Teaching Kids to Care About Someone Other Than Themselves: Dr. Tiffany Anderson – Cultural Responsiveness Summit 5/21

Learning about social-emotional competencies, including empathy, is important for all students – even the most vulnerable, such as the homeless, says Topeka Superintendent Dr. Tiffany Anderson. Called “the woman who…

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Setting Early & High Expectations: Baruti Kafele – Cultural Responsiveness Summit; Early Registration Closes April 30!

https://innovativeschoolssummit.com/may-2021/ Setting lofty expectations for student success in high school is too late, according to Keynoter Baruti Kafele. Laying the foundation for success must begin at the earliest opportunity and…

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“I Don’t See Color” & Unintended Consequences – Dr. Carolyn Strong; Cultural Responsiveness Summit May 21!

1-DAY VIRTUAL SUMMIT — COMING FRIDAY, MAY 21 When educators say “I don’t see color,” they are usually well-meaning. But Dr. Carolyn Strong says ignoring race or ethnicity can be…

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“The Woman Who Made Schools Work for the Poor” – Dr. Tiffany Anderson; Cultural Responsiveness Summit May 21!

CULTURAL RESPONSIVENESS 1-DAY VIRTUAL SUMMIT — COMING FRIDAY, MAY 21 "Zip code should not determine the quality of education or health care and we will not allow for that to…

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Overcoming Distraction, Disruption & Marginalization – Dr. Tom Maglisceau; Virtual Seminar 4/26

The vision of any school likely commits to serving “all kids.” But the reality of our current climate of distraction, disruption and marginalization often prohibits the realization of this vision.…

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Using the “Hand Model” of the Brain to Help Students Self-Regulate — Jessica Sinarski; Virtual Summit 3/26

Learning loss due to COVID shutdowns has become a huge concern for educators and parents.  Early results suggest that students have fallen 1-5 months behind in math and 1-3 months…

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