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21st Century Full-day Kindergartens: High Impact Teaching for ALL 21st Century Learners  

Date: August 18, 2014

Time(s): 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Center B Room 15 and 16

1500 West Hwy 36, Roseville MN 55113

Description: Spend the day planning for high-quality, effective and appropriate full-day kindergarten programs for each and every child. We will explore the importance of the learning environment including the physical arrangement of furniture and materials as well as the teacher-child and child-child interactions. We will discuss the core components of developmentally appropriate practice and strategies for incorporating effective practices within the classroom designed to meet the needs of all learners.  The seminar will include meaningful and practical strategies for smooth transitions for children and their families into full-day kindergarten programs.

Event Type: Seminar

Target Audience: Teachers, Elementary Principals, Directors of Curriculum and Instruction.

Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Education

Contact: Debbykay Peterson

Contact Phone: 651-582-8426

Contact Email: Debbykay.peterson@state.mn.us

Fee: $25.00

Registration URL: http://www.ecsu.k12.mn.us/Registration/Events

Registration Deadline: 8/13/2014

Materials: Provided at the seminar.

Additional Information: Morning refreshment and lunch are included in the registration cost. CEUs will be offered.