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June

17-20—Assessment: National Conference on Large-Scale Assessment, sponsored by the Council of Chief State School Officers, for state education department leaders, policymakers, researchers, administrators, and educators, in Nashville, Tenn. Contact: Madeline Morrison, (202) 336-7039; e-mail: madelinem@ccsso.org; Web site: www.ccsso.org/conferences.

18-19—Administrators: Boot Camp, sponsored by the American Association of School Personnel Administrators, for personnel administrators, at the Sheraton Nashville Downtown in Nashville, Tenn. Deadline: June 17. Contact: Jen Osborne, 533-B N. Mur-Len Road, Olathe, KS 66062; (913) 829-2007; fax: (913) 829-2041; e-mail: aaspa@aaspa.org; Web site: www.aaspa.org.

18-20—Special education: Hill Methodology Workshop, Part 1, sponsored by the Hill Center, for special educators and reading specialists, at the Hill Center in Durham, N.C. Contact: Jean Neville, 3200 Pickett Road, Durham, NC 27705; (919) 489-7464; e-mail: jneville@hillcenter.org; Web site: www.hillcenter.org.

18-22—Arts education:National Educator Workshop, sponsored by the Lincoln Center Institute, for teachers, at the Kalamazoo RESA/Education for the Arts in Chicago. Contact: Sasha Papernik, Lincoln Center Institute, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023; (212) 875-5522; e-mail: spapernik@lincolncenter.org; Web site: www.lcinstitute.org.

19-21—Technology: EduComm 2007, sponsored by the Professional Media Group, for technology personnel, at the Anaheim Marriott in Anaheim, Calif. Contact: Carolyn Johnson, Professional Media Group, 488 Main Ave., Norwalk, CT 06851; (203) 663-0138; e-mail: cjohnson@promediagrp.com.

20—Administrators: Boot Camp, sponsored by the American Association of School Personnel Administrators, for personnel administrators, at the Sheraton Nashville Downtown in Nashville, Tenn. Deadline: June 17. Contact: Jen Osborne, 533-B N. Mur-Len Road, Olathe, KS 66062; (913) 829-2007; fax: (913) 829-2041; e-mail: aaspa@aaspa.org; Web site: www.aaspa.org.

22-24—School boards: CUBE Issues Seminar, sponsored by the National School Boards Association’s Council of Urban Boards of Education, for urban school board members and superintendents, at the Grand Hyatt New York in New York City. Contact: Katrina Kelley, 1680 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 838-6742; fax: (703) 548-5613; e-mail: kkelley@nsba.org; Web site: www.nsba.org.

23-26—Counseling: ASCA’s 2007 Annual Conference, Reaching New Heights, sponsored by the American School Counselor Association, for counselors and administrators, at the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. Contact: Kelly Frey, American School Counselor Association, 110 King St. Suite 625, Alexandria, VA 22314; (703) 683-2722; fax: (703) 683-1619; e-mail: kfrey@schoolcounselor. org; Web site: www.schoolcounselor.org.

23-26—Technology: National Media Education Conference on iPods, Blogs, and Beyond: Evolving Media Literacy for the 21st Century, and concurrent research summit, sponsored by the Alliance for a Media Literate America, at the Millennium Hotel in St. Louis. Contact: AMLA, 721 Glencoe St., Denver, CO 80220; (888) 775-2652; fax: (303) 683-3462; e-mail: amy_p_jensen@ byu.edu; Web site: www.amlainfo.org.

24-27—Technology: National Educational Computing Conference: Learning and Leading With Technology, sponsored by the International Society for Technology in Education, for educators and administrators, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Contact: ISTE, 1710 Rhode Island Ave. N.W., Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036; (800) 336-5191; e-mail: neccinfo@iste.org; Web site: http://center.uoregon.edu/ISTE/NECC2007.

24-29—Assessment: Data Wise: A Step-by-Step Blueprint for Using Assessment Results to Improve Teaching and Learning, sponsored by Harvard University Graduate School of Education, for administrators and teachers, in Cambridge, Mass. Contact: Harvard Graduate School of Education, phone: (800) 545-1849; e-mail: ppe@gse.harvard.edu; Web site: www.gse.harvard.edu/ppe.

25-29—Arts education: National Educator Workshop, sponsored by the Lincoln Center Institute, for teachers, at the Arts in Education Institute of Western New York in Buffalo, N.Y. Contact: Sarah Feeley, Lincoln Center Institute, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023; (212) 875-5522; e-mail: sfeeley@lincolncenter.org; Web site: www.lcinstitute.org.

25-29—Instruction: Understanding By Design: By Subject Area, sponsored by Grant Wiggins & Associates Authentic Education, for teacher educators, at the Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville, N.J. Contact: Carol Wander, Authentic Education, 101 Lambertville-Hopewell Road, Hopewell, New Jersey 08525; (609) 466-8080; fax: (609) 466-4033; e-mail: carol@authenticeducation.org; Web site: www.authenticeducation.org.

25-29—Music education: 2007 Summer Teacher Institute, sponsored by the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, for teachers, at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland. Contact: Susan Oehler, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum Education Department, One Key Plaza, Cleveland, OH 44114-1022; (216) 515-1510; e-mail: education@rockhall.org; Web site: www.rockhall.com/programs/institute.asp.

