801 East Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park, Calif. 94928-3609; (707)664-2940; fax: (707) 664-4101.

27-29--Telecommunications: "Technology 2000: Preparing Yourself for the Future," conference, sponsored by the Internation Communications Corporation, for those interested in telecommunications, to be held at the Omni International Hotel in Norfolk, Va. Contact: I.C.C., (804) 533-5134.

27-30--QuEST conference: 1995 QuEST Conference and Exhibition, sponsored by the American Federation of Teachers, for educators, superintendents, school board members, legislators, members of the business community, and administrators, to be held at the Sheraton Washington Hotel in Washington, D.C. Contact: Marsha Berger, (202) 879-4460.

27-30--Whole language: Sixth Annual International Conference, sponsored by Whole Language Umbrella, for those interested in whole language, to be held in Windsor, Ontario. Contact: W.L.U., 3024 Education Bldg., Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind. 47405; (812) 856-8281; fax: (812) 956-8287.

28-29--Behavioral disorders: "School Prevention and Intervention Program for Students With Aggressive and Violent Behaviors," seminar, sponsored by the Council for Exceptional Children's Council for Children With Behavioral Disorders Institute, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Bethesda, Md. Contact: Lyndal Bullock, Programs in Special Education, P.O. Box 13556, U.N.T. Station, Denton, Tex. 76203-6857; (817) 565-3583; fax: (817) 565-4055.

30-Aug. 2--Critical thinking: 15th International Conference on Critical Thinking and Educational Reform, conference, sponsored by the Center for Critical Thinking, for those interested in critical thinking, to be held at Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, Calif. Contact: C.C.T., Sonoma State University, 1801 East Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park, Calif. 94928-3609; (707) 664-2940; fax: (707) 664-4101.

30-Aug. 2--Developmental education: Annual conference on multiage classrooms, sponsored by the Society for Developmental Education, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Atlanta, Ga. Contact: S.D.E., 10 Sharon Rd., P.O. Box 577, Peterborough, N.H. 03458; (603) 924-9621; fax: (603) 924-4329.

30-Aug.2--Leadership academy: 1995 Summer Leadership Academy, conference, sponsored by the New Hampshire Department of Education, Plymouth State College, and the Center for Professional Educational Partnerships, for school administrators, children and youth policymakers, and special-education directors, to be held in Waterville, N.H. Contact: Summer Leader-ship Academy, C.P.E.P., Tobey Rd., Plymouth State College, Plymouth, N.H. 03264; (603) 535-2484.

31-Aug. 2--Teaching and learning: Summer series, focusing on teaching and learning methods, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for all educators, to be held in Chicago, Ill. Contact: A.S.C.D., 1250 North Pitt St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 549-9110; fax: (703) 549-3891.

31-Aug. 4--Pacific educators: "The Pacific Family: Partners in Education," conference, sponsored by the Pacific Region Educational Laboratory, for Pacific-region educators and others, to be held in Koror, Republic of Palau. Contact: Kay Noguchi, P.R.E.L., 828 Fort Street Mall, Suite 500, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813; (808) 553-6000; fax: (808) 533-7599.

31-Aug.4--Intercultural communication: 1995 Summer Institute for Intercultural Commmunication, workshop series, sponsored by the Intercultural Communication Institute, for teachers and administrators, to be held in Portland, Ore. Contact: I.C.I., 8835 South West Canyon Ln., Suite 238, Portland, Ore.; (503) 297-4622; fax: (503) 297-4695.

AUGUST

1-3--Education law: Annual education-law institute, sponsored by the Franklin Pierce Law Center, for school administrators, to be held at the center in Concord, N.H. Contact: Lisa Dean, Assistant Dean for Continuing Education, (603) 228-9217; fax: (603) 228-1074; e-mail: ldeane@fplc.edu.

1-4--Crisis intervention: "Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training," seminar, sponsored by the National Crisis Prevention Institute Inc., for teachers, administrators, and counselors, to be held in Louisville, Ky.; Richmond, Va.; and Raleigh, N.C. Contact: N.C.P.I., 3315-K North 124th St., Brookfield, Wis. 53005, (800) 558-8976.

1-4--Montessori schools: "Montessori Botany Curriculum," elementary laboratory workshop, sponsored by the Princeton Center for Teacher Education, for teachers, to be held at the center in Princeton, N.J. Contact: P.C.T.E., 487 Cherry Valley Rd., Princeton, N.J. 08540; (609) 924-4594; fax: (609) 924-2216.

