What’s Happening 2013-2014
Educators for Social Responsibility staff members are attending, exhibiting, and presenting at conferences over the next few months. Join us to learn more about our resources and professional services!
AVID National Conference, Dallas — December 12-14, 2013. www.avid.org/eve_nationalconference.html – Michele Tissiere will present “Using Group Academic Conferencing to Build Peer Cohorts and Support Urban Students’ Success.”
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) Annual Conference, Indianapolis — March 1-3, 2014. http://aacte.org/2014/ – Denise Wolk will exhibit – please visit at booth #311.
ASCD Annual Conference and Exhibit, Los Angeles — March 15-17, 2014. ac14.ascd.org – Denise Wolk will exhibit.
Learning Forward Annual Conference, Dallas — December 7-11. learningforward.org/learning-opportunities/annual-conference - Denise Wolk will exhibit and Michele Tissiere will present “Putting Schoolwide Discipline and Personalized Student Support Front and Center in School Improvement Plans.”
Massachusetts School Counselors Association Fall Conference, Boxborough MA — October 21-22. www.masca.org – Denise Wolk participated and exhibited.
Primary Source summer institute: Cultural Proficiency for Today’s Diverse Schools: A Multidisciplinary Approach, Reading MA — August 5-9. primarysource.org/cultural-proficiency-for-todays-diverse-schools - Larry Dieringer presented a plenary session on school climate, culture, and reform.
ASCD Summer Conference, National Harbor MD — June 28-30. www.ascd.org/conference-on-teaching-excellence.aspx - Michele Tissiere and Denise Wolk presented “Creating High-Performing, High-Achieving Communities of Learners in Secondary Classrooms.”
The Social-Emotional Learning Alliance for Massachusetts Annual Conference, Wellesley MA — June 12. http://www.sel4mass.org/ – ESR was a co-sponsor of this conference entitled “Beyond the Lock-Down: Social-Emotional Learning, School Safety and School/Community Culture.”
School Turnaround Leaders Conference, Cambridge MA — June 3-7. www.gse.harvard.edu/ppe/programs/prek-12/portfolio/stl.html – Michele Tissiere and Kerry Lord served as faculty at this conference at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
Massachusetts School Counselors Association Annual Conference, Hyannis MA — April 7-8. www.masca.org – Denise Wolk presented “The Counselor’s Role in Supporting Advisory Development for Postsecondary Preparation and Success for All Students” on Sunday, April 7.
New England Secondary School Consortium Annual Conference, Norwood MA — March 21-22. http://www.newenglandssc.org/conference/ – Carol Miller Lieber presented “Response to Instruction and Intervention: What It Is and How We Do It.”
ASCD Annual Conference, Chicago, Booth 336 — March 16-18. www.ascd.org/annual-conference.aspx – Denise Wolk and Michele Tissiers presented “Getting Advisory Right” and “Creating High-Performing, High-Achieving Classrooms in Urban Schools” workshops.
Wisconsin Innovative Schools Network Annual Conference, Appleton — March 12-14. http://www.innovativeschoolsnetwork.com/events/pages/state-conference – Carol Miller Lieber presented “Response to Instruction and Intervention: What It Is and How We Do It.”
National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), Washington, Booth 416 — February 28-March 2. www.nasspconference.org/ – Denise Wolk exhibited, and also presented “The Principal’s Role in Supporting Advisory.”
Educon 2.5, Philadelphia — January 25-27. http://educonphilly.org – Jill Davidson attended.
Closing the School Discipline Gap, Research to Practice, Washington DC — January 10. http://civilrightsproject.ucla.edu/events/2012/closing-the-school-discipline-gap-research-to-practice – Larry Dieringer attended.