Source
Administrator Magazine
Scholastic Administrator is a must-read resource for 240,000 of today's results-driven school leaders. Every issue features leadership for education executives, insight and analysis into what's next in education, and reporting on cutting-edge technologies in real life applications.

Take This Trip

Conference: ACSD 2007 Summer Conference on Differentiating Instruction
When: June 30-July 2, 2007
Where:
Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City
What:
This conference gives you a one-of-a-kind opportunity to explore the breadth and depth of differentiation. Learn from Carol Ann Tomlinson, the leading authority on the subject, and from dozens of other expert presenters.
While You Are There:
Check out the home of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. The organ contains 11,623 pipes, and the building was constructed so that you can hear a pin drop at the front of the building while standing in the back.

Conference: 111th Annual National PTA Convention and Exhibition
When: June 28-July 1, 2007
Where:
Cervantes Convention Center, St. Louis
What:
PTA is the largest and oldest child advocacy organization in the United States. Discover how to increase membership, hone leadership skills, and find no-hassle fundraising ideas.
While You Are There:
The Missouri Historical Society presents “The 1904 World’s Fair: Looking Back at Looking Forward” exhibit. Experience the splendor of the fair with artifacts, music, and much more.

Conference: Institute for Staff Development
When: July 18-21, 2007
Where:
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, D.C.
What:
The National Academy Foundation, the largest developer of career-themed public and private high school programs in the country, hosts its professional development conference.
While You Are There:
Take a trip to the Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives. This landmark 1872 building graduated the first high school class for African Americans in 1877.

Conference: AASA 2007 Summer Leadership Institute
When: July 19-22, 2007
Where:
Marriott Minneapolis City Center, Minneapolis
What:
Hear captivating speakers on the topics of leadership, personal and professional growth, integration of technology in education advocacy and public policy, and more.
While You Are There:
Take in Neil Simon’s play Fools in which a teacher discovers the village is under a curse of profound stupidity and all the residents are idiots at Theatre in the Round.

 

  • Teacher Store
  • The Teacher Store  
    What Principals Need to Know About Teaching and Learning Writing

    What Principals Need to Know About Teaching and Learning Writing

    by Ruth Culham

    Discover practical strategies for supporting and assessing writing instruction in all content areas while equipping teachers with instructional practices that emphasize this critical skill, which students need to adapt to the demands of the CCSS and thrive in the 21st century. This guide offers the pedagogical expertise every administrator needs to serve as an effective leader.

    Benefits:
    • Assess the teaching and learning of writing in your school or district.
    • Acquire best practices for step-by-step assessment to evaluate students and staff.
    • Align your current practices with the Common Core State Standards.
    • Understand the importance of writing for students' academic and lifelong success.
    • Explore the link between reading skills and students' writing skills.

    $18.71 You save: 25%
    Professional Book | Grades K-8
    Add To Cart
    Educators Only
    What Principals Need to Know About Teaching and Learning Writing
    Grades K-8 $18.71
    Add To Cart
  • Teacher Store
  • The Teacher Store  
    TA: Lessons for Decimals and Percents, Grades 5-6

    TA: Lessons for Decimals and Percents, Grades 5-6

    by Carrie DeFrancisco and Marilyn Burns

    Support mathematical understanding in your instructional program through this rich collection of easy-to-use teaching resources. Each book focuses on a specific arithmetic topic and offers a series of classroom-tested lessons addressing the three important aspects of arithmetic instruction,computation, number sense, and problem solving. The lessons include step-by-step directions, amount of time needed, materials required, classroom vignettes, samples of student work, reproducibles, and a discussion of the math underlying the lesson.

    $36.95
    Professional Book | Grades 5-6
    Add To Cart
    Educators Only
    TA: Lessons for Decimals and Percents, Grades 5-6
    Grades 5-6 $36.95
    Add To Cart
Help | Privacy Policy
EMAIL THIS

* YOUR NAME

* YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS

* RECIPIENT'S EMAIL ADDRESS(ES)

(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)

Check this box to send yourself a copy of the email.

INCLUDE A PERSONAL MESSAGE (Optional)


Scholastic respects your privacy. We do not retain or distribute lists of email addresses.