Published Online: March 15, 2000
Published in Print: March 15, 2000, as Events

Departments

Events

Article Tools
  • PrintPrinter-Friendly
  • EmailEmail Article
  • ReprintReprints

A symbol (*) marks events that have not appeared in a previous issue of Education Week.

*18-19—Professional development: Critical Thinking Weekend Seminar, sponsored by the Centerand Foundation for Critical Thinking, for educators, at the Radisson Hotel Seattle Airport in Seattle. Contact: CFCT, PO Box 7087, Cotati, CA 94931; (800) 833-9645; fax: (707-878-9111; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.criticalthinking.org.

18-21—Diversity: National Association of Elementary School Principals Annual Convention, sponsored by the NAESP, for K-8 principals, at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Contact: Marguerite Leishman, Director of Conventions, NAESP, 615 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 684-3345; fax: (703) 518-6281; e-mail: [email protected].

18-21—Higher learning: A New Agenda for a New Age: Higher Education in Transformation, sponsored by the American Council on Education, for higher education administrators, at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers in Chicago. Contact: ACE, 1 Dupont Circle N.W., Washington DC, 20036; (202) 939-9410; fax: (202) 833-4760; e-mail: [email protected]< /a>; Web site:www.acenet.edu.

20-21—Multiple intelligences: Multiple Intelligences Lesson Planning & Curriculum Design Practicum, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Dallas. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

20-22—International education: European Schools Conference, sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, for educators, at Keble College Oxford in Oxford, England. Contact: CASE; 1307 New York Ave. N. W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005-4701; (202) 328-5900; fax: (202) 387-4973; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.case.org.

20-22—Student behavior: The Well-Managed Classroom, three-day workshop, sponsored by Boys Town, for teachers and support staff, in Boys Town, Neb. Contact: National Resource and Training Center Support Services, Box 145, Boys Town, NE 68010; (800) 545-5771, ext. 65; Web site: www.ffbh.boystown.org.

21—Assistive technology: Workshop, sponsored by the Lab School of Washington, for mainstream and special education teachers, in Washington. Contact: Diana Meltzer, LSW, 4759 Reservoir Rd. N.W., Washington, DC 20007; (202) 944-3802; fax: (202) 965-5106; e-mail: [email protected].

21—Science: Hands-On Science, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Farmington Hills, Mich. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

21—Science: Paracesus Goes to School, sponsored by the Society of Toxicology, for science teachers of grades K-12, at the Philadelphia Marriott in Philadelphia. Contact: SOT, 1767 Business Center Drive, Suite 302, Reston, VA 20190; (703) 438-3115; fax: (703) 438-3113; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.toxicology.org.

21-25—Counseling: Annual conference, sponsored by the American Counseling Association, for ACA members, mental health professionals, social workers, and psychologists, in Washington. Contact: Andrew Miller, ACA, Director of Conferences & Meetings, 5999 Stevenson Ave., Alexandria, VA 22304; (800) 347-6647, ext. 296; fax: (703) 823-0252; e-mail: [email protected].

21-25—Physical education: 2000 AAHPERD National Convention and Exposition, sponsored by the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, for educators, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Contact: AAHPERD; Convention Office, 1900 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191-1598.

22—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Tampa, Fla. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: [email protected].

22-23—College fair: National College Fair, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for secondary school students, at the Connecticut Expo Center in Hartford. Contact: NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015; Web site: www.nacac.com.

22-24—Advancement: Winter Institute for Chief Advancement Services Officers, sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, for educators, at the Royal Orleans in New Orleans. Contact: CASE; 1307 New York Ave. N. W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005-4701; (202) 328-5900; fax: (202) 387-4973; e- mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.case.org.

22-24—Communications: CASE-UCDA Design Institute, sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, for educators, at the Hyatt Regency in Austin, Texas. Contact: CASE; 1307 New York Ave. N. W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005-4701; (202) 328-5900; fax: (202) 387-4973; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.case.org.

22-24—Discipline: Administrative Intervention, three-day workshop, sponsored by Boys Town, for principals, building administrators, counselors, social workers, and team leaders, in Boys Town, Neb. Contact: National Resource and Training Center Support Services, Box 145, Boys Town, NE 68010; (800) 545-5771, ext. 65; Web site: www.ffbh.boystown.org.

