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A bullet marks events that have not appeared in a previous issue of Education Week.

November

  • 1--Classroom management: Successful Classroom Management, sponsored by the National Education Institute, for K-6 educators and administrators, in Providence, R.I. Contact: NEI, (715) 831-0898.

1--Literacy: National Family Literacy Day, sponsored by the National Center for Family Literacy, for family literacy program directors, staff, and the general public, in cities throughout the country. Contact: Pam Gersh, NCFL, Waterfront Plaza, Suite 200, 325 W. Main St., Louisville, Ky. 40202; (502) 584-1133.

1--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Mobile, Ala. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

1--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Boise, Idaho. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

  • 1--Multiage classrooms: How to Create a Successful Multiage Continuous Progress Classroom, sponsored by the National Education Institute, for K-3 educators and administrators, in San Diego, Calif. Contact: NEI, (715) 831-0898.

1--Professional development: Fall Workshop Series on the New New Jersey State Standards, sponsored by the New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association, for principals and supervisors, at the Holiday Inn in Jamesburg, N.J. Contact: Anthony Scannella, NJPSA, 1479 Pennington Road, Trenton, N.J. 08618-2694; (609) 771-8200; fax: (609) 771-9375; e-mail: njpsa@aol.com.

1-2--Assessment: Assessment, sponsored by the Idaho Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for teachers and administrators, at Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Idaho. Contact: Idaho ASCD, Doris Matthews, 1150 W. King Road, Kuna, Idaho 83634; (208) 345-1171 or (208) 922-4943; fax: (208) 345-1172.

1-2--Foreign language: Foreign Languages: A Commitment to Global Communication, sponsored by the Wisconsin Association of Foreign Language Teachers, for K-16 foreign language teachers and administrators, at the Paper Valley Hotel and Conference Center in Appleton, Wis. Registration deadline: Oct. 1. Contact: O. Lynn Bolton, WAFLT, W321 N8074 Koester Road, Hartland, Wis. 53029-9742; (414) 966-7040; fax: (414) 546-5734; e-mail: lynnbolton@aol.com.

1-3--Montessori education: Montessori Schools by Choice, sponsored by the North American Montessori Teachers' Association, for Montessori administrators, teachers, paraprofessionals, parents, and teacher trainees, in Milwaukee, Wis. Contact: NAMTA, 11424 Bellflower Road N.E., Cleveland, Ohio 44106; (216) 421-1905; fax: (216) 421-8193; e-mail: namtamail@aol.com.

2--Montessori education: Montessori Applied to Children At-Risk for Learning Differences, sponsored by the American Montessori Society, for teachers, in Phoenix, Ariz. Contact: Martha Torrence, (814) 237-1585.

2--Teachers: Annual IMPACT II Idea Expo, sponsored by Nova Southeastern University, for Dade County (Fla.) Public School teachers, at the Hyatt Regency Miami, Fla. Contact: Lorna Valley, program coordinator, Dade Public Education Fund, 4299 N.W. 36th St., Suite 203, Miami, Fla. 33166; (305) 884-2172; fax: (305) 884-5633; e-mail: dpef@aol.com.

3-4--College fair: National college fair, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for parents, students, and teachers, at the Wisconsin Center (MECCA) in Milwaukee. Contact: Mark Milroy, NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, Va. 22314-2818; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015; e-mail: mmilroy@nacac.com.

  • 3-5--Personnel administrators: Annual regional conference, sponsored by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, for personnel administrators, at the Adams Mark Hotel in Mobile, Ala. Contact: NASPA, 1875 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Suite 418, Washington, D.C. 20009-5728; (202) 265-7500; fax: (202) 797-1157.

3-5--Professional development: Understanding and Implementing Breaking Ranks, sponsored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals, for high school and middle-level principals, assistant principals, and school administrators, in Washington, D.C. Contact: Kristine Rzewnicki, NASSP, Office of Convention, Meetings, and Travel Services, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, Va. 22091; (703) 860-7238; fax: (703) 476-5432; e-mail: profed@nassp.org.

