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MUST READS

Survey: Today’s teaching force is less experienced, more open to change
By Jackie Mader
Hechinger Report, October 23, 2012

Teacher-Leader Corps Helps Turn Around Schools
By Stephen Sawchuck
Education Week, April 20, 2011

New Teachers are the New Majority 
By Celine Coggins & Heather Peske
Education Week, January 19, 2011

Lesson Plan in Boston Schools: Don’t Go It Alone
By Mike Winerip
New York Times, August 8, 2010

 

Indianapolis

InnovatED 2014

Please join Teach Plus for the final event of the 2013 Indianapolis Teach Plus Teaching Policy Fellows. This event will mark the release of the policy brief that came out of The Future of Compensation event held with IPS teachers in March of 2014. The brief offers recommendations for how to change teacher compensation while elevating and leveraging talent within the district. A brief presentation will be made by the fellows and teachers in attendance will be able to weigh in on the results of the brief. Please join us for our final event of the 2013-14 school year. When: Monday, Juny 9thTime: 5-7PMWhere: WFYI Building1630 N Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 (see map)Agenda5:00-5:30 Registration5:30-6:30 Program6:30-7:00 NetworkingFood and drink will be served. RSVP here! Please join Teach Plus for the final event of the 2013 Indianapolis Teach Plus Teaching Policy Fellows. This event will mark the release of the policy brief that came out of The Future of Compensation event held with IPS teachers in March of 2014. The brief offers recommendations for how to change teacher compensation while elevating and leveraging talent within the district. A brief presentation will be made by the fellows and teachers in attendance will be able to weigh in on the results of the brief. Please join us for our final event of the 2013-14 school year. 
When: Monday, Juny 9th
Time: 5-7PM
Where: WFYI Building
           1630 N Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 (see map)
Agenda
5:00-5:30 Registration
5:30-6:30 Program
6:30-7:00 Networking
Food and drink will be served. 
RSVP here!

Do you have an idea for a new school? Do you miss having an opportunity to connect with your peers around a new creative idea? Would you like to win $5,000?

Teach Plus Indianapolis, in partnership with The Mind Trust, would like to invite school based staff in Marion County to our second InnovatED Workshop. This weekend long conference will help participants apply the principles of entrepreneurship to their school design and receive feedback from a panel of experts. The judges will select a winning team or individual to receive a $5,000 reward. Additionally, the audience will select a winning team or individual to receive a $3,000 award.  

NOTE: This conference is only open to current school based staff in Marion County. 


When:
November 7,8 and 9 2014
Where: Vision Academy at Riverside
1751 E Riverside Dr. Indianapolis, IN 46202 (see map)
           




 


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