22-24—Planned giving: Advanced Planned Giving Institute, sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, for educators and administrators, at the Marriott Inner Harbor in Baltimore, Md. Contact: CASE; 1307 New York Ave. N. W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005-4701; (202) 328-5900; fax: (202) 387-4973; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.case.org.

22-24—Technology: Technology site visit, sponsored by the National School Boards Association, for technology coordinators, board members, superintendents, teachers, and other school leaders, at the Plano Independent School District in Plano, Texas. Contact: Ann Lee Flynn, Manager, Technology Programs, 1680 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 838-6764; fax: (703) 548-5560; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.nsba.org/itte.

23—Arts: The Start With Arts Program (SWAP): Integration That Works, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Cincinnati. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

23—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Indianapolis. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: [email protected].

23—Testing: How To Raise Test Scores, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Milwaukee. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

*23-25—Professional development: Annual Director Training Session, sponsored by the Slingerland Institue for Literacy, for teachers, tutors, and administrators, at the Seatac Embassy Suites in Seattle. Contact: Annette Calvagno, SIL, 411 108th St., Bellevue, WA 98004; (425) 453-1190; fax: (425) 635-7762; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.slingerland.org.

23-26—Student advancement: SAA/SF Network District VI Conference, sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, for educators, at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colo. Contact: CASE; 1307 New York Ave. N. W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005-4701; (202) 328-5900; fax: (202) 387-4973; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.case.org.

24—Arts: The Start With Arts Program (S.W.A.P.): Integration That Works, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Harrisburg, Pa. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

*25—Crime prevention: National Youth Crime Prevention Conference, sponsored by Youth Crime Watch of America, for educators, parents, law-enforcement officers, policymakers, and community and business leaders, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Atlanta. Contact: YCWA, 9300 S. Dadeland Blvd., Suite 100, Miami, FL 33156; (305) 670- 2409; fax: (305) 670-3805; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.ycwa.org.

25-27—Professional development: Annual convention, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators, at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Contact: ASCD, 1703 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311-1714; (800) 933-2723; (703) 578-9600; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.ascd.org.

25-28—Youth crime: National Youth Crime Prevention Conference, sponsored by the National Crime Prevention Council and Youth Crime Watch of America, for educators. Contact: Jaime Handelsman, YCWA, 9300 S. Dadeland Blvd., Miami, FL 33156; (305) 670-2409; fax: (305) 670-3805; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.ncpc.org/youthcon/.

25-28—Professional development: Making Connections: Developing Connected, Non-Violent Children in the Age of Columbine, sponsored by the International Elementary School Consortium, for elementary school teams of teachers, principals, central office staff, and board members, in New Orleans. Contact: Julie Gray; IESC; (248) 435- 8400, ext. 232; fax: (248) 435-6170.

25-28—Young children: How Young Children Build Skills of Well- Being in the Age of Columbine, sponsored by the International Elementary School Consortium, for elementary school teachers, principals, office staff, and board members, in New Orleans. Contact: Julie Gray, IESC; (248) 435-8400, ext. 232; fax: (248) 435-6170.

25-28—Reading: The Next Chapter, sponsored by the Michigan Reading Association, for teachers, administrators, and parents, at the Cobo Hall Convention Center in Detroit. Contact: Karen White, 19735 Warrington, Detroit, MI 48221; (313) 342-7152; fax: (313) 345-7463; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.iserv.net/

for K-12 teachers, at the Convention Center in Baltimore. Contact: William Rust, President, MICCA, Baltimore County Public Schools, 1940 G Greenspring Drive, Timonium, MD 21093; (410) 887-7837; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.howard.k12.md.us/micca.

29—Inclusion: Prisoners of Time: Too Much To Teach and Not Enough Time To Teach It, sponsored by the Northeast Regional Professional Development Center, for K-8 teachers, administrators, curriculum directors, and other interested educators, at Cleveland State University in Cleveland. Contact: Barbara Jenkins, NRPDC, Route 901, CSU, 1860 E. 22nd St., Cleveland, OH 44114-4435; (216) 523-7107; fax: (216) 687- 5422; e-mail: [email protected] or [email protected].

29—Indiana public schools: A Look at the Future of Public Schools in Indiana: 1750 and Beyond, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, at the Courtyard by Marriott in Valparaiso, Ind. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

29—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Cleveland. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: [email protected].

