21—English: The Write Approach: A Differentiated Approach to Writing, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for elementary-level educators, at the PDK International Conference Center in Bloomington, Ind. Contact: PDK International; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.
21-27—Instruction: Schools Attuned Program, sponsored by All Kinds of Minds, for educators and administrators, at various sites. Contact and location information is online at www.allkindsofminds.org/calendar.aspx.
21-28—History and social studies: Teacher Institute, sponsored by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, for middle and high school teachers, in Williamsburg, Va. Contact: Tab Broyles, CWF, P.O. Box 1776, Williamsburg, VA 23187; (757) 220-7975; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: www.cwf.org.
22—Facilities: 2006 Executive Director’s E-Conference Series, sponsored by the Council of Educational Facility Planners International, for school facility planners, architects, engineers, administrators, and school board members, online teleconference. Contact: Mike Deegan, CEFPI, 9180 E. Desert Cove, Suite 104, Scottsdale, AZ 85260; (480) 391-0840; fax: (480) 391-0940; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: www.cefpi.org/e-series2006.html.
22-23—Instruction: Dayton Aviation Workshop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, for mathematics and history educators in grades K-8, at the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park in Dayton, Ohio. Registration information is online at www.t2tweb.us/Workshops/Registration.asp.
22-23—Multicultural education: Institute for Building Cultural Competency, sponsored by the REACH Center for Multicultural Education, for educators, in Seattle. Contact: Karen Aurand; (800) 205-4932; fax: (360) 403-9637; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: www.reachctr.org.
22-28—Libraries: National Conference, sponsored by the American Library Association, for school and public librarians, at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Contact: ALA, 50 E. Huron, Chicago, IL 60611; (800) 545-2433; Web site: www.ala.org.
23—History and social studies: Using Children’s Literature as a Tool to Teach Government, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for secondary-level educators, at the PDK International Conference Center in Bloomington, Ind. Contact: PDK International; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.
23—Science: Eight Essentials of Inquiry-based Science, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for elementary-level educators, at the PDK International Conference Center in Bloomington, Ind. Contact: PDK International; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.
23-25—School boards: CUBE Issues Seminar, sponsored by the National School Boards Association’s Council of Urban Boards of Education, for urban school leaders, at the Renaissance Chicago Hotel in Chicago. Contact: Barbara B. Moody, 1680 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 535-1630; fax: (703) 548-5560; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: www.nsba.org/cube.
24-26—Parent involvement: National Convention, sponsored by the National Parent Teacher Association, for educators and parents, in Phoenix. Contact: NPTA, 541 N. Fairbanks Court, Suite 1300, Chicago, IL 60611; (800) 307-4PTA; fax: (312) 670-6783; Web site: www.pta.org.
25-27—Leadership: Education Leadership Summit, sponsored by the American Society for Quality, for administrators, at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort in St. Petersburg, Fla. Contact: Suzanne Keely, ASQ; (800) 248-1946 ext. 7955; Web site: www.asq.org/summit.
25-28—Assessment: National Conference on Large-Scale Assessment, sponsored by the Council of Chief State School Officers, for educators and administrators, in San Francisco. Contact: Madeline Morrison, CCSSO, One Massachusetts Ave. N.W., Suite 700, Washington, DC 20001; (202) 336-7039; fax: (202) 408-8072; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: www.ccsso.org.
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