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12—Minority education:Native Language Legislative Summit, sponsored by the National Indian Education Association, for administrators, educators, parents, and school board members, in Washington. Deadline: July 10. Contact: Lillian Sparks, 110 Maryland Ave. NE, Suite 104, Washington, DC 20002; (202) 544-7290; fax: (202) 544-7293; e-mail: niea@niea.org; Web site: www.niea.org.

12—Science: Elementary Science Safety, sponsored by the Laboratory Safety Institute, for elementary-level science educators, in Augusta, Maine. Contact: Ana Adams, 192 Worcester Road, Natick, MA 01760-2252; (508) 647-1900; fax: (508) 647-0062; e-mail: lsiadams@labsafety.org; Web site: www.labsafety.org/training/enter.html.

12-13—Instruction: EMC Workshop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, for mathematics and science educators, at the EMC Corporation headquarters in Hopkinton, Mass. Registration information is online at www.t2tweb.us/Workshops/Registration.asp.

12-14—Federal programs:Annual Conference, sponsored by the Military Child Education Coalition, for teachers and counselors, in Houston. Contact: Shellie Campos, MCEC, 108 East FM 2410, Suite D, P.O. Box 2519, Harker Heights, TX 76548; (254) 953-1923; fax: (254) 953-1925; e-mail: Shellie.Campos@MilitaryChild.org; Web site: www.militarychild.org.

12-14—Leadership: National Conference on the Principles and Practices of Effective Schools, sponsored by the University of Oklahoma, for teachers, administrators, and legislators, at the La Fonda on the Plaza in Santa Fe, N.M. Contact: Latifah Abdul-Raheem, UO, 555 E. Constitution St., Suite 211, Norman, OK 73072; (405) 325-7080; fax: (405) 325-1981; e-mail: ces@ou.edu; Web site: http://ces.ou.edu/conference.htm.

12-15—Achievement:Failure Is Not An Option Institute, sponsored by the HOPE Foundation, for educators and administrators, in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Contact: Peter Brooks, HOPE Foundation, 1252 N. Loesch Rd., P.O. Box 906; Bloomington, IN 47402-0906; (812) 355-6000; fax: (812) 323-8140; e-mail: leadership@hopefoundation.org; Web site: www.hopefoundation.org.

12-15—Independent schools: LEAD: Leadership in Equity, Advocacy and Diversity, sponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association, for Catholic high school administrators, guidance counselors and educators, at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, Calif. Contact: Mike Conroy, 1077 30th St. N.W., Suite 100, Washington, DC 20007; (202) 337-6232; e-mail: mconroy@ncea.org; Web site: www.ncea.org.

12-18—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.

13-15—Administrators: SubSolutions Conference, sponsored by the Substitute Teaching Institute at Utah State University, for administrators, human resources personnel, and managers of substitute teacher programs, in Park City, Utah. Contact: Debra Lundgreen, Development Department, STI, Utah State University; (435) 797-8158; fax: (435) 797-0944; e-mail: debra@subed.usu.edu; Web site: www.sti.usu.edu.

13-15—Facilities: University of Play, sponsored by KaBOOM!, for administrators, school facility planners, parents, and community members, at the Crowne Plaza-Hotel—Chicago O’Hare in Rosemont, Ill. Contact: KaBOOM!, 4455 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Suite B100, Washington, DC 20008; (202) 659-0215 ext. 4000; fax: (202) 659-0210; e-mail: uplay@kaboom.org; Web site: www.kaboom.org.

14-15—Health and safety: School Nurse Regional Symposium, sponsored by the National Association of School Nurses and the American Healthcare Institute, for school nurses, at the Westin City Center Hotel in Dallas. Contact: AHI, 8424 Veterans Highway, Suite 11, Millersville, MD 21108; 1-800-333-6100; fax: (410) 987-6000; Web site: www.ahi-online.com/conference/defaultsn.asp

16-19—Administrators: 2nd Annual Summer Conference for School-Based Staff Developers, sponsored by the National Staff Development Council, for staff developers and administrators, at the Hilton in Washington. Contact: NSDC, 5995 Fairfield Road, Suite 4, Oxford, OH 45056; (513) 523-6029; fax: (800) 727-7288; e-mail: nsdcoffice@aol.com; Web site: www.nsdc.org.

16-19—Health and safety: Annual Conference 2006, sponsored by the School Nutrition Association, for health educators and school food service professionals, in Los Angeles. Contact: SNA, 700 S. Washington St., Suite 300, Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 739-3900; fax: (703) 739-3915; e-mail: servicecenter@schoolnutrition.org; Web site: www.schoolnutrition.org.

16-19—Leadership: Institute for Middle Level Leadership, sponsored by the National Middle School Association, for middle-level leaders, in Midway, Utah. Contact: NMSA, 4151 Executive Parkway, Suite 300, Westerville, OH 43081; (800) 528-6672; Web site: www.nmsa.org.