4--Art education: Integrating Art into the Content Areas, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Indianapolis, Ind. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

4--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Farmington Hills, Mich. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

4--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Portland, Ore. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

4--Middle schools: Collegial Roundtable Forum, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, for teachers and administrators, in Manchester, Vt. Contact: Adrian L. Aleckna, NELMS, 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, Mass. 01983-1223; (508) 887-6263; fax: (508) 887-6504.

4-5--College fair: National college fair, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for parents, students, and teachers, at the Spokane (Wash.) Convention Center. Contact: Mark Milroy, NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, Va. 22314-2818; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015; e-mail: mmilroy@nacac.com.

  • 4-5--School-to-work: Work Now and in the Future, sponsored by the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, for those interested or involved in school-to-work issues, at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. Contact: NREL, 101 S.W. Main St., Suite 500, Portland, Ore. 97204; (800) 547-6339, ext. 598; fax: (503) 275-0443.

5--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Eugene, Ore. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

  • 5--Professional development: Restructuring Teaching and Learning for the 21st Century, sponsored by Touro College graduate school of education and Psychology, the New York City board of education, and the United Federation of Teachers, for educators, psychologists, administrators, university faculty, and graduates in related fields, in New York City. Contact: Yuriy Karpov, (212) 643-0700.

5--Special education: Regional institute on special education, sponsored by LRP Publications, for superintendents, teachers, state and local directors of special education and staff, principals, professors, regular and special-education instructors, at the Radisson Hotel in New Orleans, La. Contact: Traci Robinson, LRP Publications Conference Division, Suite 200, 1555 King St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 684-0510 or (800) 727-1227; fax: (703) 739-0489; e-mail: tlrobsn@lrp.com.

5-6--Violence prevention: Violence Prevention Through Teaching Social Skills in the Classroom, sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Educational Development Center, for classroom teachers, curriculum coordinators, and interested administrators, at Cleveland State University in Ohio. Registration deadline: 10 days before event. Contact: Barbara Jenkins, GCEDC-Rhodes Tower 901, CSU, Euclid at East 24th St., Cleveland, Ohio 44115; (216) 523-7107; fax: (216) 687-5422.

6--Art education: Integrating Art into the Content Areas, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in St. Louis, Mo. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

6--Classroom instruction: Improving Instruction: Moving Forward Through Technology, sponsored by Suffolk County Organization for the Promotion of Education, for administrators, teachers, school board members, and parents, at the Huntington (N.Y.) Hilton Hotel. Contact: SCOPE, Phyllis Connolly, 810 Meadow Road, P.O. Box 604, Smithtown, N.Y. 11787; (516) 360-0800; fax: (516) 360-0356.

6--College fair: National college fair, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for parents, students, and teachers, at the Boise (Idaho) Center on the Grove. Contact: Mark Milroy, NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, Va. 22314-2818; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015; e-mail: mmilroy@nacac.com.

6--Learning and study skills: Seminar, sponsored by hm Study Skills, the National Association of Secondary School Principals, and the National Association of Elementary School Principals, for principals, curriculum directors, and teachers, in Chicago, Ill. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Ester Davenport, hm Study Skills, P.O. Box 95010, Newton, Mass. 02195; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: ctobin1010@aol.com.

6--Mathematics: Making Mathematical Connections, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Grand Rapids, Mich. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

6--Middle schools: Math and Science at the Middle Level, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, for teachers and administrators, in Sturbridge, Mass. Contact: Adrian L. Aleckna, NELMS, 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, Mass. 01983-1223; (508) 887-6263; fax: (508) 887-6504.

6--Professional development: A Day with David Hottenstein: Intensive Scheduling Revisited, sponsored by the New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association, for principals and supervisors, at the Sheraton in Woodbridge, N.J. Contact: Anthony Scannella, NJPSA, 1479 Pennington Road, Trenton, N.J. 08618-2694; (609) 771-8200; fax: (609) 771-9375; e-mail: njpsa@aol.com.

