It’s almost March, which means that April is right around the corner. And we know what April brings . . . . the NELMS Annual Conference!!! Join middle level educators from around New England (and the rest of the country) for 3 days of stimulating, fun, refreshing, innovative educational sessions. Click here to see all conference information.
As an extra special bonus . . . the band for the opening session on Thursday is from MAINE! The steel drum band from Medomak Middle School in Waldoboro will be performing. A not to be missed experience – you have not lived until you have heard the Star Spangled Banner played on steel drums.
Check out the keynote sessions –
Thursday, April 7th
Title: Middle School Literacy: Turning Promise into Practice
Presenter: Joan Sedita
A review of the recent research, legislation, and federal policy shifts regarding effective literacy instruction for grades 5-8.
Friday, April 8th
Title: Teaching in 4-D
Presenter: Rick Wormeli
Saturday, April 9th
Title: Pep Assemblies, Red Pens, and School Lunches – Is that all it’s really about?
Presenter: Dedra Stafford
Can’t get away for three days, come down for just Saturday and enjoy a variety of Saturday Focus Sessions. Featured will be topics like . . “CyberBullying – What Should School Leaders Do?”, “The Nuts and Bolts of Implementing RtI”, “Standards-Based Grading: Mindset”, “Burning Issues and Practicalities”, “That Light Might Be a Train:Emerging Technology Trends”, and many more.
Hope to see you in Rhode Island!!