Jan 14, 2019

5th Annual Standards-Based Grading Conference: Developing a Culture of Learning

Standards-Based Grading

Option 1
Conference Only

April 15, 2019 (only)
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Section number: 251170

Location: Coralville Marriott and Convention Center
300 E 9th St., Coralville, Iowa

The 5th Annual Standards-Based Grading conference will provide educators opportunities for learning across three strands, including standards-based grading practices, developing a culture of learning, and future focused skill building in the Four C’s -- critical thinking, communication, collaboration and creativity.

Featured Presenters: A.J. Juliani, Thomas Murray, Matt Townsley

Breakout sessions offered by:
Matt Townsley, Educational Leadership, UNI
Beth Townsend, Iowa Workforce Development and Ryan Wise, Iowa Department of Education
Andrea Stewart, Mississippi Bend AEA – The Center

School Presentations:
West Branch Middle School/High School, Kenwood Academy, Chicago Township D214

Option 2
School Visits and Conference
April 15-16, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Section number: 251171

This option provides participants an opportunity to visit local secondary schools to see innovative teaching and learning practices and engage in conversations with lead educators and students in these schools in addition to attending the conference. Visits include Clear Creek Amana MS/HS and Williamsburg JR/SR High School. Transportation and lunch provided.

APRIL 15 Location: Coralville Marriott and Convention Center, 300 E 9th St., Coralville, Iowa
APRIL 16 Location: Area classrooms and schools (Limited to 50)


Course Number: 168782
Registration Deadline: April 8, 2019
Credit: None
Option 1/Section number 251170– Conference Only - $175.00
Option 2/Section number 251171 – Conference and School Visits - $250.00
• Registration is not complete until all fees are paid in full.

Registration Information
GWAEA Professional Learning 319-399-6767 or 800-798-9771, ext. 6767 or gwaeapd@gwaea.org