Registration: 8:15 a.m.
Begin: 8:30 a.m.
End: 2:00 p.m.
Lunch will be served.read more
The Alabama Best Practices Center works to help teachers and administrators develop the competence, commitment, and courage to do whatever it takes to improve student learning.
Can children as young as kindergarten become “leaders of their own learning”? Educators at all-K Howell Graves School are proving they can. Instructional Partner Sandy Armstrong describes how faculty and staff implemented student-led conferences that give kindergarteners the lead role in communicating their own progress.read more
When literacy instruction is intentional, writes Regie Routman, both teachers and students are very clear about desired learning outcomes and those outcomes propel students forward as readers, writers, and thinkers in meaningful ways. The first step: make no assumptions.read more