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2 Day Event:
7:00 am – 1:30 pm
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Two-Day Conference:
Conference for Kindergarten Teachers

Presented by Kindergarten and PreK Teachers For Kindergarten and PreK Teachers

Bureau of Education & Research - Professional Staff Development Conference

Strategies to Take Back to Your Kindergarten Classroom!

Choose from 21 Strategy-Packed Conference Sessions

  • Expert Instructors
  • Kindergarten Teacher Resources
  • Hundreds of Practical Strategies
  • … and Much More!
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Meet Your Team of Expert KINDERGARTEN Instructors

Salandra Grice is a dynamic Kindergarten teacher, consultant, author, and national presenter. Her background includes extensive classroom experience in the early childhood classroom and advanced training and education in urban and multicultural education. The practical strategies she will share are designed to help Kindergarten teachers create more successful learning experiences for every student, every day! Salandra will leave you with practical and ready-to-implement ideas to truly meet the needs of all your Kindergarten students.

Linda Klotz is an outstanding presenter with extensive experience as a Kindergarten teacher. She has presented nationally for school districts and at primary grades conferences and seminars. All her ideas have been tested and proven to work in the classroom. Linda's sessions are dynamic, innovative and filled with easy-to-implement, practical ideas perfect for Kindergarten classrooms.

Adam Peterson is an award-winning Kindergarten educator, best-selling author, and internationally recognized speaker. After spending more than a decade as a Kindergarten teacher, Adam now also uses his knowledge and talents to inspire, educate, and motivate colleagues to create classrooms that encourage creativity, play, hands-on learning, and more positive social interactions. He is the author of the best-selling book, Teach, Play, Learn!, as well as the author of many children's books.

Conference Agenda

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Day 1

Opening General Session
Morning Sessions: Choose ONE Full Morning Session or TWO 70-Minute Sessions *One mid-morning break
Lunch Break
Afternoon Sessions: Choose ONE Full Afternoon Session or TWO 70-Minute Sessions *One mid-afternoon break

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Day 2

Morning Sessions: Choose ONE Full Morning Session or TWO 75-Minute Sessions *One mid-morning break
Lunch Break
Afternoon Sessions: Choose TWO 75-Minute Sessions *One mid-afternoon break

Who Should Attend

Kindergarten Teachers

Special Benefits of Attending

Comprehensive Digital Resource Handbook
You will receive an extensive digital resource handbook, specifically designed for this conference. Included in the handbook are resource materials for ALL conference sessions, even those you don't attend. These materials include:

  • Model lessons and activities
  • Math, literacy, writing, and STEM
  • Ready-to-use Kindergarten resources and materials
  • The best, most current Kindergarten ideas and strategies

Semester Credit Option
UMASS Logo Up to four graduate level professional development credits are available with an additional fee and completion of follow-up practicum activities. Details for direct enrollment with University of Massachusetts Global, a nonprofit affiliate, will be available at this program.

Meet Inservice Requirements
Participants of both the Live Online Seminar and those completing the Recorded Version online can receive a certificate of participation that may be used to verify five continuing education hours. State CEUs are available for both versions of the course. For specific details, visit www.ber.org/ceus.

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