6--Professional development: Standards, sponsored by the National Center on Education and the Economy, for teachers and curriculum specialists, in Chicago, Ill. Registration deadline: two weeks before the event. Contact: Alliance Staff Assistant, NCEE, 700 11th St. N.W., Suite 750, Washington, D.C. 20001; (202) 783-3668; fax: (202) 783-3672; e-mail: nareinfo@ncee.org.

6--Special education: Regional institute on special education, sponsored by LRP Publications, for superintendents, teachers, state and local directors of special education and staff, principals, professors, regular and special-education instructors, at the Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham, Ala. Contact: Traci Robinson, LRP Publications Conference Division, Suite 200, 1555 King St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 684-0510 or (800) 727-1227; fax: (703) 739-0489; e-mail: tlrobsn@lrp.com.

  • 6--Team building: Effective Team Building Techniques for School Professionals, sponsored by the National Education Institute, for 6-12 educators and administrators, in Columbia, S.C. Contact: NEI, (715) 831-0898.

6--Title I: Converting Title I Funds to Schoolwide Use, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Akron, Ohio. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

6-7--Conflict resolution: Conflict Resolution, Classroom Management and Discipline in Middle and High Schools, sponsored by Educators for Social Responsibility, for teachers, administrators, counselors, and educators who work with students in grades 6-12, at the Hartford (Conn.) Graduate Center. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Libby Cowles, ESR, 23 Garden St., Cambridge, Mass. 02138; (800) 370-2515; fax: (617) 864-5164.

6-7--Conflict resolution: Creating the Peaceable School, sponsored by the Illinois Institute for Dispute Resolution, for administrators, teachers, social workers, and school-improvement teams, in Pittsburgh, Pa. Contact: Donna Crawford, IIDR, 110 W. Main St., Urbana, Ill. 61801; (217) 384-4118; fax: (217) 384-8280; e-mail: dcrawf2949@aol.com.

6-7--Multiple intelligences: Multiple Intelligences, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Nashau, N.H. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

6-8--Counseling: Counselors: Prevention, Intervention, and Healing, sponsored by the American Counseling Association and the Wisconsin Association for Counseling and Development, for counselors, at the Sheraton Inn in Madison, Wis. Contact: Terry L. Holiday, COEHS-University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 800 Algoma Blvd., Oshkosh, Wis. 54901; (414) 424-1475; fax: (414) 424-0858; e-mail: hollit52@vaxa.cis.uwosh.edu.

6-9--Counseling: Counselors: Trailblazers for Tomorrow, sponsored by the American Counseling Association and the Texas Counseling Association, for counselors, at the Fort Worth (Texas) Convention Center. Contact: Brooks Camp, 11941 Oak Highlands Drive, Dallas, Texas 75243; (214) 750-9646 or (214) 437-0908; fax: (214) 750-9554.

6-9--Dyslexia: Literacy: The Trail to Freedom, sponsored by the Orton Dyslexia Society, for teachers, administrators, parents, and adult dyslexics, at the Park Plaza Hotel in Boston, Mass. Contact: ODS, 8600 LaSalle Road, 382 Chester Bldg., Baltimore, Md. 21286-2044; (410) 296-0232; fax: (410) 321-5069; e-mail: ods@pie.org.

6-9--Technology: Connected Classroom conference, sponsored by the National Education and Technology Alliance, for K-12 educators, administrators, librarians, media coordinators, technology specialists, and others working to integrate the Internet into the classroom curriculum, at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, Calif. Contact: Connected Classroom Conference, (800) 638-1639; fax: (800) 393-5752; e-mail: register@classroom.net.

6-9--Title I: Developing Partnerships for Change, sponsored by the National Coalition of Title I/Chapter 1 Parents, for Title I parents, teachers, and parent-involvement coordinators, federal program administrators, business executives, and community agency and religious organizational representatives, in Rochester, N.Y. Contact: National Parent Center, 9th and D St. N.E., Washington, D.C. 20002; (202) 547-9286; fax: (202) 544-2813.

