Make plans to attend SDE's PreK-1 Educators Academy on CCSS from July 20-22, 2013 in Chicago, IL and you and your grade-specific peers will unpack, understand, and be ready to implement the Common Core State Standards. Leave the Academy with a toolbox full of strategies and resources including a customizable standards-based action planner! Interact with extraordinary thought leaders and classroom-experienced presenters.
Focused on Early Learners, Common Core State Standards, and Technology Integration.
- Unpack learning objectives for 20 Common Core State Standards—10 Mathematics Standards and 10 English Language Arts Standards—starting with self-assessing your understanding of each Standard.
- Define the scope & sequence of each Standard, learn standard-specific background knowledge and skills, and define when in the school year instruction should occur.
- Develop content delivery methods, assess learning outcomes, and evaluate instructional effectiveness for both teacher AND student! Your Action Planner includes worksheets to help you differentiate instruction!
- Extend Academy learning and application with ongoing online professional development and networking spanning September 2013 through May 2014! (Included in your registration.)
With the paid registration of a staff member, a principal from the same building may attend the same number of days tuition-free.*
*Principals must register separately. Offer does not apply to pre-conferences.