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2—Mathematics: Hands-On Math, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in St. Louis and Morristown, N.J. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

2-4—Curriculum: Conference, Linking Curriculum Standards and Principles of Deep Understanding to Performance-Based Learning and Assessment, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, for educators of all levels and specialties, in Middlebury, Conn. Contact: ASCD, 1703 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311-1714; (800) 933-2723; fax: (703) 575-5400; e-mail: member@ascd.org; Web site: www.ascd.org.

2-6—Learning disabilities: Conference, Unlocking Learning Potential, sponsored by The Learning Disabilities Network, for educators, in Randolph, Mass. Contact: Jean Rosetti, Events Coordinator, The Learning Disabilities Network, 72 Sharp Street, Hingham, MA 02043; (781) 340-5605; fax: (781) 340-5603; e-mail: LDNTWK@aol.com; Web site: www.LDNetwork.org.

3—Mathematics: Hands-On Math, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Tucson, Ariz.; Columbus, Ga.; and Long Branch, N.J. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

3-5—Science: Getting Started with Curriculum Implementation, sponsored by the Education Development Center Inc. for teams of 2 or more K-12 teachers or administrators interested in new science curricula, in Spearfish, S.D. Contact: Silvia Tracanna, (617) 969-7100 ext. 2759; e-mail: stracanna@edc.org; Web site: www.edc.org/cse.

3-6—Professional development: Conference, 2001 Education Odyssey, sponsored by the Association for Childhood Education International, for classroom preservice and in-service educators, parents, day-care providers, and directors, administrators, and university professors from colleges of education around the world, at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto. Contact: ACEI, Conference Department, 17904 Georgia Ave., Suite 215, Olney, MD 20832; (301) 570-2111; fax: (301) 570-2212; e-mail: ACEImc@aol.com; Web site: www.ACEI.org.

4—Mathematics: Hands-On Math, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Alexandria, Va. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

4—Professional development: Getting Beyond Disruption, Hostility, and Excuses, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Green Bay, Wis. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, P.O. Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402- 0789; (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

4-5—College fair: Spring 2001 National College Fair, sponsored by the National Association of College Admission Counseling, for high school students and parents, at the Connecticut Expo Center in Hartford, Conn. Contact: Greg Ferguson, Director of National College Fairs, NACAC, 1631 Prince St., Alexandria, VA 22314-2818; (703) 836-2222, ext. 115; fax: (703) 836-8015; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

4-7—International education: 2001 Education Odyssey: From Froebel to the Internet, sponsored by the Association for Childhood Education International, for teachers, early- childhood caregivers, administrators, directors, university educators, and education students, at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto. Contact: Patricia A. Monkres, director of conferences, ACEI, 17904 Georgia Ave., Suite 215, Olney, MD 20832; (301) 570-2111; fax: (301) 570-2212; e-mail: ACEIhq@aol.com; Web site: www.ACEI.org.

4-7—Reading: Conference, sponsored by the Reading Recovery Council of North America, for Reading Recovery personnel, including teams of Reading Recovery-trained personnel and administrators, classroom teachers, Title I teachers, principals, school board members, and other personnel involved as teams in implementing Reading Recovery at school, district, city, and state levels, at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill in Washington. Contact: Anita Gibson, Director of Conferences and Events, RRCNA, 1929 Kenny Road, Suite 100, Columbus, OH 43210-1069; (614) 292-7111; fax: (614) 292-4404; e-mail: gibson.313@osu.edu; Web site: www.readingrecovery.org.

4-8— Service learning: Partnerships for a Civil Society: 12th Annual National Service-Learning Conference, sponsored by the National Youth Leadership Council, for educators, administrators, researchers, parents, youth leaders, and AmeriCorps members, in Denver. Contact: NYLC, 1910 West County Road B, Roseville, MN 55113-1337; (651) 631-3672; fax: (651) 631-2955; e-mail: conference@nylc.org; Web site: www.nylc.org.

5—Mathematics: Hands-On Math, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Gainesville, Fla., and Concord, N.H. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

5—Professional development: Getting Beyond Disruption, Hostility, and Excuses, sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa International, for educators, in Rockford, Ill. Deadline: Two weeks before event. Contact: PDKI, PO Box 789, Bloomington, IN 47402-0789; (812) 339-1156, ext. 2500; (800) 766-1156; fax: (812) 339-0018; e-mail: cpds@pdkintl.org; Web site: www.pdkintl.org.

5-6—Leadership: New American Schools Annual Leadership Conference, sponsored by New American Schools, for school, district, and state staff implementing or interested in comprehensive school reform, in Washington. Contact: Becky Powell, NAS, 1560 Wilson Blvd., #901, Arlington, VA 22209; (703) 908-9500; fax: (703) 908-0622; e- mail: rpowell@nasdc.org; Web site: www.naschools.org.

5-6—Professional development: Breakthrough Strategies to Teach and Counsel Troubled Youth, sponsored by Youth Change, for teachers, youth workers, counselors, court workers, foster parents, and school administrators, at the Clarion Inn in Austin, Texas. Contact: Ruth Herman Wells, Youth Change, 275 N. Third St., Woodburn, OR 97071; (800) 545-5736; fax: (503) 982-7910; e-mail: dwells@youthchg.com; Web site: www.youthchg.com.

A version of this article appeared in the March 21, 2001 edition of Education Week

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