6-10--Multicultural education: Revitalizing Democracy through Multicultural Education, sponsored by the National Association for Multicultural Education, for teachers, teacher-educators, administrators, parents, students, community-development advocates, and others concerned about what students learn and are able to do, at the Radisson Hotel in St. Paul, Minn. Contact: NAME Conference Office, (612) 638-9432; fax: (507) 931-7047 or Carolyn O'Grady, co-chair, Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, Minn. 56082; (507) 933-6148; fax: (507) 933-7041.

7--Critical/Creative thinking: Expand Your Mind, sponsored by the Hartford Critical/Creative Thinking Center, for teachers, administrators, nurses, and business professionals, in Hartford, Conn. Contact: Louise E. Loomis, executive director, HCCT, P.O. Box 320188, Hartford, Conn. 06132-0188; (860) 233-8650; fax: (860) 233-8966.

7--Learning and study skills: Seminar, sponsored by hm Study Skills, the National Association of Secondary School Principals, and the National Association of Elementary School Principals, for principals, curriculum directors, and teachers, in Des Moines, Iowa. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Ester Davenport, hm Study Skills, P.O. Box 95010, Newton, Mass. 02195; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: ctobin1010@aol.com.

7--Learning and study skills: Seminar, sponsored by hm Study Skills, the National Association of Secondary School Principals, and the National Association of Elementary School Principals, for principals, curriculum directors, and teachers, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Ester Davenport, hm Study Skills, P.O. Box 95010, Newton, Mass. 02195; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: ctobin1010@aol.com.

7--Learning and study skills: Seminar, sponsored by hm Study Skills, the National Association of Secondary School Principals, and the National Association of Elementary School Principals, for principals, curriculum directors, and teachers, in Harrisburg, Pa. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Ester Davenport, hm Study Skills, P.O. Box 95010, Newton, Mass. 02195; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: ctobin1010@aol.com.

7--Learning and study skills: Seminar, sponsored by hm Study Skills, the National Association of Secondary School Principals, and the National Association of Elementary School Principals, for principals, curriculum directors, and teachers, in Memphis, Tenn. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Ester Davenport, hm Study Skills, P.O. Box 95010, Newton, Mass. 02195; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: ctobin1010@aol.com.

7--Mathematics: Making Mathematical Connections, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Davenport, Iowa. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

7--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Lincoln, Neb. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

7--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Rochester, N.Y. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

7--School libraries: Fall seminar, sponsored by the Missouri Association of School Librarians, for school librarians, in Lee's Summit, Mo. Contact: Sharon M. Early, library media coordinator, Lee's Summit School District #7, 600 Miller St., Lee's Summit, Mo. 64063; voice mail: (816) 524-0297, ext. 122; fax: (816) 524-0692; e-mail: searly@garfield.leesummit.k12.mo.us.

u7--Team building: Effective Team Building Techniques for School Professionals, sponsored by the National Education Institute, for 6-12 educators and administrators, in Richmond, Va. Contact: NEI, (715) 831-0898.

7--Title I: Converting Title I Funds to Schoolwide Use, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

u7-8--Personnel administrators: New Professionals Institute, sponsored by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, for personnel administrators, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Ann Arbor, Mich. Contact: NASPA, 1875 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Suite 418, Washington, D.C. 20009-5728; (202) 265-7500; fax: (202) 797-1157.

7-8--Teachers: Teacher Expectations and Student Achievement, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Topeka, Kan. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

7-9--Constructivist teaching: Annual conference, sponsored by the Association for Constructivist Teaching, for educators interested in promoting constructivist teaching practices, at the St. Louis (Mo.) Frontenac Hilton. Contact: Maurita McCarthy, Project Construct National Center, University of Missouri-Columbia, 27 S. 10th St., Suite 202, Columbia, Mo. 65211; (573) 882-1610; fax: (573) 884-5580; e-mail: pcncwww@showme.missouri.edu.

