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Fall Conference Registration Open!

Engaging Learners & Enhancing Learning with the new Science and Social Studies Standards November 4 and 5, 2019 Register by October 15, 2019   *Understand the important shifts in the new standards *Understand how the new standards help students progressively build ideas and practices K-12 and align with the Common Core State Standards *Understand best practices for curriculum, instruction, and assessment to support implementation of the new standards Designed for school and district teams of leaders… Continue Reading Fall Conference Registration Open!

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September Regional Member Meetings

MCLA will be holding our first Regional Member Meetings of the 2019-2020 school year is just a few weeks!  Please mark your calendars and plan to attend. 9/16: 9:00-12:00 Auburn School Department 4th Floor 60 Court Street, Auburn 9/17: 9:00-12:00 United Technologies Center 200 Hogan Road Bangor I look forward to meeting you, and hearing from you about how we can become stronger in our work of championing curriculum, instruction, and assessment practices and policies… Continue Reading September Regional Member Meetings

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MCLA Coaching Co-Op October 21 Supporting Instructional Coaching Registration Open

Supporting Instructional Coaching with Julie Wright and Co-Op Members 10/21/19 9:00-3:00 The Auburn Hilton Register by 10/1/19 Co-Op Members  $75 NonMembers $150 Instructional coaching can be the most effective professional development teachers experience. Coaching can change classroom practice, build a positive school and district learning culture, and significantly increase student achievement. But hiring coaches and putting them to work doesn’t automatically yield these results. We’ll use Diane Sweeney’s student- centered coaching model and best practices… Continue Reading MCLA Coaching Co-Op October 21 Supporting Instructional Coaching Registration Open

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