16-20—Higher education: Summer Institute on College Admissions, sponsored by the College Board, for college admission counselors, at the University of Central Florida in Orlando. Deadline: July 14. Contact: Debbie Compston, 3700 Crestwood Parkway, Suite 700, Duluth, GA 30096; (770) 225-4021; fax: (770) 225-4062; e-mail: dcompston@collegeboard.org.

16-21—Health and safety: 16th Annual National School Safety Conference, sponsored by the National Association of School Resource Officers, for school resource officers, school police, and administrators, at the LaQuinta Resort and Spa in Palm Springs, Calif. Contact: Kathy Sherling, 14031 FM 315 N., Chandler, TX 75758; (888) 31-NASRO; fax: (941) 922-4824; e-mail: ksherling@aol.com; Web site: www.nasro.org.

16-21—Music education: 27th World Conference, sponsored by the International Society for Music, for music educators, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: Secretariat, Suite B-07-10, Plaza Mont’ Kiara, No. 2, Jalan Kiara, 50480, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; +603 6201 0324; fax: +603 6204 2142; e-mail: isme2006secretariat@isme.org; Web site: www.isme.org.

16-21—Special education: 12th World Conference, sponsored by the International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment, for educators of children with visual impairments, at the Putra World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Contact: ICEVI; www.icevi.org.

17—Science: Elementary Science Safety, sponsored by the Laboratory Safety Institute, for elementary-level science educators, in Wichita Falls, Texas. Contact: Ana Adams, 192 Worcester Road, Natick, MA 01760-2252; (508) 647-1900; fax: (508) 647-0062; e-mail: lsiadams@labsafety.org; Web site: www.labsafety.org/training/enter.html.

17-18—Instruction:Pittsburgh Summer Workshop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, for educators in grades 6-12, at the Hilton Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh. Registration information is online at www.t2tweb.us/Workshops/Registration.asp.

17-20—Curriculum: What Works in Schools: Translating Research into Action Academy, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for K-12 educators, in Boston. Contact: ASCD, 1703 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311; (703) 578-9600; fax: (703) 575-5400; e-mail: member@ascd.org; Web site: www.ascd.org/pd.

17-21—Arts education: Lincoln Center Institute National Educator Workshop, sponsored by the Lincoln Center Institute for the Arts in Education, for arts educators and administrators, at the Lincoln Center Institute for the Arts in Education in New York City. Contact: Teresa Froelich, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10023; (212) 875-5535; fax: (212) 875-5539; e-mail: lcireg@lincolncenter.org; Web site: www.lcinstitute.org.

17-21—History and social studies: Primarily Teaching: Original Documents and Classroom Strategies, sponsored by the National Archives and Records Administration, for K-12 educators and university professors, at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Library in Abilene, Kan. Contact: Primarily Teaching Staff, Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum, 200 S.E. 4th St., Abilene, KS 67410; e-mail: kim.barbieri@nara.org; Web site: www.archives.gov/education/primarily-teaching.

17-21—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.

17-27—English-language learners: Summer School in Applied Linguistics, sponsored by the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, for teachers of English-language learners, in Newcastle Upon Tyne, England. Contact: Applied Linguistics (Summer School), Education, Communication, and Language Sciences, King George VI Building, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 7RU, England; e-mail: Alinfo@newcastle.ac.uk; Web site: www.ncl.ac.uk/ecls/summerschools.

18-19—Health and safety: School Psychology Summer Conference, sponsored by the National Association of School Psychologists and the American Healthcare Institute, for school psychologists and counselors, at the Sheraton Atlantic City Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. Contact: AHI, 8424 Veterans Highway, Suite 11, Millersville, MD 21108; 1-800-333-6100; fax: (410) 987-6000; Web site: www.ahi-online.com/conference/psych_default.asp.

18-21—Administrators: EDVentures 2006 Conference, sponsored by the Education Industry Association, for administrators, policy makers, and business leaders, at the Denver Marriott Hotel in Denver. Contact: Steve Pines, 1 Stoney Creek Way, Potomac, MD 20854; (800) 252-3280; e-mail: spines@educationindustry.org; Web site: www.educationindustry.org.

18-21—Mathematics: 10th Annual NCSM Leadership Academy, sponsored by the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics, for mathematics educators and administrators, at the Yarrow Resort and Conference Center in Park City, Utah. Contact: NCSM, P.O. Box 150368, Lakewood, CO 80215-0368; (303) 274-5932; e-mail: ncsm@mathforum.org; Web site: http://mathforum.org/ncsm.

18-25—History and social studies: Teacher Institute, sponsored by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, for elementary-level educators, in Williamsburg, Va. Contact: Tab Broyles, CWF, P.O. Box 1776, Williamsburg, VA 23187; (757) 220-7975; e-mail: troyles@cwf.org; Web site: www.cwf.org.

