Achievement for Students in Poverty: Poor Students, Rich Teaching Institute

Achievement for Students in Poverty: Poor Students, Rich Teaching Institute
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  • $669.00 per person for teams of 5 or more
 

Current research proves there are devastating life consequences for students living in poverty when they don’t have the in-school supports they need to be successful in their classrooms. Today, we have more tools, resources, and expertise than ever before to help curb the impact of unfortunate circumstances.

Join our internationally recognized experts and practitioners, who will share classroom mindsets and strategies for counteracting the effects of poverty on student success.

  • Experience techniques to counteract trauma—reduce stress, promote positive relationships and emotional health.
  • Acquire techniques to disrupt the anticipatory anxiety cycle for your students as they tackle challenging school subjects.
  • Learn ways to help students work hard and persevere, even when experiencing setbacks.
  • Examine 30 research-based strategies that are more powerful than poverty.
  • Discover cultural assets, regardless of their economic status, that need validation and affirmation.
  • Experience culturally responsive classroom management and instruction.
  • Use evidence-based practices such as gratitude, core breathing, and other mindful awareness techniques to cultivate awareness of self and others, improve emotional regulation, and decrease adverse effects of stress.
  • Recognize the power of play to enhance learning, build social connections, and help your students flourish.
  • Discover how to engage your students by addressing the ways each learns best.
  • Become an engine of hope for your students who struggle the most.

Agenda and speakers are subject to change.

Download the detailed agenda and summaries

Monday, October 14th

7:00–8:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00–9:45 a.m. Keynote
9:45–10:00 a.m.

Break

10:00–11:30 a.m. Breakouts
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Lunch (provided)

12:30–2:00 p.m.

Breakouts

2:00–2:15 p.m.

Break

2:15–3:45 p.m. Breakouts

Tuesday, October 15th

7:00–8:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00–9:45 a.m. Keynote
9:45–10:00 a.m.

Break

10:00–11:30 a.m. Breakouts
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Lunch (provided)

12:30–2:00 p.m. Breakouts
2:00–2:15 p.m.

Break

2:15–3:00 p.m. High‐Impact Talks

Wednesday, October 16th

7:00–8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:00–9:30 a.m.

Breakouts

9:30–9:45 a.m. Break
9:45–11:30 a.m.

Keynote

Events reach capacity quickly. Please confirm your registration before making travel plans.

Venue & Hotel Parking Information: Complimentary

All rates are per day and subject to change.

In order to receive the discounted hotel room rate, please mention Solution Tree. After the deadline listed below, rates will be determined by the hotel.


Primary Hotel

Rosen Centre Hotel

9840 International Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32819
407.996.9840

Discounted Rate: (single or double) $169 per night
Deadline: September 12, 2019

Venue

Rosen Centre Orlando

9840 International Blvd.

Orlando, Florida


Additional Information

Included with your registration

Poor Students, Rich Teaching [Revised Edition]

Poor Students, Rich Teaching [Revised Edition]

Student poverty and adversity don’t have to prevent student success. Examine how poverty affects education, achievement, and motivation for students across the U.S. and discover seven mindsets for ensuring college and career readiness for all students, regardless of socioeconomic status.