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December

6--College fair: Online College Fair: Special Needs Students, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for college-bound and college students and their parents, at www.nacac.com. Contact: Sylvia E. Karpf, Assistant Director of National College Fairs, NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria,.VA 22314-2818; phone: (703) 836-2222, ext. 121 ; fax: (703)836-8015 ; e-mail: n/a; Web site: www.nacac.com.

6--Community service: Establishing Learning Communities, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Burnsville, Minn. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; phone: (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156 ; fax: (812)339-0018 ; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

6--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in West Memphis, Ark.; Athens, Ga.; Binghamton, N.Y.; and Medford, Ore. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington,.IN 47402-0789; phone: (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156 ; fax: (812)339-0018 ; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

6--Reading: Literacy Leadership: Take Charge!, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Southfield, Mich. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington,.IN 47402-0789; phone: (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156 ; fax: (812)339-0018 ; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

6--Technology: Web-Based Workshop: Adapting Curricular Materials for the Inclusive Elementary Classroom, sponsored by the Council for Exceptional Children, for educators. Contact: CEC, 1920 Association Drive, Reston,.VA 20191-1589; phone: (888) 232-7733 ; fax: n/a; e-mail: conteduc@cec.sped.org; Web site: n/a.

6-8--Discipline: Administrative Intervention, three-day workshop, sponsored by Boys Town National Resource and Training Center, 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; phone: (800) 545-5771, ext. 65 ; fax: n/a; e-mail: n/a; Web site: www.ffbh.boystown.org.

7--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Oceanside, Calif.; Ocala, Fla.; Augusta, Ga.; and Columbus, Ohio. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington,.IN 47402-0789; phone: (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156 ; fax: (812)339-0018 ; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

7--Reading: Literacy Leadership: Take Charge!, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Cincinnati. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; phone: (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156 ; fax: (812)339-0018 ; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

7-9--Science: Western area convention, sponsored by the National Science Teachers Association, for educators, in Phoenix. Contact: Convention Registration Office, NSTA, 1840 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201; phone: (800) 328-8998 or (703) 312-9221 ; fax: (703)522-5413 ; e-mail: www.nsta.org/conv; Web site: n/a.

7-10--Early childhood: Annual conference, sponsored by the Division for Early Childhood, for early-childhood educators, at the Hyatt Regency, Doubletree, and LaPosada Hotels in Albuquerque, N.M. Contact: DEC Conference Office, 3 Church Circle, Suite 194, Annapolis, MD 21401; phone: (410) 269-6801 ; fax: (410)267-0332 ; e-mail: office@gomeeting.com; Web site: n/a.

7-9--Education reform: All Children Can Learn Conference, sponsored by the Kentucky Institute for Education Research, for researchers, policymakers, and educators, at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville, Ky. Contact: Kathy McKinley, Conferences and Institutes, 218 Peterson Service Building, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506-0005; phone: (859) 257-3929 ; fax: (859)323-8522 ; e-mail: kmckin2@email.uky.edu; Web site: www.uky.edu/auxserv/conference. htm.

7-10--Technology: 2000: A Career Odyssey, sponsored by the Association for Career and Technical Education, for teachers, administrators, counselors, technology coordinators, and business leaders involved in career and technical education, at the San Diego Convention Center. Contact: ACTE, 1410 King St., Alexandria, VA 22314; phone: (800) 826-9972 or (703) 683-3111 ; fax: (703)683-7274 ; e-mail: n/a; Web site: www.acteonline.org.

**7-8--Compensation: Professional Education Research Conference on Compensation, sponsored by the Consortium for Policy Research in Education and the Pew Charitable Trusts, for national, state, and local policymakers, teams of school administrators and educators, and national and local union leaders, at the O'Hare Hilton in Chicago. Contact: CPRE, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1025 W. Johnson St., Madison, WI 53706; phone: (608) 263-4260 ; fax: (608) 263-6448 ; e-mail: n/a; Web site: www.wcer.wisc.edu/cpre.

8--Mathematics: Hands-On Equations, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Culver City, Calif.; St. Augustine, Fla.; and Dayton, Ohio. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; phone: (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156 ; fax: (812)339-0018 ; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org ; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

8--Middle schools: Math and Science at the Middle School Level, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, for educators, at the Sturbridge Host Hotel in Sturbridge, Mass. Contact: NELMS, 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield,.MA 01983-1223; phone: (978) 887-6263 ; fax: (978)887-6504 ; e-mail: nelms@nelms.org ;Web site: www.nelms.org .

10-12--Religious studies: Solomon Schechter Day School Association National Conference, sponsored by the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, for educators, at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York City. Contact: USCJ, Rapport House, 155 Fifth Ave., New York,.NY 10010-6802; phone: (212) 533-7800, ext. 2500 ; fax: (212)353-9439 ; e-mail: Education@uscj.org ; Web site: www.uscj.org.

11-12--Brain research: Conference, Making Connections: Using Brain Research in the Classroom, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators of all levels and specialties, in Atlanta. Contact: ASCD, 1703 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria,.VA 22311-1714; phone: (800) 933-2723 ; fax: (703)575-5400 ; e-mail: members@ascd.org; Web site: www.ascd.org.

11-12--Diversity: Supporting Teachers of Diverse Learners, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators of all levels and specialties, in Atlanta. Contact: ASCD, 1703 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria,.VA 22311-1714; phone: (800) 933-2723 ; fax: (703)575-5400 ; e-mail: members@ascd.org; Web site: www.ascd.org.