7-9--Counseling: The Counseling Profession: Putting It Together, sponsored by the American Counseling Association and the Pennsylvania Counseling Association, for counselors, at the Holiday Inn Harrisburg (Pa.) East.Contact: Lee Ann Eschbach, Department of Counseling and Human Services, University of Scranton, Scranton, Pa. 18510; (717) 941-6299 or (717) 347-0617; fax: (717) 941-4201; e-mail: eschbach@uofs.edu.

7-9--Counseling: Professional Counselors as Clinical and Community Activists, sponsored by the American Counseling Association and the Illinois Counseling Association, for counselors, at the Hyatt Lodge/Hamburger University in Oak Brook, Ill. Contact: David Livers, 8 Grandview Drive, Normal, Ill. 6l761; (309) 452-4827; or Jude Skallerup, 1678 Ashburn Court A, Wheaton, Ill. 60187; (708) 690-3576.

u7-9--Humanities: Attending to Technology: New Directions for Humanities Teaching and Research, sponsored by the Center for Renaissance and Baroque Studies at the University of Maryland, for teachers and other educators in grades K-12 and higher education, at the university in College Park, Md. Contact: CRBS, (301) 405-6830; e-mail: crbs@umail.umd.edu; Web site: http://www.inform.umd.edu./CRBS/attendtech/announce.html.

  • 7-9--Personnel administrators: Symposium for Women Preparing to Become Senior Student Affairs Officers, sponsored by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, for personnel administrators, at the Historic Melrose Hotel in Dallas, Texas. Contact: NASPA, 1875 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Suite 418, Washington, D.C. 20009-5728; (202) 265-7500; fax: (202) 797-1157.

7-9--Professional development: Standards, sponsored by the National Center on Education and the Economy, for teachers and curriculum specialists in Chicago, Ill. Registration deadline: two weeks before the event. Contact: Alliance Staff Assistant, NCEE, 700 11th St. N.W., Suite 750, Washington, D.C. 20001; (202) 783-3668; fax: (202) 783-3672; e-mail: nareinfo@ncee.org.

7-9--School safety: Making Your School Safe, sponsored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals, for high school and middle-level principals, assistant principals, and school administrators, in Orlando, Fla. Contact: Kristine Rzewnicki, NASSP, Office of Convention, Meetings, and Travel Services, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, Va. 22091; (703) 860-7238; fax: (703) 476-5432; e-mail: profed@nassp.org.

7-10--Teachers: Pathways to Teaching Careers, sponsored by Recruiting New Teachers Inc. and the DeWitt Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund, for educators and administrators from federal, state, district, K-12, higher education, and foundations, at the Renaissance Atlanta (Ga.) Hotel. Registration deadline: Sept. 25. Contact: Jane Sullivan, RNT, 385 Concord Ave., Belmont, Mass. 02178; (617) 489-6000; fax: (617) 489-6005; e-mail: rnt@tiac.net.

8--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Omaha, Neb. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

8--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Amherst, N.Y. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

8--Mathematics: Creatively Teaching Math, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Kansas City, Mo. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

8--Professional development: How the Brain Learns, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Hattiesburg, Miss. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

8--Professional development: Planning for the Future, sponsored by the New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association, for principals and supervisors planning to retire, site to be announced. Contact: Anthony Scannella, NJPSA, 1479 Pennington Road, Trenton, N.J. 08618-2694; (609) 771-8200; fax: (609) 771-9375; e-mail: njpsa@aol.com.

8--Professional development: High-Performance Management, sponsored by the National Center on Education and the Economy, for principals and central-office personnel in Chicago, Ill. Registration deadline: two weeks before the event. Contact: Alliance Staff Assistant, NCEE, 700 11th St. N.W., Suite 750, Washington, D.C. 20001; (202) 783-3668; fax: (202) 783-3672; e-mail: nareinfo@ncee.org.

