Awakening the Learner Education Conference
Held October 22, 2015
Featuring: Robert Marzano and Darrell Scott, Keynote Speakers
CVELI’s annual Exemplary Practices in Educational Leadership Conference is designed for P-16 educational leaders—superintendents, district leaders, principals, site leaders, teacher leaders, deans, and higher education faculty—to explore the roles and critical actions of leaders as they transform their organizations into collaborative cultures of 21st century learning for students and educators.
This year’s conference featured Robert Marzano and Darrell Scott, author’s of the newly-, popular book, Awaken the Learner. Together, they shared best practices designed to create and sustain an inclusive school culture that ignites a passion for learning, promotes engagement, enriches learning and cultivates a sense of belonging for students and teachers.
- Rachel's Challenge Handout
- Rachel's Challenge video
- Rachel's Challenge Webiste
- Marzano Powerpoint
- Marzano's Website
Breakout Session Handouts:
- Project-Based Learning (Michael Niehoff)
- Transforming- School Leadership Teams (CUSD Principals)
- Career Tech Education (Valerie Vuicich)
- Early Literacy (Fowler USD)
Leadership and Lead Teacher, 4-Part Workshop Series
Dr. Mabel Franks, Presenter
This workshop series is specifically designed for educators in leadership roles—administrators, counselors, coaches and teachers. Participants will learn skills and strategies that can be applied immediately in any K-12 leadership role.
$150 per session
- Free campus parking pass available for participants.
- Breakfast 8:00-8:30 am. Lunch on your own.
- Date: March 11, 2016
- Time: 8:00 am- 2:30 pm.
- Location: Fresno State Peters Building, Room 194
This session provides you with effective, concrete techniques for dealing with difficult people in the workplace. It provides specific strategies for creating a positive work environment that encourages complainers to agree, bullies to surrender, non-communicators to participate and pessimists to see the brighter side of life.
CVELI Past Conferences
Maximizing Leadership for Systemic Change
Dr. Michael Fullan, Keynote Speaker
Navigating the Common Core: Standards-Driven Instruction, Formative Assessment, Intervention and Enrichment
Dr. Connie Kamm
Marking Progress on the Professional Learning Communities at Work Journey: Are You Soaring or Settling?
Becky and Rick DuFour
Exemplary Practices Education Leadership Conference: Shaping 21st Century Learning Video featuring keynote speakers: Dr. Eric Mazur, Harvard University on Interactive "Peer" Instruction
Dr. Mariale Hardiman, Johns Hopkins University on Brain-Targeted Teaching See resources on Hardiman website.
Conference Presentation available (Click on title)
- Learning Unit Template
- Planning Template
- Capture Your Ideas
- Brain Targeted Teaching Reading Comprehension Study Guide
Exemplary Practices Conference with Richard Elmore and Yong Zhao
Exemplary Practices Conference with Anthony Muhammad and Eugene Garcia
Luis Cruz ( Feb 14, 2012 ) Promoting Equitable Schools
Tom Many (Dec 15, 2011) - Assessment
Debra Pickering ( Oct 25, 2011 ) Developing Instructional Leaders - Notes/Presentation