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11-12—Middle schools: Middle Level Fundamentals, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, for middle-level administrators, at East Lyme Middle School in Niantic, Conn. Contact: Valerie Kacian; 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, MA 01983; (978) 887-6263; fax: (978) 887-6504; e-mail: vrkacian@nelms.org; Web site: www.nelms.org.

11-14—Health and safety: Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds: The Mental Health Connection, sponsored by the American School Health Association, for health educators, at the Millennium Hotel in St. Louis. Contact: Mary Bamer Ramsier, ASHA, P.O. Box 708, Kent, OH 44240; (330) 678-1601; fax: (330) 678-4526; e-mail: mbramsi@ashaweb.org; Web site: www.ashaweb.org.

11-14—Instruction: 2006 Annual Conference, sponsored by the National Society for Experiential Education, for educators, at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville, Tenn. Contact: Amanda Atkinson, Meeting Manager, NSEE, 19 Mantua Road, Mount Royal, NJ 08061; (856) 423-3427; fax: (856) 423-3420; Web site: www.nsee.org.

11-14—Science: National Convention, sponsored by the National Association of Biology Teachers, for science teachers, at the Albuquerque Convention Center in Albuquerque, N.M. Contact: NABT, 12030 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 110, Reston, VA 20191; (800) 406-0775; e-mail: office@nabt.org; Web site: www.nabt.org.

11-14—Student behavior:International Child and Adolescent Conference XIII, sponsored by the Behavioral Institute for Children and Adolescents, for educators working with troubled children and adolescents, at the Hilton Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport Mall of America in Minneapolis. Contact: Melissa Knoll, 3585 Lexington Ave. N., Suite 163, Arden Hills, MN 55126; (651) 484-5510; fax: (651) 483-3879; e-mail: mknoll@behavioralinstitute.org; Web site: www.behavioralinstitute.org.

12—Education Law:Legal Clinic: Current Issues, sponsored by Hofstra University, for administrators, at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y. Contact: Barbara Calvo-Moran, 129 Hagedorn Hall, Hempstead, NY 11549; (516) 463-5750; e-mail: barbara.r.calvo@hofstra.edu; Web site: www.hofstra.edu.

12—Instruction: Various Workshops, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators and administrators, in Orlando, Fla. Register online at www.ascd.org/ register. Contact: ASCD, 1703 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311-1714; (800) 933-2723 ext. 2; fax: (703) 575-5400; Web site: www.ascd.org.

12-13—Community involvement: Regional Best Practices Forum, sponsored by America’s Promise—The Alliance for Youth, for educators, parents, and community members, at the Adam’s Mark Hotel in Denver. Deadline: Oct. 11. Contact: Tanya Tucker, 909 N. Washington St., Suite 400, Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 535-3880; fax: (703) 535-3903; e-mail: tanyat@americaspromise.org; Web site: www.americaspromise.org.

12-14—Education law:52nd Annual Conference, sponsored by the Education Law Association, for school attorneys, at the Atlantis Resort, Paradise Island in Nassau, Bahamas. Contact: ELA, 300 College Park Ave., #0528, Dayton, OH 45469; (937) 229-3589; fax: (937) 229-3845; e-mail: ela@educationlaw.org; Web site: www.educationlaw.org.

12-17—Instruction: Schools Attuned Program, sponsored by All Kinds of Minds, for educators and administrators, in Brampton, Ontario. Contact and registration information is online at www.allkindsofminds.org/calendar.aspx.

13-14—International education: Global Education Symposium, sponsored by the Hathaway Brown School, for educators, at the Hathaway Brown School in Shaker Heights, Ohio. Contact: Isabella Dorr, Director, Center for Global Studies, Hathaway Brown School, (216) 320-8095; e-mail: bdorr@hb.edu; Web site: www.hb.edu.

13-15—Instruction: 2006 Conference on Teaching and Learning, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators, at the Buena Vista Palace in the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Register online at www.ascd.org/register. Contact: ASCD, 1703 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311-1714; (800) 933-2723 ext. 2; fax: (703) 575-5400; Web site: www.ascd.org.

13-15—Teacher education: National Congress on Teacher Education, sponsored by the Association of Teacher Educators, for teacher educators, at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill in Washington. Contact: ATE, P.O. Box 793, Manassas, VA 20113; (703) 331-0911; fax: (703) 331-3666; e-mail: info@ate1.org; Web site: www.ate1.org/pubs/National_Congress_.cfm.

13-16—Administrators: 92nd Annual Meeting and Exhibits, sponsored by the Association of School Business Officials International, for school business officials, in Pittsburgh. Contact: Theresa Boulware, ASBO, 11401 N. Shore Drive, Reston, VA 20190; (703) 708-7080; fax: (703) 478-0205; e-mail: tboulware@asbointl.org; Web site: www.asbointl.org.

13-18—Teachers: 2006 Annual Convention, sponsored by the National Council on Teacher Retirement, for educators, in Austin, Texas. Contact: NCTR, 7600 Greenhaven Drive, Suite 302, Sacramento, CA 95831; (916) 394-2075; fax: (916) 392-0295; Web site: www.nctr.org.

