Handouts | Tuesday, July 17 


9:00 AM -10:45 AM | Keynote Panel:  Jamie Basham, Jose Blackorby, Karrie Shogren, Sue Vernon, & Kelli Thomas
Room: Regency BC


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Concurrent Sessions

Sue Vernon Follow-up Session
Room: Regency A
Topic: Social Emotional Learning

Presenter:  Sue Vernon, President, Social Perspective - Lawrence, KS


Innovations in Educational Technology, Open Educational Resources and SIM: Development of accessible digital learning materials to support students with disabilities with SIM resources.
Room: Regency B
Topic: Technology to Improve Instruction​
Presenter:  Jose Blackorby, Senior Director of Research and Development, CAST Inc., Boston, MA


James Basham Follow-up Session 
Room: Regency C
Topic: Technology to Improve Instruction​
Presenter: Jamie Basham, Associate Professor - Department of Special Education, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS


Assessment and Intervention to Promote Self-Determination
Room: Regency D
Topic:  Social Emotional Learning
Presenter: Karrie Shogren, Professor - Department of Special Education, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS


1:15 PM - 2:30 PM | Panel & Concurrent Sessions

Workshop Activities for Paragraph Writing 
Room: Regency A
Topic:  Instructional Strategies
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenter: Jean Schumaker, President, Edge Enterprises Inc.,  Lawrence, KS


Introducing CORGI:  New Instructional Technology Supports for Content Enhancement Routines
Room: Regency B
Topics: Instructional Strategies, Professional Learning, Policy, Teaching Content to Diverse Learners, Technology to Improve Instruction​

Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenters: Jose Blackorby | Jan Bulgren | Bonnie Fenwick


Visible Learning, Content Enhancement, High-Impact Instruction and Instructional Coaching: Putting Together the Pieces of the Achievement Puzzle
Room: Regency C
Topic:  Instructional Coaching
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenter:  Jim Knight


Are We Truly Personalizing Learning for Diverse Learners? A Critical Interpretive Synthesis of Empirical Studies
Room: Regency D
Topic:  Technology to Improve Instruction​
Session Type:  Panel
Presenters: Ling ZhangJamie Basham


Learn About a New Strategic Math Series Manual:  Teaching Multiplication Using Partial Products
Room: Brazilian B
Topic: Instructional Strategies
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenters: Margaret FloresJessica MiltonBradley Kaffar


 

 2:45 PM - 4 PM | Concurrent Sessions

Bullying and the Special Learner:  Using Community Building Strategies and Self Advocacy Strategies to Empower the Special Learner
Room: Regency A
Topic:  Social Emotional Learning
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenter: Belinda Mitchell


Strengthening Student Reasoning with the Scientific Argumentation Routine
Room: Regency B
Topic: Instructional Strategies, Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Coaching/Professional Learning
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenter: Janice Creneti


Embedding Experiential Learning into Professional Development with Interactive Virtual Learning Environments
Room: Regency C
Topic:  Technology to Improve Instruction
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenters:  Susanne James | Marti Elford


Nurturing Student Engagement in the Learning Process:  A Web-based Version of Possible Selves
Room: Regency D
Topic:  Social Emotional Learning​
Session Type:  Panel
Presenters:  Michael Hock | Sarah Williams | Morgan James


Increasing Understanding and Fluency in Multiplication and Division with CRA
Room: Brazilian B
Topic:  Instructional Strategies
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenters:  Jessica Milton | Margaret Flores


Using SIM with English Language Learners -- Perfecto!
Room: Brazilian D
Topic: Instructional Strategies
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenters: Beth Lasky | Monica Boomgard | Dorothee Chadda | Sarah Eylands

 

Handouts | Wednesday, July 18 

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM | Keynote: Douglas Fisher


9:45 AM - 10:45 AM | Concurrent Sessions

Why Blend? Personalize Learning for All
Room: Regency A
Topic: Technology to Improve Instruction
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Duke Lines


Douglas Fisher Follow-up Session
Room: Regency BC
Topic: 
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Douglas Fisher


The Inside Story of MTSS: Success to Highlight, Pitfalls to Avoid, and Candid Advice on Interventions in Reading, Math, and Behaviors
Room: Regency D
Topics:  Instructional Strategies, Policy, Social Emotional Learning, Teaching Content to Diverse Learners, Technology to Improve Instruction
Session Type: Panel
Presenter: Lucas Shivers


Characteristics of Effective Instructional Coaches
Room: Brazilian B
Topic: Instructional Coaching
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Rebecca Frazier


Students Make "Ginormous" Improvement in Writing When Learning Strategies are Integrated with Technology
Room: Brazilian D
Topic: Technology to Improve Instruction
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: David Rago


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Concurrent Sessions

Blended Professional Learning Experience with Content Enhancement
Room: Regency A
Topics: Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Strategies, Professional Learning, Technology to Improve Instruction​
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenters: Jocelyn Washburn


Tackling Adolescent Literacy: A Six Step Guide for a School-Wide Approach

Room: Regency D
Topic: Adolescent Literacy
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Pam Leitzell
Co-Presenter:
 Elizabeth Gibbs
Co-Presenter: Paula Crawford
Session Type: CONCURRENT


