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Upcoming Events and Programs

AESA Annual Conference

Dates: Nov 30, 2017
Location: JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country, 23808 Resort Parkway, San Antonio, TX, 78261
Speaker: Jon Saphier

Join Jon Saphier as he presents in a Dive Deep Session at the AESA Annual Conference on the topic of High Expectations Teaching: "Smart is Something You Can Get."

Complimentary Webinar on the new edition of The Skillful Teacher

Dates: Jan 18, 2018
Location: Research for Better Teaching, online webinar
Speaker: Jon Saphier

Please join author Jon Saphier in a free webinar to learn more about the features of the latest edition of The Skillful Teacher, which builds on decades of research into evidence-based instructional strategies that meet the needs of today’s classroom.

Complimentary Workshop on the new Studying Skillful Teaching course

Dates: Jan 31, 2018
Location: RBT Conference Center, One Acton Place, Acton, MA, 01720
Speaker: Aminata Umoja

Please join us for a complimentary workshop on the Research for Better Teaching course Studying Skillful Teaching. RBT Consultant Aminata Umoja will provide an overview of the new course and answer your questions.

Deep Equity Institute

Dates: Mar 1, 2018
Location: Willowbrook High School Villa Park, 1250 South Ardmore Avenue, Villa Park, IL, 60181
Speaker: Jon Saphier

What is Deep Equity? 

The Deep Equity framework addresses the dynamics of power, privilege, and the impact that implicit biases have on our schools and our students. This capacity-building approach to cultural competence and culturally responsive teaching empowers educators to close the racial and socio-economic gaps in student achievement.