We uniquely designed the Summit so participants can receive thorough learning in areas where they have the most interest. We have also added an institute at the end of the Summit to answer the call for more learning on Common Core.
Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) January 28, 2012
Dr. Heidi Hayes Jacobs, Executive Director of the Curriculum Mapping Institute and President of Curriculum Designers, Inc., will present at the 2012 School Improvement Innovation Summit to be held July 16-17th. Hayes Jacobs has vast experience in designing and implementing rigorous curriculum that prepares students for the real world beyond the classroom. She has worked with thousands of educators to improve their districts' curriculum plans. Dr. Hayes Jacobs will talk about the future of student learning and provide participants with expert advice on:
•The thinking habits that students, teachers, and administrators need to practice to achieve success
•Program structures that improve use of time, space, and student groupings
•Technologies that are transforming teaching
•Content and assessment techniques that drive student achievement and conform with the Common Core
This second annual conference will feature expert keynote addresses, educational experts, and advanced training on PD developer School Improvement Network’s premiere professional development platform, PD 360. State, district and school leaders will have a chance to share and discuss their most successful strategies in this highly collaborative summit.
“We uniquely designed the Summit so participants can receive thorough learning in areas where they have the most interest,” said Chet Linton, CEO. “We have also added an institute at the end of the Summit to answer the call for more learning on Common Core. Dr. Hayes Jacobs, a nationally known expert on Common Core, will also lead the comprehensive Common Core learning Institute from July 18 to 19th.”
PD 360 has opened the doors for educators and administrators to access best practices in education, with real classroom examples from the top experts. Now SINET is offering those same experts and authors all in the same venue. Other speakers include:
•Plus many more inspiring leaders who are making a difference in the field of education
Come to Salt Lake City on July 16 to 17 and join 500 of your peers in what past participants have called, “One of the greatest networking opportunities of the year!” For more information, go to http://www.siis2012.com/.
About Heidi Hayes Jacobs
Dr. Heidi Hayes Jacobs, Executive Director of the Curriculum Mapping Institute and President of Curriculum Designers, Inc., is an internationally recognized expert in the fields of curriculum and instruction having consulted nationally and internationally on issues and practices pertaining to: curriculum mapping, dynamic instruction, and 21st century strategic planning. She is the author of six books, most recently, The Curriculum Mapping Planner: Templates and Tools for Effective Professional Development, co-authored with Ann Johnson, and Curriculum 21: Essential Education for a Changing World, which was selected as the worldwide member book by ASCD
About School Improvement Innovation Summit and Common Core Institute
The 2012 Innovation Summit, July 16 to 17, features expert keynote addresses, educational experts, and advanced training on the PD 360 suite. State, district and school leaders have an opportunity to share and discuss their most successful strategies in this highly collaborative summit. Educators need innovations that work to get 100% of students college and career ready. At SIIS 2012, learn the patterns of success that you can implement immediately for rapid improvement.
Immediately following the Summit from July 18 to 19th is The Common Core Institute featuring Dr. Heidi Hayes Jacobs. The Institute offers an introduction to and immersion in comprehensive, on-demand Common Core training. Dr. Hayes Jacobs developed the interactive LiveBook Mapping to the Core that gives educators unparalleled instruction on understanding and implementing the Common Core Standards.
About School Improvement Network
Founded in 1991 by teachers, the School Improvement Network provides comprehensive, research-based professional development anytime, anywhere. As the home of The Video Journal of Education, PD 360, Observation 360, the Learning 360 Framework, Equity 360, and Common Core 360, School Improvement Network resources focus on the most relevant topics, feature the top experts, and show educators how to put theory into practice. School Improvement Network works with thousands of schools and districts in every state and around the world and has visited over 3,000 classrooms to document best practices in action. Learn more at http://www.schoolimprovement.com.
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