SALT LAKE CITY (PRWEB) March 14, 2013
School Improvement Network, the leader in improving student achievement by creating more effective educators, today announces the education thought leaders who will present at the School Improvement Innovation Summit 2013, July 8-9 in Salt Lake City.
“Innovation in education is critical to meeting the needs of every learner and making sure every student graduates from high school ready for college or a meaningful career,” said Chet Linton, School Improvement Network CEO and president. “From personalized learning to the Common Core Standards, education leaders are using technology and innovation to boost student achievement and educator effectiveness, and they come to the School Improvement Innovation Summit to show how they’re doing it.”
School Improvement Innovation Summit 2013 speakers include the following:
- Chet Linton, CEO and president of School Improvement Network, on the only way to ensure 100 percent of students graduate college and career ready by ensuring 100 percent of educators are effective
- Tammy Davis, principal of Central Elementary in Artesia, New Mexico, on how her school gets every student at grade level by second grade
- Ken Grover, principal of Innovations High School in Salt Lake City, about engaging students with innovative, 21st century learning
- Curtis Linton, executive vice president of School Improvement Network, on making equity in education and 21st century learning a reality
- Glenn Singleton, president of the Pacific Educational Group, on equity in education and impactful discussions about race to improve education systems
- Educators from the Education Achievement Authority in Detroit, Michigan, on using student-centered learning to move every student to skill mastery and college and career readiness
- Janice Poda, strategic initiative director, education workforce of CCSSO, on the new InTASC Model Core Teaching Standards to codify the skills, proficiencies and knowledge for teachers to successfully use the Common Core Standards
About School Improvement Network
Founded in 1991 by teachers, School Improvement Network has spent decades researching and documenting the best practices in education. From this research, School Improvement Network has developed the Educator Effectiveness System. This system delivers a process to improve teacher practice, and gives educators a set of powerful tools to drive the process. Research shows that districts and schools that use the tools in the Educator Effectiveness System produce better teachers, and as a result experience dramatic increases in student achievement, driving up student test scores by as much as 30 percent in a single year. School Improvement Network works with thousands of schools and districts in every state and around the world and has visited over 3,500 classrooms to document best practices in action. Learn more at http://www.schoolimprovement.com.
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