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Lead & Learn 17 Conference

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One Day Member Ticket w/ Academy Creditshow details + $226.00 (USD)  
One Day (Oct. 25) Member Ticket w/o AACshow details + $179.00 (USD)  
One Day Non-Member Ticket w/Academy Creditshow details + $246.00 (USD)  
One Day (Oct. 25) Non-Member Ticket w/o AACshow details + $199.00 (USD)  
Two Day Member Ticket w/ Academy Creditshow details + $326.00 (USD)  
Two Day Member Ticket w/o AACshow details + $279.00 (USD)  
Two Day Non-Member Ticket w/ Academy Creditshow details + $346.00 (USD)  
Two Day Non-Member Ticket w/o AACshow details + $299.00 (USD)  
One Day (Oct. 26) Member Ticket w/o ACCshow details + $179.00 (USD)  
One Day (Oct. 26) Non-Member Ticket w/o ACCshow details + $199.00 (USD)  

  • Lead & Learn 17 Conference
    October 25, 2017 - October 26, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for 2 days of learning!

  • Over 50 breakout sessions over 2 days
  • Optional Full-day Administrators Academy on 10/25: Leveraging Emotional Awareness for Effective Schools (includes $32 of materials and $15 ACC processing fee)
  • 10 PD/CE Credit Hours Available!

The Conference will Include:

  • Opening Keynote – Deb Delisle, Whole Child
  • Closing Keynote – LaVonna Roth, Ignite Your Shine

Invited Speakers include:

  • Laura Beltchenko – Literacy Belief Statements, Supporting a District Mission for Student Learning
  • Steve Oertle – Avoiding Rigor Mortis: How to Ensure High Levels of Cognitive Complexity in both Instruction and Assessment
  • Craig Gaska – A GPS for NGSS
  • Bobb Darnell – Students Don’t have to be Stuck in the Middle
  • Dave Nagel – Visible Learning
  • Carla Tantillo Philibert – Everyday SEL in the School: Integrating Social-Emotional Learning
  • District principals/co-chairs and staff from Highland Park HS D113, Elk Grove HS D214, Ridge Family Learning Center CCSD 59

MPC Member Presenters include:

  • Dr. Jake Chung D25- Serving The Most Marginalized Students Through Community Wraparound Services
  • Doug Bolton NSSED – Creating Classroom Communities: Lessons From a Therapeutic School
  • Dr. William Melsheimer retired D39 – Promoting School Improvement by Cultivating Professional Capital
  • Dr. Rob Bohanek and Dr. Katie Ahsell D59- The Social and Emotional Foundation of Learning
  • Andy DuRoss D54- Improving Culture with a Focus on Positive Psychology
  • Dr. David Moyer D205- Creating Coherence through the Practice of Instructional Rounds
  • Paul Kelly D214 -The Elk Grove Collab Lab: Creating Responsive and Sustainable Teacher-Led Professional Learning
  • Becky McCabe retired D303 – Improving Classroom Management – From a Leader’s Perspective
  • Dr. Sarah Cacciatore D68 – Transitioning to Standards Based Grading
  • Maureen Chertow Miller D36 – Developing the Maker Mindset

Lead and Learn 2017 Conference strands include:

  • Transformational Leadership
  • Curriculum Development
  • Teaching and Learning
  • Whole Child
  • Poverty and Equity
  • Assessment and Grading

Complete detailed Conference Program schedule and agenda go to: Click Here:




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