Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019

8:00 AM

EL Education 2019 National Conference

Join us for the 2019 EL Education National Conference taking place October 16th–19th in Atlanta, Georgia.

In master classes, PD sessions, and enriching conversations, we come together each year to reinvigorate our approach to helping students become curious, ethical people who are empowered to build a better world. Get ready to join the hundreds of educators and experts, leaders and learners at #ELNC19! Join for Pre-Conference Day on October 16th for an even deeper dive.

Join thousands of fellow educators, experts, and innovators at ELNC19 as we strengthen our support for the whole child and celebrate remarkable student achievement across three dimensions. Browse the course catalog below to customize your Conference experience. Register with your selections before the most popular master classes fill up!

Meet some of our distinguished guest experts, inspiring contributors, and outstanding students sharing their perspectives at #ELNC19. They join a community of teachers and leaders from across our network who will lead 100 master classes on topics ranging from restorative justice to social-emotional learning. Revisit this page to select your classes beginning August 12th. You can book your stay today at the early bird rate here.

WHERE:

Atlanta Marriott Marquis 265 Peachtree Center Ave NE Atlanta, GA 30303 US

CONTACT INFORMATION:

EL Education

6468133870

COST:

Varys upon package

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Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019

8:00 AM

EL Education 2019 National Conference

Join us for the 2019 EL Education National Conference taking place October 16th–19th in Atlanta, Georgia.
In master classes, PD sessions, and enriching conversations, we come together each year to reinvigorate our approach to helping students become curious, ethical people who are empowered to build a better world. Get ready to join the hundreds of educators and experts, leaders and learners at #ELNC19! Join for Pre-Conference Day on October 16th for an even deeper dive.

WHEN:

Oct. 16, 8:00 AM to Oct. 19, 12:00 AM

WHERE:

Atlanta Marriott Marquis 265 Peachtree Center Ave NE Atlanta, GA 30303 US

CONTACT INFORMATION:

EL Education

646-813-3870

COST:

Event Costs Will Vary

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Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019

2:00 PM

48-Hour Launch: Teen Edition, Memphis

48-Hour Launch: Teen Edition is modeled after Start Co.’s event of the same name for adults. AgLaunch + CodeCrew + LITE are joining forces to host this event to introduce high school students to agtech and entrepreneurship.

Throughout the event, teens will take their ideas and learn how to make them a reality through tech workshops, teamwork and entrepreneurial skill-building. Students are encouraged to come with ideas to form teams, but all students ages 14 to 18 are welcome to participate.

Student ideas will be presented on Friday, October 18th at 5 PM at Crosstown High. The public is welcome to attend. Judges from AgLaunch, CodeCrew, and LITE will assess student pitches and the top 3 teams will win prizes to include streaming gift cards, iPads, and AirPods.

Event registration (bit.ly/48HourTeen) is $20 for individuals or $60 for a team of five and includes meals, snacks, and a giveaway bag of cool items. Use code ‘AGLAUNCH’ for $5 off an individual registration during the month of September.

WHEN:

Oct. 16, 2:00 PM to Oct. 18, 6:00 PM

WHERE:

Crosstown High School

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Alexandra Thompson

731-326-3748

COST:

$20

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Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019

4:00 PM

The Legacy of Reconstruction: Monuments and Public Memory

Facing History and Ourselves and the Brooklyn Historical Society will host a professional learning workshop for middle and high school teacher to explore how teachers can we empower students to engage with the legacies of Reconstruction critically, through a lens of historical knowledge and ethical reflection. 2 CTLE hours available. More information here: http://bit.ly/2ZoZPpx

WHEN:

Oct. 16, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

WHERE:

Brooklyn Historical Society 128 Pierrepont St. Brooklyn, NY 11201

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Facing History and Ourselves

COST:

