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2 Day Event:
November 20, 2019
through November 21, 2019

Cost of Attendance:

First Day Only:
$289.00 per person.

Second Day Only:
$289.00 per person.

Two Days:
$479.00 per person.

Location: CHICAGO NORTH
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5 IL PD Clock Hours Available Per Day


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Guided Math Conference (Grades K-6)

Presented by Experienced Math Teachers

Bureau of Education & Research - Professional Staff Development Conference

Maximizing Guided Math Success
Strategies to Take Back to Your Classroom!

Choose from 21 Strategy-Packed Conference Sessions

  • Hands-On Options
  • Math Teacher Resources
  • Hundreds of Practical Strategies
  • … and Much More!
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Uniquely Qualified Instructors

Dr. Barbara (Barb) Blanke is an outstanding math educator, author and international presenter who is known for her creativity, enthusiasm and practical ideas for teaching students and teachers about understanding mathematics. Barb brings a special passion for meeting the differentiated needs of all K-6 students in mathematics, along with a wealth of practical tips and ideas for using Guided Math in your own classroom to all of her presentations. You’ll find her sessions lively, informative and packed with practical ideas.

Kelly Harmon is an enthusiastic and engaging presenter who has a wealth of real Guided Math teaching experience and practical strategies from her many years as a classroom teacher, instructional coach and national consultant. Kelly’s presentations are fast-paced, interactive and highly engaging. You will receive dozens of classroom-proven Guided Math strategies you can use to strengthen your math instruction and greatly increase all your students’ mathematical understanding and achievement.

Ann Elise Record is an experienced Guided Math practitioner, classroom teacher and math specialist. She has worked extensively with students, teachers and interventionists on making best use of Guided Math. All the assessments, strategies and resources she presents are those she has used extensively and successfully in classrooms. Ann Elise’s sessions are extremely practical and filled with research-based activities and assessments you can immediately implement to enhance your Guided Math program.

Conference Agenda

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7:45 a.m. - 8:25 a.m Registration
8:30 a.m. - 9:05 a.m. Opening General Session
9:15 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. Morning Sessions
11:50 a.m. - 1:05 p.m. Lunch Break (on your own)
1:05 p.m. - 3:35 p.m. Afternoon Sessions
Participants, please check in at the registration desk each day you attend.

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8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Morning Sessions
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch Break (on your own)
12:30 p.m. - 3:10 p.m Afternoon Sessions

Who Should Attend

Classroom Teachers, Title I Staff, Special Education Staff, Math Specialists, and Other Educators Teaching Math in Grades K-6

Special Benefits of Attending

Comprehensive Guided Math Resource Handbook
You will receive an extensive 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:

  • Timesaving, teacher friendly ideas for implementing Guided Math groups and managing math centers in your own classroom
  • Key ideas and specific tips for setting up and managing Guided Math groups
  • Detailed components of strong Guided Math group lessons
  • A variety of differentiated, scaffolded math templates for valuable activities across the five NCTM content standards

Semester Credit Option
Brandman University Logo Up to four Graduate level professional development credit are available with an additional fee and completion of follow up practicum activities. Details for direct enrollment with Brandman University, part of the Chapman University system, will be available at this BER program.

Meet Inservice Requirements
At the end of the program, each attendee will receive a certificate of participation that may be used to verify hours of participation in meeting continuing education requirements.

   
 
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