29-31—Study skills: Hm Study Skills Seminar for Leaders, sponsored by hm Study Skills, the National Association of Secondary School Principals, and the National Association of Elementary School Principals, for teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Atlanta. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: [email protected].

30—Administrators: How Do Administrators Deal With the Challenges Facing Today's School?, sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Educational Development Center, for classroom teachers, administrators, curriculum directors, and other interested educators, at Cleveland State University in Cleveland. Contact: Barbara Jenkins, GCEDC, Route 901, CSU, 1860 E. 22nd St., Cleveland, OH 44114-4435; (216) 523-7107; fax: (216) 687- 5422; e-mail: [email protected] or [email protected].

*30—Diversity: Differentiating Instruction for Academic Diversity, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, at Morris Knolls High School in Rockaway, NJ. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339- 1156 or (800) 766-1156; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

*30—California schools: Ranking California Schools: Will It Improve Student Learning? Undermine Public Support?, annual conference, sponsored by EdSource, for educators, at the Ontario Airport Hilton in Ontario, Calif. Contact: ES, 4151 Middlefield Road, Suite 100, Palo Alto, CA 94303-4743; (650) 857-9604; fax: (650) 857-4743: E-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.edsource.org.

30—Indiana public schools: A Look at the Future of Public Schools in Indiana: 1750 and Beyond, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, at the Holiday Inn in Fort Wayne, Ind. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

30—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Los Angeles. Registration deadline is: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056; e-mail: [email protected].

30-April 1—Education law: School law seminar, sponsored by the National School Boards Association's Council of School Attorneys, for school attorneys and other school administrators and leaders, in Orlando, Fla. Contact: Susan Butler, Director, NSBA, 1680 Duke St., Alexandria, VA, 22314; (703) 838-6711; fax: (703) 683-7590; e- mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.nsba.org/cosa.

30-April 1—Peer collaboration: Teaching and Learning in the New Millennium, sponsored by the Chicago Annenberg Challenge, the Chicago Learning Collaborative, the Chicago Public Schools, and the University of Illinois at Chicago, for educators, at the Allegro Hotel in Chicago. Contact: Steven Strull, UIC Small Schools Workshop, 115 S. Sangamon St., Chicago, IL 60607; (312) 413-9417; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.uic.edu/depts/educ /ssw/events/opendoor/

30-April 1—Project-based learning: Kids Who Know and Do, sponsored by the Autodesk Foundation, for pre-K-12 teachers, administrators, school district officials, and prospective teachers, at the San Francisco Hilton Hotel in San Francisco. Contact: Ross Kleinberg, AF, 111 McInnis Parkway, San Rafael, CA 94903; (415) 507-6336; fax: (415) 507-6339; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.autodesk.com/foundation or Sanna Randolph, AF; (415) 507-6232; e-mail: [email protected].

30-April 1—School law: Annual school law seminar, sponsored by the National School Boards Association's Council of School Attorneys, for school attorneys, administrators, and school board members, in Orlando, Fla. Contact: NSBACSA, 1680 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 838-6738; fax: (703) 548-5613; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.nsba.org/cosa.

*30-31—Technology: National School Technology Leadership Conference, sponsored by eSchool News, for educators, administrators, information technology directors, and librarians, at the Hyatt Regency Austin on Town Lake in Austin, Texas. Contact: Conference Registration, eSN, 7920 Norfolk Ave., #900, Bethesda, MD 20814; (800) 394-0115, ext. 120; fax: (301) 913-0119; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.eschoolnews.org/stlc.

*30—California schools: Ranking California Schools: Will It Improve Student Learning? Undermine Public Support?, annual conference, sponsored by EdSource, for educators, at the PG&E Learning Center in San Ramon, Calif. Contact: ES, 4151 Middlefield Road, Suite 100, Palo Alto, CA 94303-4743; (650) 857-9604; fax: (650) 857-4743: E-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.edsource.org.

April

1-4—Professional development: Annual Conference, sponsored by the National School Boards Association, for school board members, superintendents, and other school district administrators, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Contact: Bob Lucas, Assistant Executive Director, NSBA, 1680 Duke St., Alexandria, VA, 22314; (703) 838-6790; fax: (703) 683-7590; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.nsba.org/conference.

