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Calendar of Events

September 2012

Dates: September 12
Location: Lisle, IL
Format: Meeting
Topic: Building the Bridge to College and Career Readiness (fifth in series)
Audience: state education agency staff and state teams from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin
Sponsor: Great Lakes East Comprehensive Center and Great Lakes West Comprehensive Center

Dates: September 19, 2-3:30 p.m. CST
Location: Online
Format: Webinar (series)
Topic: Looking Inside Classrooms: Teacher Effectiveness
Audience: educators
Sponsor: Pre-K-3rd Grade National Work Group

Date: September 20
Location: Washington, DC Format: Conference
Topic: HelpWanted: Addressing the Skills Gap
Audience: business leaders, policymakers, and education organizations
Sponsor: Institute for Competitive Workforce, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Date: September 27
Location: Boston,MA
Format: Conference
Topic: EdTech 2013: Powering Up Success
Audience: school district leaders
Sponsor: Education Week

Dates: September 27–28
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Format: Conference
Topic: RTI Innovations
Audience: principals, general education teachers, special education teachers, RtI coaches, school psychologists, school counselors, school social workers, reading specialists, speech and language pathologists, educational consultants, central office administrators, state department personnel, professional development coordinators, higher education personnel
Sponsor: Innovations Committee

October 2012

Date: October 5
Location: Detroit, MI
Format: Conference
Topic: EdTech 2013: Powering Up Success
Audience: school district leaders
Sponsor: Education Week

Dates: October 18–21 Location: Oklahoma City, OK
Format: Conference
Topic: Advancing Native Education in the Age of Digital Learning
Audience: tribal and native leaders, college students, K–12  youth, and researchers
Sponsor: National Indian Education Association

Date: October 24, 3–4:30 p.m. ET
Location: Online
Format: Webinar (series)
Topic: Looking Inside Classrooms: Teacher Effectiveness
Audience: educators
Sponsor: PreK– 3rd Grade National Work Group

Dates: October 29–30
Location: Chicago, IL
Format: Conference
Topic: Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) 2012 Statewide Charter School Conference
Audience: INCS member schools, nonprofit organizations, start-up schools, vendors, and educational consultants
Sponsor: INCS

Upcoming

Dates: November 5
Location: Brookfield, CO
Format: Conference
Topic: Best Cooperative Practices: Charter & Traditional Public Schools Conference
Audience: education leaders and policymakers

Dates: November 8-9
Location: Washington, DC
Format: Conference
Topic: The Education Trust 2012 National Conference
Audience: educators, advocates, parents, and policymakers
Sponsors: The Education Trust

Dates: November 14-18
Location: Nashville, TN
Format: Conference
Topic: 40th Annual Conference of the National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE)
Audience:NABSE members, supporters, superintendents, principals, school board members, education human resource professionals, deans, professors, education department heads, administrative/educational support staff, teachers, parents, curriculum specialists, students, employers, job seekers, clergy and any individual or organization concerned about the education of our nation's children
Sponsor:NABSE

Dates: December 5, 2-3:30 p.m. CST
Location: Online
Format: Webinar (series)
Topic: Using Data to Inform and Improve Instruction: Child Assessment
Audience: educators
Sponsor: PreK-3rd Grade National Work Group

Date: January 16, 2013, 3-4:30 p.m. ET
Location: Online
Format: Webinar (series)
Topic: Scale and Sustainability: Implications for State and District Policy
Audience: educators
Sponsors: The PreK-3rd National Work Group