Quality Instructional Materials: Unlocking Teacher Creativity and Increasing Equity


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Registration Closed.
Agency: CESA 7
Agency Contact: Colleen Timm
Agency Assistant: Christine Larson 920-617-5628
Location: CESA 7
595 Baeten Rd
Green Bay, WI 54304
Facility: Meeting Room C
11/9/2018 08:00 AM - 03:30 PM Check-in begins and 7:30 a.m.

Teachers deserve great instructional materials that inspire student learning. Great materials can help save time, freeing teachers to focus their creativity and skill on connecting with students and meeting their needs.

This dynamic and free full-day workshop will help you:
• Explore how quality instructional materials can increase equity
• Learn how to vett instructional materials for quality through existing tools
• Share your views about materials selection and professional learning
• Understand research that supports connections among standards-aligned instructional materials, professional learning, and student achievement
Come As a Team
This workshop is designed for school-based teams. Recommended team composition include: teachers, principals, directors of curriculum and instruction, educators from teacher prep programs, and designers of educator professional learning.

The primary focus of this event is English Language Arts and Mathematics.

Keynote Speakers: 
Kate Gerson, managing partner of UnboundEd
Eric Hirsch, Executive Director of Ed Reports

All events will take place at your local CESA. If attending with a team, each team member must register individually.

Lunch will be provided!

Registration Deadline: November 7, 2018

Due to changing policies in many of our CESA 7 School District accounting offices, CESA 7 requests that all workshop fees be paid in advance with a check or purchase order. If it is not possible for you to secure payment from your school district prior to the workshop, we suggest that you pay personally and request reimbursement from your school district. Receipts will be available. CANCELLATIONS: Cancellations must be faxed (920-492-5965) or e-mailed five (5) working days prior to the date of the event. We are unable to provide refunds for no shows. DIETARY ACCOMMODATIONS: Due to varied dietary restrictions, CESA 7 cannot guarantee that all special dietary accommodations can be met. CESA 7 makes every effort to accommodate basic dietary restrictions with advance notice, but please plan accordingly. PHOTO/VIDEO: By registering for this event, I authorize CESA 7 to record on photograph, film, videotape or otherwise, my name, likeness, image, voice and performance during my participation in this event. My name, likeness, and voice, as well as excerpts of the recordings may be used for training, publicizing, and promoting. To opt out of the image release, attendees must notify the contact person for this event.