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Virtual Summer Conference

Strategies for Educational Improvement | Back to the Future: Time to Redesign

SESSION #1 | June 15 @ 2:00 p.m. (CST)

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with Jenny Flinders, research project manager in the KU Center for Public Partnerships and Research

Lessons from Veterans: Recommendations for Re-entry

with Arpita Ghosh, assistant professor in the KU Department of Educational Psychology

Noticing, Pondering & Providing: Formative Assessments for Socio-emotional Health

with M'Balia Thomas, assistant professor in the KU Department of Curriculum and Teaching

Session Moderator

RIck Ginsberg, dean of the KU School of Education and Human Sciences

SESSION #2 | June 17 @ 2:00 p.m. (CST)

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with Myron Melton, Kansas education systems accreditation coordinator at Kansas State Department of Education

Kansas Can Competency Framework: Simple Self-Regulation Strategies

with Amy Gaumer Erickson, associate research professor for the KU Center for Research on Learning

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with Rachel Talbert, assistant professor in the KU Department of Curriculum and Teaching

Supporting Students: Moments of Genuine Connection

with Marta-Silva Serrano, Spanish as heritage language teacher at Olathe North High School

SESSION #3 | June 22 @ 2:00 p.m. (CST)

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with Nicholas Mitchell, assistant professor in the KU Department of Curriculum and Teaching

SESSION #4 | June 24 @ 2:00 p.m. (CST)

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with D. A. Graham, interim vice provost for diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging in the KU Office of the Provost

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with Shelly Cline, director of education and historian at the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education

PARTNERS IN SUPPORT

The virtual summer conference is co-hosted by the School of Education and Human Sciences and the KU Global Education Academy, with support from the Kansas State Department of Education and the Kansas Alliance for the Arts in Education.