“Educating the Whole Child”
October 6-7, 2011
Morley Nelson Elementary School, Boise, Idaho
Idaho ASCD: Learn. Teach. Lead
(Formerly Idaho Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development)
Conference Flyer and Registration Information
The Annual Idaho Kindergarten/1st Grade Teachers Conference provides an opportunity for teachers to share ideas, network with colleagues, and extend conference ideas to the classroom and home. The focus for 2011 will again be on “Educating the Whole Child.” Pre-school educators are invited to attend. Unless otherwise noted in the program, all sessions will address issues germane to more than one level.
Opening General Session:
8:30 AM, Thursday, October 6
Meuriel Nystrom, M. Ed. Admin.
Idaho ASCD Executive Director
9:00 AM, Thursday, October 6
Dr. Jonathan Brendefur
Dr. Brendefur is
· Boise State University Associate Professor of Mathematics Education in the department of Curriculum, Instruction and Foundations Studies
Director of the Institute for Developing Mathematical Thinking (DMT). The DMT model has been shown to be effective locally and is the driving force behind the Idaho Math Initiative.
Morning General Session:
8:30 AM, Friday, October 7
Dr. Kathleen Budge
· Is Boise State University Coordinator of the Leadership Development Program, an innovative, non-traditional preparation program designed to develop leaders with the commitment and capabilities to lead schools where all students succeed.
Serves as an Associate Professor in the Curriculum, Instruction, and Foundational Studies Department where her research and scholarly activity focus on educational leadership development, rural education, and poverty—especially as it impacts education.
Every teacher has lessons that are a big hit with his/her students. Bring in an idea you’d like to share with others. We will post it on our Idea Wall at Morley Nelson ES for all to enjoy. It may be a photograph of a favorite project or lesson, a sample of an art or writing project, or…. Use your imagination!
The Conference Registration Fee is $100.00 for both days, $50.00 for one day.
To register for the kindergarten conference, go to this web address: https://idschadm.gnosishosting.net/Site/login.aspx and put in your email address and password; or, if you have not ever registered for anything with IASA (the conference’s fiscal agent), click the “Register Here” link at the bottom of the screen and input your information. If you need help, call Melissa at 208-345-1171.
The Registration Fee of $100.00 for both days or $50.00 for either Thursday or Friday includes a Continental Breakfast on Thursday and Lunch both days plus an Idaho ASCD annual membership at the special conference rate of $10.00. Registrations must be in by 5:00 PM, Monday, September 19! There will be no refunds for cancellations after Monday, September 26, 2011.
Last Modified on June 27, 2008