27-28—Technology: ELTO/SREB/ISTE Online Learning Institute, sponsored by EdTech Leaders Online, for educators, administrators, policymakers, and technology personnel, at the Omni Hotel in Atlanta. Contact: Leinda Peterman, EDC/EdTech Leaders Online, 55 Chapel St., Newton, MA 02458; (601) 442-7115; fax: (617) 969-1580; e-mail: lpeterman@edc.org; Web site: www.edtechleaders.org/forms/conf2007/ registration.asp.

28-July 1—Health and safety: 39th Annual Conference, sponsored by the National Association of School Nurses, for school nurses, at Gaylord’s Opryland Hotel in Nashville, Tenn. Contact: NASN, 8484 Georgia Ave., Suite 420, Silver Spring, MD 20910; (866) 627-6767; fax: (301) 585-1791; e-mail: nasn@nasn.org; Web site: www.nasn.org.

28-July 3—Instruction: Redesigning American High Schools for Improved Instruction, sponsored by Harvard University Graduate School of Education, for administrators and teachers, in Cambridge, Mass. Contact: Harvard Graduate School of Education, phone: (800) 545-1849; e-mail: ppe@gse.harvard.edu; Web site: www.gse.harvard.edu/ppe/k12/index.html.

29—Instruction: Various Workshops, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators and administrators, in Salt Lake City. 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.

30-July 1—Instruction: Differentiated Instruction Summer Conference, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators and administrators, in Salt Lake City. 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.

July 2007

1-5—Instruction: Ninth Annual International Meeting, sponsored by the International Association for Cognitive Education and Psychology, for teachers, at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. Contact: The International Association for Cognitive Education and Psychology, (805) 974-0250; e-mail: conference@ utk.edu; Web site: www.iacep.coged.org.

2-10—Leadership: Improving Schools: The Art of Leadership, sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education and the Principals’ Center, for administrators, in Cambridge, Mass. Contact: Harvard Graduate School of Education, (800) 545-1849; Web site: www.gse.harvard.edu/ppe.

8-10—Teachers: 2007 Partners’ Symposium, sponsored by the National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future, for educators, at the Sofitel Hotel Philadelphia. Contact: Emily Silberstein, (202) 429-2570; Web site: www.nctaf.org.

8-11—At-risk youths: 3rd Annual Reaching At-Promise Students National Conference, sponsored by SIATech, for educators, administrators, support staff, school board members, and community members, at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina in San Diego. Contact: SIATech, 2611 Temple Heights Drive, Suite A, Oceanside, CA 92056; (800) 871-7482; fax: (760) 631-7650; e-mail: info@siatech. org; Web site: www.atpromiseconference.org.

8-11—Middle schools: Institute for Middle-Level Leadership, sponsored by the National Middle School Association, for middle-level administrators, at the Westin Innisbrook Resort in Clearwater, Fla. Deadline: June 29. Contact: Al Summers, 4151 Executive Parkway, Suite 300, Westerville, OH 43081; (614) 895-4730; e-mail: info@nmsa.org; Web site: www.nmsa.org.

8-12—Achievement: Wisconsin Idea Leadership Academy: Doubling Student Performance, sponsored by the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s School of Education, for teachers and administrators, at the Fluno Executive Education Center in Madison, Wis. Contact: Lisa Armstrong, University of Wisconsin-Madison, (608) 263-4260; e-mail: llarmst1@wisc.edu; Web site: www.education.wisc.edu/elpa/conferences/WILA.

8-15—Leadership: The Harvard Institute for School Leadership: Leadership for Large-Scale Improvement, sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, for educators, in Cambridge, Mass. Contact: Harvard Graduate School of Education, (800) 545-1849; Web site: www.gse.harvard.edu/ppe.

9-12—Higher education: 20th 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 Hawaii’s Big Island. 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.

9-13—Health and safety: 81st Annual School Health Conference, sponsored by the American School Health Association, for school health personnel, in Honolulu. Contact: Mary Bamer Ramsier, ASHA, P.O. Box 708, Kent, OH 44240; (330) 678-1601 ext. 127; e-mail: mbramsier@ ashaweb.org; Web site: www.ashaweb.org/ annual_conferences.html.

9-13—Instruction: Universal Design for Learning: Reaching All Learners, sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, for educators, in Cambridge, Mass. Contact: Harvard Graduate School of Education, (800) 545-1849; Web site: www.gse.harvard.edu/ppe.

9-25—Instruction: Professional Development Institute, sponsored by the Landmark School Outreach Program, for educators, administrators, support staff, and parents, at the Landmark School Outreach Center in Prides Crossing, Mass. Contact: Kathryn Frye, Landmark School Outreach Program, 429 Hale St., P.O. Box 227, Prides Crossing, MA 01965; (978) 236-3216; e-mail: outreach@landmarkschool.org; Web site: www.landmarkoutreach.org/pro_summer.htm.

10—Special education: Overview of LD/ADHD Workshop, sponsored by the Hill Center, for teachers and administrators, at the Hill Center in Durham, N.C. Contact: Jean Neville, 3200 Pickett Road, Durham, NC 27705; (919) 489-7464; e-mail: jneville@hillcenter.org; Web site: www.hillcenter.org.

10-12—Accountability: 2007 National Evaluation Institute, sponsored by the Consortium for Research on Educational Accountability and Teacher Evaluation, for researchers, policymakers, administrators, and educators, at the Omni Rosen Hotel in Orlando, Fla. Contact: Christine Hummel, 4405 Ellsworth Hall, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5237; (269) 387-5895; fax: (269) 387-5923; e-mail: christine.hummel@ wmich.edu; Web site: http://createconference.org.

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