TACD Summer Institute 2014
Friday, June 27, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
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TACD’s 2014 Summer Institute
Equity in the Era of Common Core:
Igniting Student Learning by Fostering
Dr. Pedro Noguera
Practitioner Panel on Student Engagement
Dr. Adrienne Robb-Fund: Superintendent of Schools, Valley Stream UFSD
Christina Fuentes: Executive Director for the Office of Inter-School Collaborative Learning, NYC-DOE
Dr. Jan Plass: Paulette Goddard Chair in Digital Media and Learning Sciences
Ramon Gonzalez: Principal of M.S. 223
Keynote by Dr. A. Wade Boykin:
Dr. Boykin is a Professor and Director of the Graduate Program in the Department of Psychology at Howard University. He is the co-author of Creating the Opportunity to Learn: Moving from Research to Practice to Close the Achievement Gap, with Pedro Noguera.
Plenary Address by
Dr. Jeff Duncan-Andrade:
Dr. Duncan-Andrade is the Director of the Education Equity Initiative at teh Institute for Sustainable Economic, Educational & Environmental Design at San Francisco State University
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Technical Assistance Center on Disproportionality
Technical Assistance Center on Disproportionality’s work includes building the capacity of regions and districts in understanding the root cause and systemically addressing the disproportionate assignment of various subgroups in special education. This entails providing professional development trainings, coaching, training follow-ups, materials, and resources.