13-Dec. 9—Instruction: Schools Attuned Program, sponsored by All Kinds of Minds, for educators and administrators, in New York City. Consists of eight sessions. Contact and registration information is online at www.allkindsofminds.org/calendar.aspx.

15-17—Reading: 25th Southeast Conference, sponsored by the International Reading Association, for educators, in Mobile, Ala. Contact: IRA, 800 Barksdale Road, P.O. Box 8139, Newark, DE 19714; (800) 336-7323; fax: (302) 731-1274; Web site: www.reading.org/association/meetings/regional.html.

15-17—Instruction: The Power of Two: Progress and Achievement, sponsored by Battelle for Kids, for educators and administrators, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. Contact: Suzanne Amos, (614) 481-3141; e-mail: samos@battelleforkids.org; Web site: www.battelleforkids.org/home/events/Value_add2006.

15-21—Reading: Teen Read Week, sponsored by the American Library Association, for school librarians, educators, and students, nationwide. Information and registration is online at www.ala.org/teenread.

16-23—Middle schools:Teaming Retreat, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, for middle-level educators, at Freeport Middle School in Freeport, Maine. Contact: Valerie Kacian; 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, MA 01983; (978) 887-6263; fax: (978) 887-6504; e-mail: vrkacian@nelms.org; Web site: www.nelms.org.

18-19—Instruction: Supervising Differentiated Instruction, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, for middle-level educators, at Woodbury Middle School in Woodbury, Conn. Contact: Valerie Kacian; 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, MA 01983; (978) 887-6263; fax: (978) 887-6504; e-mail: vrkacian@nelms.org; Web site: www.nelms.org.

18-20—Assessment: Annual Conference, sponsored by the Educational Records Bureau, for administrators, at the Grand Hyatt New York in New York City. Deadline: Oct. 17. Contact: Christine Phelan, 220 E. 42nd St., New York, NY 10017; (212) 672-9807; fax: (212) 370-4096; e-mail: cphelan@erbtest.org; Web site: www.erbtest.org.

18-21—Administrators: 68th Annual Conference, sponsored by American Association of School Personnel Administrators, for school district human resource staff, at the Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center in Detroit. Contact: Jody Shelton, 533B N. Mur-Len Road, Olathe, KS 66062; (913) 829-2007; fax: (913) 829-2041; e-mail: aaspa@aaspa.org; Web site: www.aaspa.org/annual_conf.htm.

18-22—Arts education: Focus on Dance Education: Celebrating the Whole Person, sponsored by the National Dance Education Organization, for educators, administrators, and dance instructors, at the Hilton Long Beach and California State University—Long Beach. Contact: Rima Faber, 4948 St. Elmo Ave., Suite 301, Bethesda, MD 20814; (301) 657-2880; fax: (301) 650-2882; e-mail: conference@ndeo.org; Web site: www.ndeo.org.

19-20—Special education: 27th Annual Fall Conference on Mainstreaming Students with Hearing Loss, sponsored by Gallaudet University and the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, for educators who work with mainstreamed deaf students, at the Sheraton Hotel in Springfield, Mass. Deadline: Oct.12. Contact: Barbara Rochon, 48 Round Hill Road, Northampton, MA 01060; (413) 587-7313; fax: (413) 586-6654; e-mail: brochon@clarkeschool.org; Web site: www.clarkeschool.org.

19-21—At-risk youths: Midwest Conference, sponsored by the Illinois Association of School Social Workers, for school social workers, at the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort in Lincolnshire, Ill. Contact: Pat Morton, P.O. Box 634, Algonquin, IL 60102-0634; (847) 658-8223; fax: (847) 658-8223; e-mail: pmorton@iassw.org; Web site: www.iassw.org/Conference06.htm.

19-21—Health and safety: Moving Forward With Children in Mind, sponsored by the New York Association of School Psychologists, for school psychologists, counselors, educators, and administrators, at the Wyndham Hotel in Syracuse, N.Y. Deadline: Oct. 17. Contact: Susan Markel, 190 Robineau Road, Syracuse, NY 13207; e-mail: markelsusan@yahoo.com; Web site: www.nyasp.org.

19-21—Instruction: The 2006 Center for Academic Integrity International Conference, sponsored by The University of Colorado at Boulder, for secondary-level teachers and administrators, at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Deadline: Oct. 13. Contact: Tim Dodd, Duke University, 102 W. Duke Building, Box 90434, Durham, NC 27708; (919) 660-3045; fax: (919) 684-4483; e-mail: integrity@duke.edu; Web site: www.academicintegrity.org.

19-21—Mathematics: Regional Conference and Exposition, sponsored by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, for mathematics teachers and administrators, at the Atlantic City Convention Center and Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel. Contact: NCTM, 1906 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191-1502; (703) 620-9840; Web site: www.nctm.org/meetings/atlanticcity.

19-21—Teachers: 2006 Summit on Public Education, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, at the Capital Hilton in Washington. Contact: PDK International, 408 N. Union St., P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (800) 766-1156; Web site: www.pdkintl.org/pdkconf06/welcome.htm.