3-6--Communications: "Electronic Leadership: Resources and Strategies," conference, sponsored by the Association for Communications and Technology, for all educators, to be held at the Sheraton San Marcos in Chandler, Ariz. Contact: Stanley D. Zenor or Lois Freeland, A.E.C.T., 1025 Vermont Ave., N.W., Suite 820, Washington, D.C. 20005; (202) 347-7834; fax: (202) 347-7839.

7-8--School-to-work: "How To Create Connections--Business/Industry and Schools," summer institute, sponsored by the Wisconsin Association of Secondary Vocational Administration, for teachers, administrators, guidance counselors, business/industry representatives, and anyone involved in the implementation of school-to-work programs, to be held at the Holiday Inn West in Madison, Wis. Contact: Fred A. Skebba, 9739 Lee Lake Rd., Hazelhurst, Wis. 54531; (715) 356-9396.

7-12--Physics: Workshops, sponsored by the American Association of Physics Teachers, for physics educators, to be held at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Wash. Contact: A.A.P.T., 1 Physics Ellipse, College Park, Md. 20740-3845; (301) 209-3300; fax: (301) 209-0845.

7-12--Teaching and learning: "Digging, Learning, and Teaching: Archaeology for Teachers," seminar in developing multidisciplinary teaching plans using archaeology as a focal point, sponsored by the Corporation for Jefferson's Poplar Forest and the University of Virginia's Lynchburg Center, for all teachers, to be held at Poplar Forest in Forest, Va. Contact: Dennis Parks, U.V.A., P.O. Box 3199, Lynchburg, Va. 24503; (800) 871-8265 or (804) 947-6699; fax: (804) 947-2144.

8-11--Crisis intervention: "Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training," seminar, sponsored by the National Crisis Prevention Institute Inc., for teachers, administrators, and counselors, to be held in Jackson, Miss.; Cleveland, Ohio; Romulus, Mich.;and Nashville, Tenn. Contact: N.C.P.I., 3315-K North 124th St., Brookfield, Wis. 53005, (800) 558-8976.

9-11--Violence prevention: "Second Step Teacher Training," workshop, sponsored by the Committee for Children, for teachers of preschool through grade 8, to be held in Seattle, Wash. Contact: C.C., 172 20th Ave., Seattle, Wash. 98122; (800) 634-4449 or (206) 322-5050; fax: (206) 322-7133.

11-13--Environmental education: 21st annual summer conference, sponsored by the Northeast Organic Farming Association, for gardeners, farmers, teachers, consumers, environmentalists, and activists, to be held at Hampshire College in Amherst, Mass. Contact: N.O.F.A., Summer Conference Publicity, 68 Walnut St., Natick, Mass. 01760; (508) 653-0443.

15-18--Crisis intervention: "Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training," seminar, sponsored by the National Crisis Prevention Institute Inc., for teachers, administrators, and counselors, to be held in Minneapolis, Minn.; Columbus, Ohio; and Milwaukee, Wis. Contact: N.C.P.I., 3315-K North 124th St., Brookfield, Wis. 53005, (800) 558-8976.

16-17--Montessori schools: "The Role of the Assistant in the Montessori Classroom," assistants' workshop, sponsored by the Princeton Center for Teacher Education, for assistant teachers, to be held at the center in Princeton, N.J. Contact: P.C.T.E., 487 Cherry Valley Rd., Princeton, N.J. 08540; (609) 924-4594; fax: (609) 924-2216.

16-18--Child-abuse prevention: "Talking About Touching--Trainer Training," workshop, for educators interested in training others to implement child-abuse-prevention curricula, to be held in Seattle, Wash. Contact: C.C., 172 20th Ave., Seattle, Wash. 98122; (800) 634-4449 or (206) 322-5050; fax: (206) 322-7133.

16-18--Violence prevention: "Second Step: A Violence Prevention Curriculum," training workshop, sponsored by the Committee for Children, for pre-K-8 educators and administrators, to be held in Seattle, Wash., and Vancouver, British Columbia. Contact: Tammy White or Joan Duffell, (800) 634-4449.

22-25--Crisis intervention: "Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training," seminar, sponsored by the National Crisis Prevention Institute Inc., for teachers, administrators, and counselors, to be held in Skokie, Ill., and Grand Rapids, Mich. Contact: N.C.P.I., 3315-K North 124th St., Brookfield, Wis. 53005, (800) 558-8976.

23-25--Applied learning: Applied-learning technology conference, sponsored by the Society for Applied Learning Technology, for teachers and administrators, to be held at the Crystal Gateway Hotel in Alexandria, Va. Contact: SALT, 50 Culpepper St., Warrenton, Va. 22186; (703) 347-0055; fax: (703) 349-3169.

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