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October 30 - November 1, 2015
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ASCD Summer Academies

Join ASCD for two immersive summer learning experiences.

Start the new school year with an expansive portfolio of tools and strategies that will take your practice to the next level and inspire your students to reach new heights.

Harvey Silver

The Strategic Teacher: Developing Every Teacher's Instructional Know-How

July 30–August 1, 2015
Anaheim, Calif. 

This three-day interactive, constructivist academy will expand on the original concepts presented in the best-selling book The Strategic Teacher and help you move beyond instructional strategies to the larger concept of instructional know-how.

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Heidi Hayes Jacobs

    Heidi Hayes Jacobs

Connect 21 Camp: Becoming a 21st Century Teacher, Leader, and School

August 6–August 8, 2015
National Harbor, Md. 

Join Heidi Hayes Jacobs and her Curriculum 21 team to explore solutions to contemporary education challenges—the modernization of your curriculum, upgrading classroom and district assessments, and creating authentic personalized learning experiences. You will be able to build your own professional development experience by creating your personal learning path.

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Sample Daily Schedule 

Below is a typical daily Professional Development Institute schedule. For some institutes, the schedule may vary slightly. Registered participants will receive an e-mail closer to the institute dates for additional information about exact meeting room locations.

On-site registration: 7:30–8:30 a.m. (complimentary coffee, tea, and pastries)
Session begins: 8:30 a.m.
15-minute break: Between 10:00 and 10:30 a.m.
Lunch (on your own): Between 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
15-minute break: Between 2:00 and 2:30 p.m.
Session adjourns: 3:30 p.m.

All other meals are on your own.

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Continuing Education Units

Upon completion of any ASCD workshop or conference, you will receive a certificate of completion from ASCD. The certificate includes 5.5–27.5 clock hours that you can use toward continuing education credit in most states.

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