Structuring Out-of-School Time to Improve Academic Achievement
Reducing Behavior Problems in the Elementary School Classroom
The Regional Educational Laboratory Mid-Atlantic is happy to announce the following FREE professional development opportunity in New Jersey. The goal of this event is to increase participants’ understanding of researched-based recommendations in the Institute of Education Sciences’ Practice Guides and to improve the overall research literacy among education practitioners.
NJSACC: The Network for New Jersey’s Afterschool Communities is proud to co-sponsor this event.
When: Wednesday, November 30, 2011 from 8 am( Registration) -2:45 pm
Where: Rutgers University, Labor Education Center , New Brunswick, NJ
This dual-topic session will focus on research and recommendations presented in the two Practice Guides Structuring Out-of-School Time to Improve Academic Achievement and Reducing Behavior Problems in the Elementary School Classroom.
Practice Guide co-authors Jessica Taylor (Structuring Out-of-School Time), Krista Kutash (Reducing Behavior Problems), and Robin Weaver (Reducing Behavior Problems) will present an overview of the recommendations offered in these Practice Guides.
Ms. Jessica Taylor
NASA Langley Research Center
Dr. Krista Kutash
University of South Florida
Ms. Robin Weaver
Harmony Hills Elementary School (MD)
Cost: This is a FREE event.