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24-26--Technology: Midwest education and technology conference, sponsored by Cooperating School Districts, for classroom teachers, administrators, technology coordinators, librarians, and media specialists, at America's Center in St. Louis, Mo. Contact: Christine McConnell, CSD, 1460 Craig Road, St. Louis, Mo. 63146; (314) 692-1250 or (800) 835-8282; fax: (314) 872-9128; e-mail: christin@info.csd.org; web site: http://info.csd.org/stl.html.

25--Middle schools: Adviser/Advisee: Trainer of the Trainers, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, for teachers and administrators, in Topsfield, Mass. Contact: Adrian L. Aleckna, NELMS, 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, Mass. 01983-1223; (508) 887-6263; fax: (508) 887-6504.

25-27--Peer programs: Level I and Level II Training for Peer Helping Professionals, sponsored by the California Association of Peer Programs, for counselors, teachers, administrators, and youth service professionals, at the Anaheim (Calif.) Marriott. Contact: CAPP, P.O. Box 50725, Pasenda, Calif. 91115; (818) 564-0099.

26--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Atlanta, Ga. 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.

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

26-March 1--Bilingual education: Advancing World-Class Standards for Learning and Leadership, sponsored by the California Association Bilingual Education, for teachers, administrators, paraprofessionals, parents, university professors, and others interested, at the San Diego (Calif.) Convention Center. Contact: Silvina Rubinstein, CABE, 320 W. G St., Ontario, Calif. 91762; (909) 984-6201; fax: (909) 984-1333.

26-March 1--Independent schools: Imagination and Innovation, sponsored by the National Association of Independent Schools, for independent school heads, administrators, teachers, and trustees, at the San Francisco (Calif.) Marriott. Contact: Louis Helms, NAIS, 1620 L St. N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036; (202) 973-9700; fax: (202) 973-9790.

26-March 1--Teachers: Leadership for Transforming the Profession: Fulfilling the Commitment to Children, Communities, and the Common Good, sponsored by the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, for AACTE member representatives, policymakers, and other education professionals at the Hyatt Regency in Phoenix, Ariz. Registration deadline: Jan. 17, 1997. Contact: Sonja Goree, AACTE, One Dupont Circle, Suite 610, Washington, D.C. 20036-1186; (202) 293-2450; fax: (202) 457-8095; e-mail: sdj@aacte.nche.edu.

26-March 1--Women in education: Mapping Fault Lines: Stresses and Strengths in the Academy, sponsored by the National Association for Women in Education, for educators, at the Parc 55 Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. Contact: NAWE, 1325 18th St. N.W., #210, Washington, D.C. 20036; (202) 659-9330; fax: (202) 457-0947; e-mail: nawe@clark.net.

27--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Phoenix, Ariz. 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.

27--Mathematics: Making Mathematical Connections, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Charleston, S.C. 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.

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

27--Secondary schools: Step Out of the Box IV: High Schools for the 21st Century, sponsored by the Illinois Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for high school educators, at the Chicago Marriott in Oak Brook, Ill. Registration deadline: Feb. 15, 1997. Contact: IASCD, D. William Dodds, superintendent, McHenry District No. 15, 1011 N. Green St., McHenry, Ill. 60050; (815) 385-7210.

27-28--Counseling: Mid-Winter Conference, sponsored by the American Counseling Association and the Oklahoma Counseling Association, for counselors, at the Clarion Hotel in Oklahoma City, Okla. Contact: I. Claudean Harrison, P.O. Box 69, 401 West Creek, Lindsay, OK 73052; (800) 624-5963 or (405) 756-2427; fax: (800) 756-3480 or (405) 756-3443.

27-28--Title I: Professional Development Training for Title I Coordinators, sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, for Title I coordinators, math and science teachers, and supervisors, in Washington, D.C. Registration deadline: one week before each workshop. Contact: Stephanie Jensen, AAAS, 1200 New York Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005; (800) 351-7542; fax: (202) 371-9849; e-mail: sjensen@aaas.org.

27-March 1--Technology: ICE.Net 97--Your Link to the Future, sponsored by Indiana Computer Educators, for all computer-using educators, at the Indianapolis (Ind.) Convention Center. Contact: ICE, 1 S.E. Ninth St., Evansville, Ind. 47708; (812) 435-8546; e-mail: miker41367@aol.com.