UDL - How to Provide Multiple Pathways to Personalize Learning
Room: Brazilian B
Topic: Teaching Content to Diverse Learners
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Cathy Crawford | Kimberly Jenks
HANDOUTS:

Case Study: Removing Barriers to Learning
Explicit Instruction Planning Graphic Organizer
SS Scenarios
 


Moving the Needle with Federal Projects: How Florida's State Personnel Development Grant (SPDG) is positively impacting student proficiency by growing the use of the Strategic Instruction Model (SIM) in schools
Room: Regency BC
Topics: Professional Learning, Policy
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenters: Cindy Medici Janice Creneti


1:15 PM - 2:15 PM | Concurrent Sessions

The Ever-Evolving Unit Organizer
Room: Regency A
Topic: Instructional Strategies
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenters: Jennifer Stowers | Amy Wolfe​


Kansas' Vision for School Redesign: Leading the World in Success for Each Student
Room: Regency BC
Topic: Policy
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Randy Watson, Kansas Commissioner of Education


A Quick Guide to Video Coaching: The best practice to improve the art and craft of teaching through guided reflection.
Room: Regency D
Topics: Instructional Coaching, Technology to Improve Instruction
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Casey Kosiorek | Jim Thompson
HANDOUT
A Quick Guide to Video Coaching - The best practice to improve the art and craft of teaching through guided reflectionRead more about this book here.


Listening and Note-Taking
Room: 
Brazilian B
Topic: Instructional Strategies
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenters: Gwen Berry


PD Tools (SIM Professional Developers only)
Room: Brazilian D
Topic: SIM Professional Learning 
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Patty Graner


2:30 PM - 3:45 PM | Concurrent Sessions

Supporting Students with Complex Texts
Room: Regency A
Topics: Adolescent Literacy, Teaching Content to Diverse Learners
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Craig Wisniewski


Implementation of Comprehensive Language and Literacy Interventions: An Overview of the Kansas Striving Readers Grant.
Room: Regency BC
Topics: Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Strategies, Professional Learning, Technology to Improve Instruction​
Session Type: Panel
Presenters: Suzanne Meyers | Amber Rowland | Jayne James | Michael Hock


Leaving Textbooks Behind: Using Open Education Resources with Content Enhancement Routines
Room: Regency D
Topics: Teaching Content to Diverse Learners
Session Type: Panel
Presenters: Keith Lenz | Tina McCord | Patty Kohler-Evans  | Renee Calhoun


Using CRA to Develop Conceptual Understanding and Fluency in Multiplication and Division
Room: Brazilian B
Topics:  Instructional Strategies, Policy, Teaching Content to Diverse Learners
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenters: Jessica Milton | Margaret Flores


Introducing the Decision-Making Routine (A New Higher Order Reasoning Content Enhancement Routine)
Room: Brazilian D
Topics: Instructional Strategies, Professional Learning, Policy, Teaching Content to Diverse Learners
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Janis Bulgren


4:00 - 5:00 PM | Poster Session

 

Handouts | Thursday, July 19

8:15 AM - 9:30 AM | Kaleidoscope Sessions
Room: Regency BC


9:45 AM - 11:00 AM | Concurrent Sessions

Word Identification: Second to NONE
Room: Regency A
Topic: Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Strategies
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Diane Gillam



Learning Express-Ways in Higher Education: Developing student-Faculty Relationships as a Path to Partnership in Schools
Room: Regency BC
Topics: Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Strategies
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenters: Heather Haynes Smith | Belinda Mitchell | Christine Woodbury



Narrative Theme Writing
Room: Regency D
Topics: Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Strategies, Professional Learning, Technology to Improve Instruction
Session Type:  Panel
Presenter: Jean Schumaker



Zoom Based Instructional Coaching
Room: Brazilian B
Topics: Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Strategies, Professional Learning, Technology to Improve Instruction​
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenters: Amber Rowland | Sean Smith


PD Tools (SIM Professional Developers only)
Room: Brazilian D
Topic: SIM Professional Learning
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: 
Patty Graner


11:15 AM - 12:30 PM | Concurrent Sessions

Save time, keep the quality! Virtual instructional coaching with preservice teachers.
Room: Regency A
Topic: Instructional Coaching
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenters: Irma Brasseur Hock | Marti Elford


Successful English Language Arts Instruction with Formative Assessment Through Enhanced Learning Maps
Room: Regency BC
Topics: Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Strategies, Professional Learning, Teaching Content to Diverse Learners, Technology to Improve Instruction
Session Type:  Concurrent
Presenters: Kristin Lyon | Sasha Feryok


Activities for Narrative Theme Writing Workshops
Room: Regency D
Topics: Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Strategies, Professional Learning
Session Type: Panel
Presenter: Jean Schumaker


Personalizing Learning Strategies and Instructional Routines through Blended Learning and Instructional Technology
Room: Brazilian B
Topics: Adolescent Literacy, Instructional Strategies, Teaching Content to All Learners, Using Technology to Improve Instruction
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Gwen Berry, Nanette Fritschmann, Mike Hock


Self Reflection Through Video, The Key to Excellent Instruction at DPS
Room: Brazilian D
Topic: Instructional Coaching
Session Type: Concurrent
Presenter: Corey Davidson


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