$20

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Thursday, Oct 17, 2019

9:00 AM

Digital Transition Discussion

Learning Counsel Events welcome District/School administrations (Private and Public), Education Associations, State Departments of Education, Regional/County Education Agencies, College/University staff, to discuss School transformation, innovation, and the change continuum of Expo Learning/Digital Teaching and Learning.
• Leading — Having a design for digital transition.
• Planning – Considering digital in learning mapping, user interface and user experience.
• Tech Directing – Data mapping, managing disparate Apps, and making it all work.
• Teaching – Discovering a tech balance and transparency.
• Personalization
• Becoming “Transparent”
• Social-Emotional Learning
• Single Sign-ON
• Discovery Learning inside Learning Management Systems
• Virtual Reality
• Adaptive Digital Curriculum
• And more

Registration link:
https://thelearningcounsel.com/event/new-york-ny#

WHEN:

Oct. 17, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

WHERE:

TKP New York Conference Center

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Daric Aguinaga

888-611-7709 ext 23

COST:

Free to Administrators and Educators

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Thursday, Oct 17, 2019

12:00 PM

When Emergencies Happen

From power outages to coastal storms, New Yorkers with disabilities are safer when they have a plan.

Create a family plan that includes a person with a disability or access and functional needs

Learn tips for evacuation and how to call for assistance·

Find out when to shelter in place and what you’ll need

Review what information to gather and how to sign up for Notify NYC

Guest: Matthew Puvogel, Community Engagement Coordinator, NYC Emergency Management

Host: Ruth DiRoma, Senior Family Educator, INCLUDEnyc

WHEN:

Oct. 17, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

WHERE:

Online: https://www.includenyc.org/resources/includenyc-live/includenyc-when-emergencies-happen

CONTACT INFORMATION:

INCLUDEnyc

212-677-4650

COST:

Free

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Thursday, Oct 17, 2019

5:00 PM

Homebuying Journey for Educators

The Homebuying Journey is an event for teachers and school staff in the Denver area. No matter where you are in your homebuying journey – from focusing on your savings and credit goals to actively looking at homes – this event will be supportive. There will be educational information about housing and financial wellness resources facilitated by housing support organizations, real estate agents, mortgage lenders, and financial advisors, all in one room.

RSVP at landed.com/events

WHEN:

Oct. 17, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

WHERE:

Cheltenham Elementary School, 1580 Julian St, Denver, CO 80204

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Paula Davis

3039813397

COST:

FREE

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Friday, Oct 18, 2019

7:00 PM

Road to Reading

Join us for an incredible evening!

Road to Reading is Reading Partners Colorado’s signature annual fundraiser that supports Reading Partners’ one-on-one tutoring program. Funds raised at this event support critical program launch costs such as reading center supplies, curriculum updates and volunteer recruitment. Road to Reading features both silent and live auction items, drinks and heavy hors-d’oeuvres, testimonials from students and tutors, and a chance to make a lasting impact on students in need.

Purchase tickets online at donations.readingpartners.org/rtr2019 or mail a check to our office at 1600 Downing Street Suite 700, Denver CO 80218.

Individual (1 ticket): $150

Pair (2 tickets): $250

Table (10 tickets): $950

For more information, to learn about sponsorship opportunities, or to donate an auction item, please contact Amber Meade at 720.409.9909 or amber.meade@readingpartners.org.

WHERE:

Denver Museum of Nature and Science

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Amber Meade

7204099909

COST:

$150 per person

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Saturday, Oct 19, 2019

9:00 AM

Career and Technical Education (CTE) High School Fair

The DOE will host a citywide Career and Technical Education (CTE) High School Fair from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on October 19, at George Westinghouse High School (105 Johnson Street—use the entrance on Tillary Street—in Brooklyn). This event will provide middle school students, parents, guardians and families an opportunity to interact with leaders and students from CTE schools and programs. The event will also showcase industry and college partners collaborating with CTE programs, as well as a panel discussion at 11:30 a.m. entitled, “Bright Futures: Girls in CTE.”
The CTE fair will include programs that provide pathways to success in the following industries:
· Automotive and Transport
· Business and Finance
· Construction and Sustainability
· Culinary Arts, Hospitality and Tourism
· Engineering, Architecture and Robotics
· Healthcare
· Information Technology
· Law and Public Safety
· Media Technology and Design
Note that registration is not required to attend. For questions, email CTENYC@schools.nyc.gov.

