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20-22--Outcomes-based assessment: "Outcomes-Based Assessment Workshop,'' sponsored by the University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire, for K-12 educators, to be held at the university in Eau Claire, Wis. Contact: Debra Moen, Education Outreach, U.W.-E.C., (715) 836-5843.
20-23--Curriculum and instruction: "Dimensions of Learning,'' "How To Develop Masterful Presentations Skills,'' "Integrating Models of Teaching To Increase Student Achievement,'' and "Coaching for Reflective Practice,'' institutes, sponsored by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, to be held in Washington, D.C. Contact: Attn: P.D.I., A.S.C.D., 1250 North Pitt St., Alexandria, Va. 22314; (703) 549-9110.
20-23--Music education: "Professional Workshop for Teachers,'' sponsored by Kindermusik, a music-readiness program for young children, for music educators, teachers, child-care professionals, and parents, to be held in Annapolis, Md.; Dallas, Tex.; St. Louis, Mo.; and Ypsilanti, Mich. Contact: Kindermusik, P.O. Box 14925, Greensboro, N.C. 27415; (800) 628-5687.
20-24--Calculus: "Calculus A.P. Workshop,'' sponsored by the University of Wisconsin at Eau Claire, for Advanced Placement calculus teachers, to be held at the university in Eau Claire, Wis. Contact: Debra Moen, Education Outreach, U.W.-E.C., (715) 836-5843.
20-24--Child care: "Family-Centered Child and Youth Care,'' conference, sponsored by the National Organization of Child Care Worker Associations, the International Federation of Educative Communities, and the Child and Youth Care Learning Center, for child- and youth-care workers, teachers, foster parents, social workers, and administrators, to be held at the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Wis. Contact: C.Y.C.L.C., (414) 229-5522.
20-24--Health: "Putting It All Together III: Comprehensive Health Summer Institute for Middle and High School Teachers,'' institute, sponsored by the Bay Region IV Healthy Kids Center and the Western Center for Drug Free Schools and Communities, for middle and high school teachers, administrators, counselors, school nurses, and other support staff, to be held in Hayward, Calif. Contact: Deborah Beres Supple, Coordinator, Bay Region IV H.K.C., 313 West Winton Ave., Hayward, Calif. 94544-1198; (510) 670-4172; fax: (510) 670-4573.
20-24--Space education: "Getting Comfortable Teaching With Space,'' graduate course, sponsored by the United States Space Foundation, for K-12 educators, to be held at the Air University, Maxwell Air Force Base, in Montgomery, Ala. Contact: Liz Taylor, U.S.S.F., 2860 South Circle Dr., Suite 2301, Colorado Springs, Colo. 80906-4184; (719) 576-8000; fax: (719) 576-8801.
22-23--Behavior disorders: "Effective Management and Discipline for Students With Challenging Behaviors'' and "Educational Programming With an Emphasis on Social Skills for Students With Challenging Behaviors,'' institutes, sponsored by the Council for Children With Behavioral Disorders, for practitioners, teachers, supervisors, and administrators, to be held in Portland, Ore. Contact: Lyndal M. Bullock, Chairperson, C.C.B.D., University of North Texas, P.O. Box 13857, Denton, Tex. 76203; (817) 565-3583.
22-24--Conflict resolution: "Creating Peace: Beyond Violence Prevention,'' conference, sponsored by the Illinois Institute for Dispute Resolution, for educators, school board members, parents, student mediators, and other community members, to be held at the Arlington Park Hilton Conference Center in Arlington Heights, Ill. Contact: I.I.D.R., 301 West Cook St., Springfield, Ill. 62704; (217) 523-6080.
23-Distance learning: "Leaders in Learning,'' seminar, sponsored by PictureTel Corporation, for teachers and administrators interested in learning about innovations in interactive videoconferencing for distance-learning applications, to be held in Los Angeles, Calif. Contact: P.T., Tower at Northwoods, 222 Rosewood Dr., Danvers, Mass. 01923; (800) 925-8022 or (508) 762-5000.
23-25--Parent training: "All Children Ready To Learn: Meeting the Challenge,'' conference, sponsored by the Parents as Teachers National Center Inc., for parents, educators, members of child-advocacy groups, and health and government officials. Contact: Patricia Holman, Conference Coordinator, P.A.T.N.C., 9374 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, Mo. 63132; (314) 432-4330.
24-25-Gifted students: "Gifted Education and School Reform: Making the Connection,'' sponsored by the Council for Exceptional Children, for administrators, supervisors, curriculum specialists, coordinators, and general-education and gifted-education practitioners, to be held at the Park Inn in Minneapolis, Minn. Contact: C.E.C., 1920 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091; (800) 224-6830 or (703) 620-3660.
24-25--Music education: "Professional Workshop for Teachers,'' sponsored by Kindermusik, a music-readiness program for young children, for music educators, teachers, child-care professionals, and parents, to be held in Annapolis, Md.; Dallas, Tex.; St. Louis, Mo.; and Ypsilanti, Mich. Contact: Kindermusik, P.O. Box 14925, Greensboro, N.C. 27415; (800) 628-5687.
24-26--Democracy and education: "Democracy and Education,'' annual conference, sponsored by the Institute for Democracy in Education and Foxfire Teacher Outreach, for administrators and teachers, to be held at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio; I.D.E., 313 McCracken Hall, Athens, Ohio; (614) 593-4531.
24-28--Student activities: Conference, sponsored by the National Association of Student Councils, for student-council members and their advisers in grades 7-12, to be held at the Sheraton Port Inn in St. Louis, Mo. Contact: Wanda Carroll, Administrative Assistant, National Association of Secondary School Principals--Division of Student Activities, 1904 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091; (703) 860-0200; fax: (703) 476-5432.
Vol. 13, Issue 38