27-March 1--Technology: Annual conference, sponsored by the California Industrial and Technology Education Association, for teachers, administrators, counselors in industrial-technology education, tech-prep, curriculum integration and exploring technologies, at the Fresno (Calif.) Holiday Inn Centre Plaza Hotel and Convention Center. Contact: Dani Rush, CITEA, P.O. Box 191017, Sacramento, Calif. 95819-1017; (916) 362-0660; fax: (916) 362-6440.

27-March 2--Counseling: Conference, sponsored by the American Counseling Association of Missouri, for counselors, at the Holiday Inn Downtown/Convention Center in St. Louis, Mo. Contact: Judy Coy, R.R. 4, Kirksville, Mo. 63501; (816) 665-5608 or (816) 665-2402.

27-March 2--Music education: Eastern division conference, sponsored by the Music Educators National Conference, for music educators, at the Baltimore (Md.) Convention Center. Registration deadline: Jan. 15, 1997. Contact: David Showers, conventions and meetings director, MENC, 1806 Robert Fulton Drive, Reston, Va. 22091-4348; (703) 860-4000; fax: (703) 860-1531.

27-March 2--Social studies: Social Studies at the Crossroads: Lessons From Our Past, Lessons for Our Future, sponsored by the Middle States Council for the Social Studies, for teachers of social studies, at the Tarrytown (N.Y.) Hilton Inn. Contact: Bernard Cohen, 1212 Ave. R, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11229-1016; (718) 645-7920 or (212) 598-9259; e-mail: pierfy@rider1.rider.edu.

28--Mathematics: Creatively Teaching Mathematics, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Birmingham, 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.

28--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Albuquerque, N.M. 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.

28-March 1--Music education: Music and Movement Workshop, sponsored by the High/Scope Educational Research Foundation, for educators and administrators, in Salisbury, N.C. Contact: Gavin Haque, High/Scope, 600 N. River St., Ypsilanti, Mich. 48198-2898; (313) 485-2000; fax: (313) 485-0704.

28-March 1--Peer programs: PEER-Severance Making Our Schools Safe, sponsored by the California Association of Peer Programs, for high school and college students and peer helping advisers, in Glendora, Calif. Contact: CAPP, P.O. Box 50725, Pasadena, Calif. 91115; (818) 564-0099.

March

1--English: Spelling: Continuing the Conversation, sponsored by the National Council of Teachers of English and the Whole Language Umbrella, for elementary educators, national teleconference. Registration deadline: Feb. 1. Contact: NCTE Professional Development Services, 1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, Ill. 61801-1096; (800) 369-6283, ext. 203, or (217) 328-3870; fax: (217) 328-0977; e-mail: pglazik@ncte.org.

1--Learning disabilities: The Two Sides of ADD-Pro and Con, sponsored by the Central California Branch of the Orton Dyslexia Society, for teachers, counselors, tutors, and parents, at the Monterey (Calif.) Conference Center. Contact: CCBODS, P.O. Box 924, Pebble Beach, Calif. 93953; (408) 659-7653; fax: (508) 455-9130.

3--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Fresno, Calif. 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.

3-4--Teachers: Teacher Expectations and Student Achievement, 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.

3-6--International education: Annual conference, sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of International Education, for persons interested in PreK-12 education in American/International schools abroad, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Atlanta, Ga. Contact: AAIE, Lewis A. Grell, (412) 946-7192; fax: (412) 946-7194.

4--Art education: Integrating Art Into the Content Areas, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Seattle, Wash. 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: Using Mathematical Manipulatives, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Nashville, Tenn. 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 Sacramento, Calif. 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.

4-5--Multiple intelligences: Teaching for Multiple Intelligences, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Fayetteville, N.C. 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.

4-5--Multiple intelligences: Multiple Intelligences, 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.

5--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in San Jose, Calif. 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--Mathematics: Using Mathematical Manipulatives, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for teachers and administrators, in Denver, 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.

5-7--Counseling: With One Voice: The Practice and Profession of Rehabilitation Counseling, sponsored by the American Counseling Association and the American Rehabilitation Counseling Association, for counselors, at the Camberley Plaza Sabal Park in Tampa, Fla. Contact:Michael Leahy, Michigan State University, 336 Erickson Hall, East Lansing, Mich. 48824; (517) 355-1838; fax: (517) 353-6393; e-mail: leahym@pilot.msu.edu.

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