California Common Core State Standards Symposia Registration

SHEDDING THE LIGHT: CREATING INCLUSIVE, ACCESSIBLE, AND EQUITABLE LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS FOR ALL STUDENTS

Fourth in a Series of California Common Core State Standards Symposia
Sponsored by the California Department of Education, Special Education Division

This symposium will include an in-person meeting and a live broadcast on June 3, 2015. This symposium is open to administrators, teachers, and parents. There is no cost for this event but pre-registration is required. There are limited reimbursements available to districts for individual teachers and administrators participation (see Meeting Participation Stipend Instructions for details). The in-person meeting will have a cap of 300 participants. The live broadcast will have unlimited capacity.

Please register below to either attend the symposium in-person or to receive a link to watch the live broadcast of the symposium. Once you have registered, you will receive a confirmation email notice. Symposium materials will be posted on the bottom of this page prior to the symposium date. If you are registering for the live broadcast, a link will be given to you. Please note that all the sessions will be recorded and archived on the CDE web site

Register here for the in-person training   Register here for the live broadcast

All the sessions will be recorded and archived on the California Department of Education Special Education web site. This training is provided by the California Department of Education, Special Education Division.

Agenda

SHEDDING THE LIGHT: CREATING INCLUSIVE, ACCESSIBLE, AND EQUITABLE LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS FOR ALL STUDENTS

California Common Core State Standards Symposia

June 3, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Fourth in a Series of California Common Core State Standards Symposia
Sponsored by the California Department of Education, Special Education Division

The in-person meeting will be held at the California Department of Health Sciences Auditorium 1500 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA 95814

All sessions will start promptly at the designated time. Each session will be filmed live and video archived. There is limited seating for the in person meeting. We encourage group meetings to watch the symposium live and engage in the training sessions

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

Registration

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.

Welcome
Dr. Fred Balcom, Director of Special Education, California Department of Education

9:15 – 10:45 a.m.

Igniting Learning: Growth Mindset
Emily Diehl, Director, K-12 Professional Learning and Curriculum Design, Mindset Works.

10:45 – 11:00 a.m.

Break

11:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Stoking the Fire: Using Universal Design for Learning to Scaffold, Not Rescue
Kevin Schaefer, Assistant Director of Special Programs

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Carrying the Torch: Testing Coordinator and Teacher Panel Discussion on What We Need to Know to Prepare Students for the California Common Core State Standards-Aligned Assessments.
Facilitator: Dr. Kristen Brown, Education Research and Evaluation Consultant

2:00 – 2:45 p.m.

Striking the Match: Universal Design Tools for Instructional and Technological Preparation
Emily Diehl, Director, K-12 Professional Learning and Curriculum Design, Mindset Works
Kevin Schaefer, Assistant Director of Special Programs, WestEd

2:45 – 3:00 p.m.

Break

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Lighting the Way: Aligned Statewide Initiatives
Dr. Fred Balcom, Director of Special Education, California Department of Education


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