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Soluciones—Closing the Achievement Gap
EVENT COMPLETED

Monterey, California | September 14–16, 2016
USD $669.00
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  • $649.00 per person for teams of 5 or more
 

Paving the path to lifelong success

Cultivate a learning-rich environment for Hispanic and Latino students. Through this powerful event, you۪ll learn best practices and research-based strategies to eliminate the achievement gap. Perfect for leaders, teachers, support staff, and parents, this unique opportunity provides a unifying experience where teams can learn together. Experts will share specific, practical ways to connect with students from diverse backgrounds; ensure they feel comfortable in the school setting; and help them thrive in classrooms. Teams will develop an easy-to-implement action plan that will begin to make a major impact on day one. You۪ll leave inspired, energized, and ready to make the future bright for your Hispanic and Latino students.

  • Learn practical strategies that schools and districts serving large Hispanic student populations use daily to increase student achievement.
  • Acquire district and site leadership practices that work to eliminate the achievement gap.
  • Discover how to engage and empower Hispanic and Latino students.
  • Gain targeted instructional strategies and assessment processes for developing academic vocabulary, literacy, and math skills for English learners.
  • Uncover parenting practices that help create a home environment conducive to 21st century learning.
  • Determine how to effectively initiate and build relationships with Hispanic and Latino students.

Supported by NABE (National Association of Bilingual Education).

Hear from our attendees

Schedule


Day One
6:008:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:0010:00 a.m.

Keynote Presentation

10:0010:15 a.m.

Break

10:1511:45 a.m.

Breakout Sessions

11:45 a.m.12:45 p.m.

Lunch (provided)

12:452:15 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

2:152:30 p.m.

Break

2:304:00 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

 
Day Two
7:008:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:009:30 a.m.

Keynote Presentation

9:309:45 a.m.

Break

9:4511:15 a.m.

Breakout Sessions

11:15 a.m.12:15 p.m.

Lunch (provided)

12:151:45 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

1:452:00 p.m.

Break

2:003:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion

 
Day Three
7:008:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:0010:00 a.m.

Interactive Keynote/Team Planning Time

10:0010:15 a.m.

Break

10:1511:30 a.m.

Team Sharing/Closing Keynote

 
 

Agenda and speakers are subject to change.

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

Hotel parking is 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

Hyatt Regency Monterey

1 Old Golf Course Road
Monterey, CA 93940
888.233.1234

Discounted Rate: (single or double) $189 per night
Deadline:August 12, 2016
Online reservations

Reviews

Energetic, personable, shows he cares, fun. Great presenter! I could talk to Luis all day and still not learn enough.۝ —John Schuttinger, assistant principal, Bedford School District, New Hampshire

Step-by-step, saw the whole picture. Motivating!۝ —Sylvia Nunez, teacher, Canutillo Elementary School, Texas

I LOVED the presenter۪s enthusiasm. He was inspiring!۝ —Holly Eske, teacher, San Marcos Elementary School, Arizona

Venue

Hyatt Regency Monterey

1 Old Golf Course Road

Monterey, California


Participation Information

You will receive a certificate of participation 6 weeks after the event concludes. Please check with your state department of education for CEU availability.


Additional Information

Product code: CFF441

Hosted by: Monterey County School District


Five Reasons to Attend a Solution Tree Event (PDF)
A Letter to Your Boss (DOC)

Included with your registration

Kipp D. Rogers

Kipp D. Rogers

Kipp D. Rogers, PhD, is director of secondary instruction for York County Schools in Virginia. With nearly 20 years of experience in education, Dr. Rogers has classroom teaching and instructional leadership experience at all levels in urban and suburban schools.