SAVE THE DATE – NMCCS & APS Spring Conference

2017 NMCCS Spring Conference

When:
May 30, 2017 @ 8:30 am – May 31, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
2017-05-30T08:30:00-06:00
2017-05-31T16:00:00-06:00
Where:
Public Academy for Performing Arts
11800 Princess Jeanne Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87112
USA
Cost:
For Instructional Strands: $225.00 - Early Bird (through April 14, 2017) | $250.00 - After April 14, 2017 | $300.00 - At the Door (must bring check or purchase order)
Contact:
Donna Vanlandingham
505-842-8203

Keeping it Real in NM Education - Best Practices for Practitioners by Practitioners

We are very excited to announce the 2017 NMCCS Spring Conference in collaboration with Albuquerque Public Schools.

The theme of the conference is “Keeping it Real in NM Education: Best Practices for Practitioners by Practitioners.”  It will offer the highest level of professional development for teachers, instructional leaders, principals and other educational practitioners.

The conference strands include:

  • STEM/STEAM – Sessions such as standards-based programs, cross-curricular methods, working with splintered skills, school and community/workforce connections to enhance learning, effective lesson design in the STEM/STEAM subject areas
  • Innovation and Teacher Practice and School Design – Sessions such as working effectively with PTSO or foundation, grant writing, differentiation utilizing learning styles, promoting staff longevity, ELL strategies, special education inclusion strategies
  • Overcoming Academic Barriers – Sessions such as promoting effective executive functioning skills, improving student attendance, gaining support of parents, promoting organizational skills, overcoming the effects of poverty on academic achievement
  • Overcoming Social Emotional Barriers – Sessions such as gaining support of parents, social media issues, the middle school age, student self-reliance/help/advocacy, keeping the teaching real, student stress management, creating a positive, respectful environment, creating a non-threatening learning environment.

Governing Council Training

Governing Council Training will be held on Wednesday, May 31 at the same location as the Spring Conference, however, it is a completely different training and schedule.

Please click HERE for more details.

2017 NMCCS Spring Conference Registration

Charter School Information

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Holiday Inn Express

10330 Hotel Ave NE (I-40 & Eubank)
Albuquerque, NM 87123

Attendees can reserve a room at Holiday Inn Express at the conference rate of $85.99 per night. This is for double queen occupancy, full hot breakfast, business center open 24 hours, fitness center and indoor pool.

You must call HIE at 505-275-8900 to reserve a room. Make sure you mention the NMCCS Spring Conference.

We are very excited to announce the 2017 NMCCS Spring Conference in collaboration with Albuquerque Public Schools. We expect approximately 300 attendees who will represent 100+ charter and APS district schools in New Mexico.

The exhibit area will be made up of six foot tables. The fee for each exhibitor space is $700.00. Please see the attached “Sponsor/Exhibitor Form” for detailed conference opportunities. There will be limited access to electricity.

Exhibits may be set up beginning Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 7:00 am and may be left up continuously. Even though the building will be locked at night, we cannot guarantee against damage or theft of items left unattended.

Sponsorships for refreshment breaks, lunches and the book “Teach Like a Champion,” as well as opportunities for a full color advertisement in our conference program are available. You may also sponsor the lanyards/name badges, conference bags or door prizes.

Please click on the Sponsor Form button to download the form. Please return your completed form along with payment (check or money order, please) by April 14, 2017.

If you have questions, please contact Donna Vanlandingham at donna@nmccs.org or (505) 842-8203.

We appreciate your consideration in “Keeping It Real in NM Education.”


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We are soliciting presentations on topics that spotlight researched-based instructional practices, with a particular emphasis on innovation, high-quality programming and serving educationally disadvantaged students, both in the area of social-emotional learning and for students struggling academically.

The Spring Conference will offer the highest level of professional development for teachers, instructional leaders, principals and other educational practitioners.

If you are interested in submitting a presentation proposal, please click on the “Presentation Form” button to download.

Complete and return the form to Donna Vanlandingham at donna@nmccs.org by March 31, 2017. You will be notified by April 14, 2017 if your presentation has been selected.

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions. Thank you.


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