Do you feel your current knowledge about the major instructional shifts in the Common Core and the strategies needed to facilitate learning and student achievement may impact your effectiveness as a teacher and ultimately your evaluation?
If so, consider attending the
Kean Institute for the Common Core
Statewide Teacher Conference
designed by NJ teachers
A.M. Keynote Speaker:
Tracey Severns, Chief Academic Officer, NJDOE
P.M. Keynote Speaker:
Lauren Marrocco, 2013 NJ Teacher of the Year
Subsequent to the August 8 conference, Communities of Practice will connect teachers in the field already doing great work in their classrooms to focus on effective practice for learning and teaching the Common Core. (Click here for additional information.)
On-site Saturday Morning Meeting Dates at Kean University:
October 19, 2013
January 11, 2014
April 5, 2014
June 7, 2014
In addition to collaborative work, each meeting will feature a teacher expert on a specific topic identified by participants.
Please visit the conference website for more details.
ATTENTION: College of Education 2013 Graduating Class
Registration is complimentary for the first 25 registrants from the College of Education 2013 graduating class. You will receive confirmation of registration should you be among the 25 registrants.
When & Where
School for Global Education & Innovation
The SGEI provides ongoing professional learning opportunities for teachers and administrators that support physical, online, virtual and remote 21st century learning environments and enable practitioners to engage in collaborative work, collegial inquiry, reflective practice and constant innovation in both local and global contexts.