8--Science: Hands-On Science, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Colorado Springs, Colo. Registration deadline: two weeks before event. Contact: Center for Professional Development and Services, PDK, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, Ind. 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org.

8-9--College fair: National college fair, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for parents, students, and teachers, at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center in Seattle. Contact: Mark Milroy, NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, Va. 22314-2818; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015; e-mail: mmilroy@nacac.com.

8-9--College fair: National college fair, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for parents, students, and teachers, at the MacCormick Place in Chicago, Ill. Contact: Mark Milroy, NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, Va. 22314-2818; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015; e-mail: mmilroy@nacac.com.

8-9--Professional development: The High/Scope Problem-Solving Approach, sponsored by the High/Scope Educational Research Foundation, for educators and administrators, in Hays, Kan. Contact: Gavin Haque, High/Scope, 600 N. River St., Ypsilanti, Mich. 48198-2898; (313) 485-2000; fax: (313) 485-0704.

8-9--Professional development: The High/Scope Problem-Solving Approach, sponsored by the High/Scope Educational Research Foundation, for educators and administrators, in Williamsburg, Va. Contact: Gavin Haque, High/Scope, 600 N. River St., Ypsilanti, Mich. 48198-2898; (313) 485-2000; fax: (313) 485-0704.

8-9--Science: Teaching Environmental Health and Safety in a Chemical Technology Program, sponsored by the Center for Chemical Education, for educators at all levels, at the center at Miami University in Ohio. Contact: Mark Sabo, CCE, Miami University, 4200 E. University Blvd., Middletown, Ohio 45042; (513) 727-3373; e-mail: sabom@muohio.edu.

8-10--Administrators: Women's Ways of Leading, sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators, for women administrators and aspiring administrators, at the Homewood Suites Hotel/Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas. Contact: AASA, Member Service, 1801 N. Moore St., Arlington, Va. 22209; (703) 528-0748; website: http://www.aasa.org.

8-10--Counseling: Counseling: The Next Generation, sponsored by the American Counseling Association and the Iowa Counseling Association, for counselors, at the Savery Hotel and Spa in Des Moines, Iowa. Contact: Mary Prewitt, ICA, 1515 Linden St., Suite 200, Des Moines, Iowa 50309; (515) 288-4640; fax: (515) 288-4745.

8-10--Mathematics: Changes and Challenges: Balancing the Approach to Mathematics for Today and Tomorrow, sponsored by the California Mathematics Council-Southern Section, for preK-12 teachers, administrators, parents, and preservice educators, at the Palm Springs (Calif.) Convention Center. Contact: John Aydelotte, chairperson, TLC/ETLP Room 114, 1775 Chatsworth Blvd., San Diego, Calif. 92107; (619) 225-3476; fax: (619) 225-1420.

8-12--School business: Managing the Future, sponsored by the Association of School Business Officials International, for school business executives, department heads, school board members, and superintendents, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Registration deadline: Oct. 18. Contact: Peg D. Kirkpatrick, director of communications and marketing, ASBO International, 11401 N. Shore Drive, Reston, Va. 22090; (703) 478-0405.

9--Critical/Creative thinking: Expand Your Mind, sponsored by the Hartford Critical/Creative Thinking Center, for teachers, administrators, nurses, and business professionals, in Hartford, Conn. Contact: Louise E. Loomis, executive director, HCCTC, P.O. Box 320188, Hartford, Conn. 06132-0188; (860) 233-8650; fax: (860) 233-8966.

9--Education therapy: Principles of Educational Therapy, sponsored by the University of California, Los Angeles Extension, for those interested in training to become educational therapists, at UCLA. Contact: Mervat Fam, UCLA Education Extension, 10995 LeConte Ave., Suite 639, Los Angeles, Calif. 90024; (310) 825-2960; fax: (310) 206-7878; e-mail: mfam@unex.ucla.edu.