11-12--Professional development: Leading Change for Student Results, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators of all levels and specialties, in Atlanta. Contact: ASCD, 1703 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria,.VA 22311-1714; phone: (800) 933-2723 ; fax: (703)575-5400 ; e-mail: members@ascd.org ; Web site: www.ascd.org.

12-13--Aggression: Seminar, Reducing Aggression in Schools, sponsored by the Boys Town National Resource and Training Center, for educators, administrators, and support staff, in Boys Town, Neb. Contact: Father Flanagan's Boys' Home, NRTC-14, 14100 Crawford St., Boys Town, NE 68010; phone: (800) 545-5771, ext. 65 ; fax: n/a; e-mail: n/a; Web site: www.boystown.org/nrtc.

13--Curriculum: Differentiated Instruction: Crafting Curriculum to Meet the Needs of Diverse Learners, sponsored by the Northeast Regional Professional Development Center, for educators, at Cleveland State University. Contact: NRPDC, Rt. 901, CSU, 1860 E. 22nd St., Cleveland, Ohio 44114- 4435; phone: (216) 523-7107 ; fax: (216)687-5422 ; e-mail: nrpdc@csuohio.edu ; Web site: nrpdc.org.

13-15--Professional development: Improving America's Schools Regional Conferences, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, for superintendents, administrators, teachers, grant administrators, grantees of programs administered by the Department of Education, and national/community/parent organizations, at the Marriott Wardman Hotel in Washington. Contact: Mary Waggoner, National Conference Logistics Center, University of Oklahoma, 555 East Constitution, Room 208, Norman,.OK 73072-7820(; phone: 800) 203-5494 ; fax: (405)325-7075 ; e-mail: mwaggonr@ou.edu ; Web site: www.conferencepros.com.

15--Professional development: Monthly meeting, sponsored by the New Jersey Educational Computing Cooperative Inc., for educators, at Kean University in Union, N.J. Contact: Maria Eckert, Business Administrator, NJECC Inc., PBM 378, 551 Valley Road, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043; phone: (888) 305-2211 ; fax: (800)435-9202 ; e-mail: n/a; Web site: www.njecc.org.

January

3-6--Technology: Conference on College Composition and Communication Winter Workshop, sponsored by the CCCC, for college composition teachers, in Clearwater, Fla. Contact: The National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 West Kenyon Road, Urbana,.IL 61801-1096; phone: (217) 328-3870, ext. 3642 ; fax: (217)278-3761 ; e-mail: convreg@ncte.org ; Web site: n/a.

8--Curriculum: Curriculum Management Audit, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in San Diego. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington,.IN 47402-0789; phone: (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156 ; fax: (812)339-0018 ; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org ; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

3-6--At-risk youths: Annual Conference on Educating Adjudicated, Incarcerated, and At-Risk Youth, sponsored by Dr. Richard Ashcroft and California State University-San Bernardino, for alternative and correctional education teachers, probation officers, social workers, counselors, and judges, at the Hyatt Regency Suites in Palm Springs, Calif. Contact: Beverly Noerr, CSU--San Bernardino, College of Extended Learning, 5500 University Parkway, San Bernardino,.CA 92407-2397; phone: (909) 880-5981 ; fax: (909)880-5907 ; e-mail: bnoerr@csusb.edu ; Web site: www.cel.csusb.edu.

11-13--Professional development: Seminar, sponsored by True Colors Communications Group, for staff developers, in Laguna Beach, Calif. Contact: TCCG, 12395 Doherty St., Riverside, CA 92503; phone: (888) 698-2577 ; fax: (909) 371-1701 ; e-mail: n/a; Web site: n/a.

11-13--School safety: Seventh Joint National Conference on Alternatives to Expulsion, Suspension, and Dropping Out of School, sponsored by the Safe Schools Coalition, for counselors, health workers, administrators, agency directors, educators, crisis workers, and government leaders, at the Hyatt Orlando Hotel in Kissimmee, Fla. Contact: David Anderson, Conference Coordinator, Safe Schools Coalition, PO Box 1338, Holmes Beach, FL 34217; phone: (914) 778-6652 ; fax: (914)778-6818 ; e-mail: 102630.2245@compuserv.com ; Web site: www.ed.mtu.edu/safe.

11-13--Technology: Conference, A Technology Odyssey, sponsored by the Council for Exceptional Children's Technology and Media Division, for educators, at the Hyatt Regency in Albuquerque, N.M. Contact: Margaret Bausch, Department of Special Education & Rehabilitation Counseling, University of Kentucky, Lexington,.KY 40506-0001; phone: (606) 257-2609 ; fax: (606)257-1325 ; e-mail: meb@qx.net ; Web site: www.tam.uconn.edu.

17--College fair: Online College Fair: Business Majors, sponsored by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, for college-bound and college students and their parents, at www.nacac.com. Contact: Sylvia E. Karpf, Assistant Director of National College Fairs, NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria,.VA 22314-2818; phone: (703) 836-2222, ext. 121 ; fax: (703)836-8015 ; e-mail: n/a; Web site: www.nacac.com.

17-19--Curriculum: Integrating Curriculum, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators of all levels and specialties, in Nashville, Tenn. Contact: ASCD, 1703 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311-1704; phone: (800) 933-2723 ; fax: (703)575-5400 ; e-mail: member@ascd.org ; Web site: www.ascd.org.

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