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ISACS 2017 Annual Conference Updates



SESSIONS CANCELLED
The following sessions have been cancelled.
Please attend another session. Thank you!

Thursday, November 9

10:30 - 11:45 am

  • T-30 What a Word is Worth: 5 Lessons on Language with Susan Dickman

Friday, November 10

10:30 - 11:45 am

  • F-41 Python Power: Unlocking Mathematical Mysteries Using Coding with Adrian Pumphrey
     

SESSIONS ADDED
The following sessions have been added: 

Friday, November 10

10:30 - 11:45 am

  • F-54A Saying Hard Things with Ken Rogers
    This session will provide strategies for effectively and compassionately saying the things that are necessary but hard to receive. Factors such as self-awareness, word choice, location, time, and room arrangement all contribute to making sure difficult things aren’t just said but are heard. All are welcome.

     
  • F-54B View a Screening of the Film: Screenagers
    View the award-winning Screenagers film, which probes the vulnerable corners of family life and depicts messy struggles over social media, video games, academics, and Internet addiction. Through surprising insights from authors and brain scientists, solutions emerge on how we can empower kids to best navigate the digital world. This session is for all.

     

SESSIONS AT CAPACITY
The following sessions have reached capacity, please select a different session to attend during these times:

Thursday, November 9

1:30 - 2:45 pm

  • T-47 Mindfulness: The Science & Practice with Blythe Jamieson

3:00 -4:15 pm

  • T-61 Mindfulness: The Science & Practice with Blythe Jamieson

Friday, November 10

9:00 - 10;15 am

  • F-2 Understanding the Brain with Dan St. Romain
  • F-6 The Self-Regulation Classroom: Early Childhood, Lower & Middle School with Bob Sornson
  • F-8 EQ, School Culture & the Transgender Movement with Alex Scott (Please note this session if offered at 1:30 pm, F-65 and space in that session is still available)
  • F-12 Creating a Culture of Teacher Growth & Renewal with Jana Smith & Paula Apostolou
  • F-17 Adding Neuroplasticity to Students' Vernacular with Sarah Flotten & Sky Fauver
  • F-18 Student-led Conference & Social Emotional Learning Connections with Nancy Watson & Andy Sperling
  • F-19 Educational Games & Activities in the Math Classroom with Jennifer Cox
  • F-20 Fail Safe: Creating a Culture that Accepts Risk with Bridget York

10:30 - 11:45 am

  • F-34 I'm Bored: Engaging the Disengaged with Dan St. Romain (Please note this session is being offered at 3:00 pm, T-51 on Thursday and space in that session is still available)
  • F-35 Improving Motor Skills to Enhance Learning: Early Childhood & Lower School with Bob Sornson
  • F-37 Being Consciously Inclusive: Beyond Unconscious Bias with Gloria Woods
  • F-40 Invite the World into Your Classroom with Angela McAteer
  • F-43 Make Choices, Make Meaning, Make Stuff with Brita Willis
  • F-44 Design Math Instruction Around Student Interest & Experience with Julia Almaguer & Ellen Valentine
  • F-46 iPads? Yes, Please! Using iPads to Enhance Student Learning with Rosanne Zabloudil
  • F-49 Writing as Thinking Across the Curriculum with Mark Childs & Jake Eaton
  • F-50 Empower Students: Change the World Through Critical Literacy with Susan Prater
  • F-52 Promoting Holistic Wellness in Schools with Jennifer Henery & Holly Hughes Stoner
  • F-54 They're Here... & They're Having a Significant Impact with Chris Everett & Lisa Hendrickson

Friday Luncheon

  • The FL-2 Luncheon "Igniting every Child's Full Potential: What Science Tells Us About How to Excel" with Ned Hallowell has reached capacity. If you plan to attend lunch on Friday, please select FL-1 "Disrupting Schools: Challenges & Opportunities of Innovation in Independent Schools" with Michael Horn during online registration. Dr. Hallowell will be presenting two afternoon breakout sessions, F-57 and F83.

1:30 - 2:45 pm

  • F-57 The Childhood Roots of Adult Happiness with Ned Hallowell
  • F-66 Being Consciously Inclusive: Beyond Unconscious Bias with Gloria Woods
  • F-69 Perception & Reality: Healthy Conflict for Educational Growth with Scott Sowinski
  • F-71 Easy Maker Ideas to Support Design Thinking in Literacy: K-3 with Tracey Joyce & Ann Marie Zeimetz
  • F-74 Meaningful Movement in the Classroom with Angela Conway & Sara Carrico
  • F-76 Creating an Adventure Curriculum in an ECC with Sarah Abella & Melanie Weber
  • F-77 Information Literacy: The New Skill We Need to Practice with Matthew Troutman
  • F-78 Building Community in Middle School with Kimberly Ditty & Vincent Maite
  • F-79 Creating Experiential Science & Math Learning Opportunities with Anna Delia & Kimberly Brandt

3:00 - 4:15 pm

  • F-82 The Impact of the Loss of Free, Undirected Play in Childhood with Michael Thompson
    F-83 Unwrapping the Gifts of ADHD with Ned Hallowell 
  • F-98 Service Learning: Inquiry-based, Collaborative & Multi-Aged with Stephanie Gehrig & Lisa Kampwirth
  • F-101A A Project-based Approach in the Humanities Classroom with Angela Guldi


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