9--Professional development: High-Performance Management, sponsored by the National Center on Education and the Economy, for principals and central-office personnel in Chicago, Ill. Registration deadline: two weeks before the event. Contact: Alliance Staff Assistant, NCEE, 700 11th St. N.W., Suite 750, Washington, D.C. 20001; (202) 783-3668; fax: (202) 783-3672; e-mail: nareinfo@ncee.org.

9-12--Counseling: Western region meeting, sponsored by the American Counseling Association, for counselors, at the Red Lion Hotel-Lloyd Center in Portland, Ore. Contact: Greta Krahn, 1709 S.E. 49th Ave., Portland, Ore. 97215; (503) 399-3907; fax: (503) 234-8778.

  • 9-12--Personnel administrators: Annual regional conference, sponsored by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, for personnel administrators, at the Hot Springs Park Hilton in Hot Springs, Ark. Contact: NASPA, 1875 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Suite 418, Washington, D.C. 20009-5728; (202) 265-7500; fax: (202) 797-1157.
  • 10-11--Learning disabilities: Learning and Attentional Difficulties: Understanding the Range of Normal Variation, sponsored by the Harvard Uiversity graduate school of education, for professionals in education, psychology, child development, speech and language pathology, and related fields, at the university in Cambridge, Mass. Contact: Learning Disorders Conference, Programs in Professional Education, Graduate School of Education, HU, Cambridge, Mass. 02138; (617) 495-3572 or (800) 545-1849.

10-12--Counseling: Counselors Connecting Communities, sponsored by the American Counseling Association and the Michigan Counseling Association, for counselors, at the Westin Hotel and Renaissance Center in Detroit, Mich. Contact: John Rinke, Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E. Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor, Mich. 48106-1610; (313) 677-5112; fax: (313) 677-5413.

  • 10-12--Education reform: Education and Race, sponsored by the Public Education Fund Network, for all national and local public education reform organizations, at the ANA Hotel in Washington, D.C. Contact: Wendy Lewis, PEFNet, 601 13th St. N.W., Suite 290N, Washington, D.C. 20005; (202) 628-7460; fax: (202) 628-1893; e-mail: pefnet@pefnet.org.

10-12--Professional development: Leading Change: Creating Successful Schools, sponsored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals, for high school and middle-level principals, assistant principals, and school administrators, in Washington, D.C. Contact: Kristine Rzewnicki, NASSP, Office of Convention, Meetings, and Travel Services, 1904 Association Drive, Reston, Va. 22091; (703) 860-7238; fax: (703) 476-5432; e-mail: profed@nassp.org.ter of New Hampshire in Manchester. Contact: Pat Wallace, South Meadow School, 108 Hancock Road, Peterborough, N.H. 03458; Convention Center. Contact: AATG, 112 Haddontowne Ct. #104, Cherry Hill, N.J. 08034; (609) 795-5553; fax: (609) 795-9398.

22-24--Foreign language: Annual convention, sponsored by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, for teachers, authors, editors, and publishers of foreign languages, in Philadelphia, Pa. Contact: Louise Patierno, convention manager, ACTFL, 6 Executive Plaza, Yonkers, N.Y. 10701; (914) 963-8830; fax: (913) 963-1275.

22-24--Independent schools: Intentionally Creating Community Within the School, sponsored by the Council for Religion in Independent Schools, for educators and administrators, at the College of Preachers in Washington, D.C. Registration deadline: Nov. 1. Contact: CRIS, 4405 East-West Hwy., Suite 506, Bethesda, Md. 20814-4536; (301) 657-0912; fax: (301) 657-0915.

22-24--Technology: Ernest L. Boyer Technology Summits for Educators, sponsored by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting with the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, for high school teachers, librarian/media specialists, and faculty of schools and colleges of education, at the University of North Texas in Dallas. Application deadline: Sept. 27. Contact: Kari Stoddard, CPB, 901 E Street N.W., Washington D.C. 20004-2037; (202) 879-9776; e-mail: kstoddard@cpb.org; Web site: http://www.cpb.org/edtech/summits/index.html.

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