1-5—Professional development: District IV Annual Conference, sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, for educators, at the Radisson Hotel in Baton Rouge, La. Contact: CASE, 1307 New York Ave. N.W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005-4701; (202) 328-5900; fax: (202) 387-4973; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.case.org.

2—College fair: National College Fair, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for secondary school students, in Cleveland. Contact: NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015; Web site: www.nacac.com.

2-4—Philanthropy: The Changing Face of Philanthropy, sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, for educators, in St. Louis. Contact: CASE; 1307 New York Ave. N.W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005-4701; (202) 328- 5900; fax: (202) 387-4973; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.case.org.

2-5—Professional development: Focusing on Success, sponsored by the North Central Association Commission on Schools, for teachers, administrators, board members, and parents, in Chicago. Contact: Gene Wenger, NCACS, Arizona State University, Box 873011, Tempe, AZ 85287-3011; (800) 525-9517; e-mail: [email protected].

2-5—Special education: Special Education World Congress 2000, sponsored by the Council for Exceptional Children, for educators, in Vancouver, British Columbia. Contact: CEC, 1920 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191-1589; (888) 232-7733; e- mail: [email protected].

3—Professional development: Getting Beyond Disruption, Hostility, and Excuses, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa, for educators, in Flint, Mich. Contact: PDKI, PO Box, 789, Bloomington, IN, 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

3-7—Special needs: 18th Annual Conference on Learning Disabilities and Educational Therapy, sponsored by the Learning Disabilities Network, for educators, at the Lantana in Randolph, Mass. Contact: Kate Norton, LDN, 72 Sharp St., Suite A-2, Hingham, MA 02043; (781) 340-5605; fax: (781) 340-5603; e-mail: [email protected].

3-9—Professional development: Annual Convention, sponsored by the Council for Exceptional Children, for educators, in Vancouver, British Columbia. Contact: CEC; 1920 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191-1589; (888) 232-7733; e-mail: [email protected].

4—Math: How To Create Games That Teach, Reinforce and Review Mathematics Concepts, sponsored by the Churchill Center, for educators, in New York City. Contact: Susan Spero, CC, 22 E. 95th St., New York, NY 10128; (212) 722-0610; fax: (212) 410-3199; e-mail: [email protected] l.com.

4—Middle schools: Applying Computer Technology at the Middle Level Conference, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, for educators, in Sturbridge, Mass. Contact: Adrian Alekna, NELMS, 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, MA 01983-1223; (978) 887-6263; fax: (978) 887-6504; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.nelms.org.

4—Professional development: Getting Beyond Disruption, Hostility, and Excuses, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Toledo, Ohio. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN, 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

4—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Dallas. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056, e-mail: [email protected].

5—Math: Connecting Literature to Mathematics, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Timonium, Md. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN, 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

5—Professionl development: Building Champions, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Austin, Texas. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN, 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

5—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Norfolk, Va. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056, e-mail: [email protected].

5—Technology: Sharing Effective Practices Seminar: Using Technology to Enhance Learning, sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Educational Development Center, for classroom teachers, administrators, curriculum directors, and other interested educators, at Cleveland State University in Cleveland. Contact: Barbara Jenkins, GCEDC, Route 901, CSU, 1860 E. 22nd St., Cleveland, OH 44114-4435; (216) 523-7107; fax: (216) 687- 5422; e-mail: [email protected] or [email protected].

6—Literacy: Integrating the Arts With Literacy: The Power to Promote Learning, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Indianapolis. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN, 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

6—Math and literature: Connecting Literature to Mathematics, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Brockton, Mass. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN, 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

6—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Detroit. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056, e-mail: [email protected].

6-7—Assessment: Multiple Intelligences Approach to Assessment, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Grand Rapids, Mich. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN, 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

6-8—Diversity: Healing the Heart of Diversity, sponsored by the Fetzer Institute, for K-12 and higher education administrators and educators, business leaders, and others, in Washington. Contact: Patricia Moore Harbour, Director, HTHD, 712 Staunton Ave. N.E., Roanoke, VA 24016; (540) 343-5192; fax: (540) 721-4211; e-mail: [email protected].

6-8—Technology: International Technology Education Association's 62nd Annual Conference, sponsored by the ITEA, for educators, at the Salt Palace in Salt Lake City. Contact: ITEA, 1914 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191-1539; (703) 860- 2100; fax: (703) 860-0353; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.itea.org.