19-23—Education policy: 33rd Annual Meeting, sponsored by the American Legislative Exchange Council, for policymakers, school board members, and administrators, at the San Francisco Marriott in San Francisco. Online registration deadline: July 15. Contact: ALEC; (202) 466-3800; e-mail: meetings@alec.org; Web site: www.alec.org.

19-23—Teachers: National Convention, sponsored by the American Federation of Teachers, for K-12 teachers, at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston. Contact: AFT, 555 New Jersey Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20001; Web site: www.aft.org.

19-26—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: troyles@cwf.org; Web site: www.cwf.org.

20-21—Instruction:Billings, Mont. Workshop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, for science and history educators, at Montana State University in Billings. Registration information is online at www.t2tweb.us/Workshops/Registration.asp.

20-23—Special education:Institute on Asperger’s Disorder, sponsored by The Help Group and the University of California, Los Angeles’ Semel Institute, for educators, in Los Angeles and Sherman Oaks, Calif. Deadline: July 10. Contact: The Help Group, 13130 Burbank Blvd., Sherman Oaks, CA 91401; (818) 779-5212; fax: (818) 988-4089; Web site: www.thehelpgroup.org.

21-22—Health and safety:School Nurse Regional Symposium, sponsored by the National Association of School Nurses and the American Healthcare Institute, for school nurses, at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, Fla. Contact: AHI, 8424 Veterans Highway, Suite 11, Millersville, MD 21108; (800) 333-6100; fax: (410) 987-6000; Web site: www.ahi-online.com/conference/defaultsn.asp

22—Curriculum: Animals in the Classroom, sponsored by the Pet Care Trust, for educators, at the Chicago Anti-Cruelty Society in Chicago. Contact: John Pitts, 3881 Leland Valley Road W., Quilcene, WA 98376; (360) 765-3237; e-mail: jlpitts@olympus.net; Web site: www.petcaretrust.org.

23-25—Career and technical education: Professional Development Institute for Career Development Facilitators and Instructors, sponsored by the Center on Education and Work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, for educators, counselors, and career development professionals, at the Lowell Center and the Pyle Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Contact: Carol Edds, Conference Coordinator and Outreach Specialist, Center on Education and Work, UW-Madison, 1025 W. Johnson St., Room 964, Madison, WI 53706-1796; (800) 446-0399; fax (608) 262-3063; e-mail: cedds@education.wisc.edu; Web site: www.cew.wisc.edu/summer_institute.

24-27—Higher education: 19th International Conference on The First-Year Experience, sponsored by the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition, for educators, in Toronto. Contact: Nina L. Glisson, 1728 College St., Columbia, SC 29208; (803) 777-8158; fax: (803) 777-4699; e-mail: ninal@gwm.sc.edu; Web site: www.sc.edu/fye.

24-27—Leadership: Summer CEO Leadership Conference, sponsored by the Association of Educational Service Agencies, for educational service agency staff, in Portland, Ore. Contact: AESA, 801 N. Quincy St., Suite 750, Arlington, VA 22301; (703) 875-0739; fax: (703) 807-1849; e-mail: info@aesa.us; Web site: www.aesa.us/coming_events.html.

24-28—Health and safety: School and Community Safety and Technology Summit, sponsored by the School Safety Advocacy Council, for school resource officers and administrators, in Las Vegas. Contact: SSAC; (941) 232-4633; www.schoolsafety911.com.

24-28—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.

24-31—Leadership: Harvard Institute for School Leadership: Leadership for Large-Scale Improvement, sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, for educators and administrators, at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Deadline: July 20. Contact: Jason Rabin, 14 Story St., 3rd Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138; (800) 545-1849; fax: (617) 496-8051; e-mail: ppe@gse.harvard.edu.

25-27—Early-childhood education: The Sixth Annual National Early-Childhood Inclusion Institute, hosted by the Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, for early-childhood educators and administrators, in Chapel Hill, N.C. Contact: Shelley deFosset; (919) 962-7318; e-mail: shelley_defosset@unc.edu; Web site: www.fpg.unc.edu.

25-Aug. 1—History and social studies: Teacher Institute, sponsored by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, for elementary-level educators, in Williamsburg, Va. Contact: Tab Broyles, CWF, P.O. Box 1776, Williamsburg, VA 23187; (757) 220-7975; e-mail: troyles@cwf.org; Web site: www.cwf.org.

26—Science: Elementary Science Safety, sponsored by the Laboratory Safety Institute, for elementary-level science educators, in Boston, Mass. Contact: Ana Adams, 192 Worcester Road, Natick, MA 01760-2252; (508) 647-1900; fax: (508) 647-0062; e-mail: lsiadams@labsafety.org; Web site: www.labsafety.org/training/enter.html.

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