In today’s increasingly diverse classrooms, students have different learning strengths, styles, and needs. As educators committed to ensuring that all students are college and career ready, we must meet the unique needs of every student. Struggling students, including English learners and students with special needs, particularly need our support. To close the achievement gap and help struggling students succeed, we must
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March 6, 2013 • 4:00–5:00 p.m. ET
Jonathan Bergmann, Lead Technology Facilitator, The Joseph Sears School, Kenilworth, IL; Author
Aaron Sams, Director of Digital Learning and Director of Admissions, Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Pittsburgh, PA; Author
Explore ways to support struggling, as well as reluctant, learners in a flipped classroom.
March 13, 2013 • 4:00–5:00 p.m. ET
Linda Collins, Principal, Central Academy of Excellence, Kansas City, MO
Learn how Central Academy of Excellence in Kansas City, MO, developed a new vision and a new plan to change the culture of the school, focusing on instructional practices to raise student achievement.
March 14, 2013 • 6:30–7:30 p.m. ET
Pam Allyn, Executive Director and Founder of LitLife Inc. & LitWorld; Literacy Education Expert
Debbie Lera, Literacy Consultant, LitLife Inc.
Explore dynamic methods for differentiating instruction and supporting struggling readers and writers in the Common Core era.
March 21, 2013 • 5:00–6:00 p.m. ET
Jennifer Bay-Williams, Professor and Department Chair, Department of Middle and Secondary Education, University of Louisville
Discuss the language opportunities presented by the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and mathematics-specific strategies that support (or inhibit) English language learners.