6-9—Science: The National Science Teachers Association 48th National Convention, sponsored by the NSTA, for educators, in Orlando, Fla. Contact: NSTA, 1840 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201.

7—Literacy: Integrating the Arts With Literacy: The Power To Promote Learning, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Columbus, Ohio. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN, 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156 or (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

7—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Seattle. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056, e-mail: [email protected].

7-8—Saturday academies: Safety Nets: Focus on Saturday Academies, sponsored by the College Board, Equity 2000, for educators, students, and parents, in Washington. Contact: Marlene Guy, CB, 1233 20th St. N.W., Washington, DC 20036-2304; (202) 822-5930, ext. 120; fax: (202) 822-5939; e-mail: [email protected].

7-9—Montessori education: National conference, sponsored by the National Center for Montessori Education, for teachers, administrators, school owners, and parents, at the Town and Country Hotel in San Diego. Contact: Kristin Cook, NCME, 3941 Covered Bridge Place, Smyrna, GA 30082; (770) 437-8055; fax: (770) 437-8061; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.mindspring.com/ncme.

7-9—Student advancement: SAA/SF Network District V Conference, sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, for educators, at Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. Contact: CASE; 1307 New York Ave. N.W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005-4701; (202) 328-5900; fax: (202) 387-4973; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.case.org.

9-10—College fair: National College Fair, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for secondary school students, at the Onondaga County Convention Center in Syracuse, N.Y. Contact: NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015; Web site: www.nacac.com.

9-11—Professional development: National Policy Seminar, sponsored by the Association for Career and Technical Education, for educators, at the Washington Renaissance Hotel in Washington. Contact: ACTE, Meetings Department, 1410 King St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (800) 826-9972; fax: (703) 683-7424; Web site: www.acteonline.org.

10-11—College admission: The Path to College, sponsored by the College Board, Equity 2000, for educators, in Washington. Contact: Marlene Guy, 1233 20th St. N.W., Washington, DC 20036-2304; (202) 822-5930; fax: (202) 822- 5939, ext. 120; e-mail: [email protected].

10-12—Diversity: The Institute on Cultural and Linguistic Diversity, sponsored by the Northeast and Islands Regional Educational Laboratory, for practitioners, school leaders, staff developers, higher education representatives, and researchers, at Brown University in Providence, R.I. Registration deadline: March 1. Contact: LAB at BU, 222 Richmond St., Suite 300, Providence, RI 02903-4226; (800) 521-9550 or (401) 274-9548; fax: (401) 421-7650; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.lab.brown.edu.

10-12—Student behavior: The Well-Managed Classroom, three-day workshop, sponsored by Boys Town, for teachers and support staff, in Boys Town, Neb. Contact: National Resource and Training Center Support Services, Box 145, Boys Town, NE 68010; (800) 545-5771, ext. 65; Web site: www.ffbh.boystown.org.

11—Diversity: Effective Policy and Practice for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students, sponsored by the Northeast and Islands Regional Educational Laboratory, for policymakers, practitioners, and community and business leaders, at Brown University in Providence, R.I. Contact: LAB at BU, 222 Richmond St., Suite 300, Providence, RI 02903-4226; (800) 521-9550; or (401) 274-9548; fax: (401) 421-7650; e-mail: [email protected]; Web site: www.lab.brown.edu.

11—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Manchester, N.H. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056, e-mail: [email protected].

12—College fair: National College Fair, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for secondary school students, at the Novi Exposition Center in Detroit. Contact: NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 836-2222; fax: (703) 836-8015; Web site: www.nacac.com.

12—Curriculum: Understanding by Design, sponsored by the New Hampshire Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators and parents, in Bedford, N.H. Contact: Jean M. Stefanik, Executive Director, NHASCD, 285 Beaver St., Manchester, NH, 03104-5569; e-mail: [email protected].

12—Study skills: Hm 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 teachers and administrators in grades 1-12, in Hartford, Conn. Registration deadline: 10 working days before event. Contact: Esther Davenport, PO Box 95010, Newton, MA 02495; (617) 965-0048; fax: (617) 965-0056, e-mail: [email protected].

Vol. 19, Issue 27, Pages 51-53

Back to Top Back to Top

Most Popular Stories

Viewed

Emailed

Recommended

Commented