WHERE:

George Westinghouse High School (105 Johnson Street—use the entrance on Tillary Street—in Brooklyn)

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Treva Patton

COST:

Free

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Saturday, Oct 19, 2019

1:00 PM

Boarding School Fair at Aspen Country Day School

Representatives from 70 residential boarding schools nationwide will be on hand for families to explore options for secondary school beyond local high schools.

WHEN:

Oct. 19, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

WHERE:

campus of Aspen Country Day School, 1 mile from the roundabout on Castle Creek Road, Aspen

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Carolyn Hines

970-429-3844

COST:

free

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Monday, Oct 21, 2019

12:00 AM

Information Session: Teacher Preparation + CU Denver Master’s Degree at Friends School in Boulder.
WHERE:

Friends School Boulder North Campus,3800 Kalmia Avenue, Boulder, CO 80301

COST:

FREE

Monday, Oct 21, 2019

12:00 PM

Helping Your Students with Learning Differences Become Super Testers

When it comes to high-stakes testing, students with learning differences benefit from specific interventions to help them optimize performance on the SAT, ACT, and other standardized tests. Students with executive function issues or dyslexia, for example, can thrive in response to strategic adjustments in how they approach the test. Students with ADHD feel empowered by a variety of techniques for self-regulating their attention. Dr. Jed Applerouth examines common learning differences and discusses how to coach your students toward peak test performance. FREE ONLINE

WHERE:

Online via computer. Sign up here https://bit.ly/2n5EMGB

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Jill Steinberg

9143201022

COST:

FREE

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Monday, Oct 21, 2019

5:00 PM

A celebration happy hour with Chalkbeat Tennessee

Teachers, parents, community members: Join Chalkbeat Tennessee for a happy hour to celebrate another academic quarter under our belts and Chalkbeat’s 6th birthday. We will highlight some of our work that’s made an impact on our community, and as always, listen to your thoughts and story ideas.

Location: Midtown Crossing Grill 394 N Watkins St, Memphis

Time: 5-7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21

WHEN:

Oct. 21, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

WHERE:

Midtown Crossing, 394 N Watkins St, Memphis

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Chalkbeat Tennessee

COST:

RSVP for free or donate to Chalkbeat

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Monday, Oct 21, 2019

5:00 PM

Citizen Science with Mary Ellen Hannibal, An Academy for Teachers Master Class (CTLE approved)–Monday, December 9, 2019, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Explore citizen science, a tool for observing, understanding, and helping to sustain our natural world while also empowering the individuals who use it. Applications and nominations are open to all full-time teachers in the NYC area. CTLE-credit is available. Apply or nominate a worthy colleague by Monday, October 21 at https://academyforteachers.org/master-class/citizen-science/. Contact Rene Marion at rene@academyforteachers.org for further information.

WHERE:

The New-York Historical Society (170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024)

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Rene Marion

3477812922

COST:

$250, paid by your school. Scholarships are available.

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Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019

12:00 AM

Read Write Inc. Phonics Public Training

Our mission is to teach every child to read – and keep them loving reading. No exceptions.
We use Read Write Inc. to achieve this mission. Read Write Inc. is a phonics and research based, comprehensive, school-wide literacy program. It is personalized, making it possible to get all students reading and writing quickly. Ruth Miskin Literacy Inc. provides radical, passionate training and ongoing professional development to make this happen.
Register for our upcoming October 24-25th or December 6-7th Public Training. Our training empowers school leaders, teachers, tutors, and parents to teach every child to read.

WHEN:

Oct. 22, 12:00 AM to Dec. 3, 12:00 AM

WHERE:

199 Water Street, 34th Floor New York, NY 10038

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Colleen Somich

6469397271

COST:

https://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/usa/public-workshops/

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