ASU Teachers College hosting two-day conference for K-20 educators at Phoenix Convention Center with national and international educational leaders Milton Chen, Myron Dueck, Pasi Sahlberg, and Marco Torres among those delivering keynotes, presentations and facilitating workshops at the “Excellence in Education: Building a Brighter Future” conference hosted by the ASU Teachers College on September 22-23 at the Phoenix Convention Center.
The two-day event is geared toward K-20 educators, with a focus on aspects of the Teacher Incentive Fund grant, Arizona Ready-for-Rigor Project, iTeachAZ, and other successful educational programs.
Along with the general assembly presentations, educators from around the country, ASU faculty, staff and its educational partners will offer 60 breakout sessions, on topics such as:
• Fast & Slow Learning in the 21st Century: Exploring Ideas & Tools for Improving Educational Reform, Teaching & Learning
• One-on-One Professional Development: Supporting Teachers After Evaluations
• Creativity in Assessment
• Aligning & Monitoring Formative Data to Summative Data
• Distributed Leadership in School Leadership Teams—Principals’ Perspective.
In addition, there will be a track on the Teachers College iTeachAZ program for universities and colleges interested in implementing the teacher preparation program at their school.
Registration is $150 per attendee, which includes breakfast and lunch both days. Deadline to register is September 15. For more information and to register, visit: http://education.asu.edu/asuEDcon14