19-22—Learning disabilities: Educational Therapy in the 21st Century: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, sponsored by the Association of Educational Therapists, for educational therapists, in Boston. Contact: AET, 100 Bush St., Suite 1500, San Francisco, CA 94104; (800) 286-4267; fax: (415) 982-9204; e-mail: aet@aetonline.org; Web site: www.aetonline.org.

19-22—Special education: The 22nd Annual International Conference on Young Children With Special Needs and Their Families, sponsored by the Council for Exceptional Children’s Division for Early Childhood, for educators who work with children with special needs and their families, at the Little Rock Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock, Ark. Deadline: Oct. 21. Contact: DEC Staff, 27 Fort Missoula Road, Suite 2, Missoula, MT 59804; (406) 543-0872; fax: (406) 543-0887; e-mail: dec@dec-sped.org; Web site: www.dec-sped.org.

19-24—Instruction: Schools Attuned Program, sponsored by All Kinds of Minds, for educators and administrators, in Brampton, Ontario. Contact and registration information is online at www.allkindsofminds.org/calendar.aspx.

19-Nov. 30—Instruction: Schools Attuned Program, sponsored by All Kinds of Minds, for educators and administrators, in New York City. Consists of six sessions. Contact and registration information is online at www.allkindsofminds.org/calendar.aspx.

19-Nov. 6—Middle schools: Teaming Retreat, sponsored by the New England League of Middle Schools, for middle-level educators, at Knotty Oak Middle School in Coventry, R.I. Contact: Valerie Kacian; 460 Boston St., Suite 4, Topsfield, MA 01983; (978) 887-6263; fax: (978) 887-6504; e-mail: vrkacian@nelms.org; Web site: www.nelms.org.

20-Dec. 2—Instruction: Schools Attuned Program, sponsored by All Kinds of Minds, for educators and administrators, in New York City. Consists of eight sessions. Contact and registration information is online at www.allkindsofminds.org/calendar.aspx.

21—Teachers: I Teach Regional Conference, sponsored by Kappa Delta Pi, for teachers, at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. Contact: Kappa Delta Pi, 3707 Woodview Trace, Indianapolis, IN 46268-1158; (800) 284-3167; fax: (317) 704-2323; Web site: www.kdp.org/conference/iteachregional.php.

21-25—Dropouts: 18th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference, sponsored by the National Dropout Prevention Center/Network and the North East Independent School District, San Antonio, for educators, administrators, counselors, and community members, at the Crowne Plaza Riverwalk in San Antonio. Contact: Linda Shirley, 209 Martin St., Clemson, SC 29631; (864) 656-2675; fax: (864) 656-0136; e-mail: paige@clemson.edu; Web site: www.dropoutprevention.org/ndpcdefault.htm.

21-25—Rural education: 98th Annual Convention, sponsored by the National Rural Education Association, for rural educators, at the Westin Crown Center in Kansas City, Mo. Contact: Bob Mooneyham, NREA, 112 Fourth St., Box 2, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019; (405) 325-7959; fax: (403) 325-7959; e-mail: bmooneyham@ou.edu; Web site: www.nrea.net.

22-24-Minority education: 36th Annual Conference: Transforming Barriers into Bridges, sponsored by the National Black Child Development Institute, for educators and administrators, at the Hyatt Regency Miami in Miami. Contact: NBCDI, (800) 556-2234 or (202) 833-2220; Web site: www.nbcdi.org/ac.

23-Libraries: International School Library Day, sponsored by the International Association of School Librarianship, for school librarians and students, worldwide. Contact: IASL, PMB 292,1903 W. 8th St., Erie, PA 16505; Web site: www.iasl-slo.org/isld.html.

23-24-After-school education: Northwest Regional Conference, sponsored by the National Partnership for Quality Afterschool Learning, the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, the Oregon Center for Career Development, the Oregon Department of Education, School's Out Washington, and the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Education, for staff at after-school programs, at the Vancouver Hilton and Conference Center in Vancouver, Wash. Deadline: Oct. 10. Register online at www.regonline.com/Checkin.asp?EventId=92057.

23-24-Reading: The CORE Sequence, sponsored by the Great Books Foundation, for educators and administrators, at the Garden Grove Unified School District in Garden Grove, Calif. Deadline: Oct. 2. Contact: Dan Orr, 35 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 2300, Chicago, IL 60601; (800) 222-5870 ext. 350; e-mail: dan.orr@greatbooks.org; Web site: www.greatbooks.org.

23-25-After-school education: Midsouth Fall Afterschool Training, sponsored by the National Partnership for Quality Afterschool Learning, for staff at after-school programs, at the Sheraton Oklahoma City in Oklahoma City. Deadline: Oct. 16. Contact: Maria Rodriguez, 211 E. 7th St., Austin, TX 78701; (800) 476-6861; fax: (512) 476-2286; e-mail: mrodrigu@sedl.org; Web site: www.sedl.org/afterschool.

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