Featuring Two of the Nation's Top Differentiated Instruction Experts
Dr. Marquita Blades is an experienced and award-winning secondary teacher, international speaker, author, and consultant. Marquita's extensive experience with diverse student populations have equipped her with a depth of firsthand experience for differentiating instruction to better meet diverse student needs. Realizing the importance of meeting students where they are through having served a diverse population of students, Marquita focuses her practice on creating learning experiences that are accessible for all learners through the use of differentiated instructional strategies. Her sessions will be packed with practical and engaging strategies that your teachers will be able to use immediately in their classrooms. Marquita has managed national STEM programs for secondary level students and has served as a curriculum and assessment developer, and professional learning facilitator for numerous school districts.
Kay Law is an outstanding classroom teacher and highly acclaimed national presenter. As a master teacher trainer, she is known for sharing highly practical Differentiated Instructional strategies that support the Common Core State Standards. With over 35 years of teaching experience in grades K-6, Kay understands the daily challenges teachers face and provides only practical, intentional teaching strategies to address the wide range of student needs. Kay's presentations are fast-paced and strategy-packed focusing on helping students significantly improve their core academic skills. You will leave her session with dozens of Differentiated Instructional strategies and assessments that can be used or adapted to meet the needs of your students and staff.