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					                     RtI • AYP • Tiered Interventions • Literacy • and much more!

    At a 2010 Institute, you will receive   expert instruction from today’s education leaders. You will walk away with
    cutting-edge strategies including tiered interventions that will prepare you for the challenges you face on a daily basis.
    New in 2010: bring your classroom and/or schoolwide data and leave with a fully developed implementation plan!

    Dozens of sessions will cover such diverse topics as:
           • Response to intervention              • Data-driven planning                  • Safe, supportive, and
             (RtI) implementation                    and instruction                         successful schools

           • Making adequate yearly                • Reading and math fluency              • Differentiated instruction
             progress (AYP)
                                                   • Writing across the curriculum         • Collaborative teaming
           • Tiered intervention strategies
                                                   • Positive behavior support             • Teacher retention
           • Progress monitoring


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                                                                                     (866) 642-5046 or (720) 382-7431
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                       2010 Institutes
                       JUNE 2010                                                                       JULY 2010
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               north texas     16      17         18        19                        11      12        13       14        15         16     17
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     Galveston island 22       23      24         25        26                       18       19        20       21        22         23     24
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     June 13–16: Desert Canyon Institute                                            July 6–9: Myrtle Beach Best
     Tucson, Arizona                                                                          Practices Institute
     Loews Ventana Canyon Hotel ($119 per night)                                    Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
     Registration Fee: $439                                                         Hilton® Myrtle Beach ($173 per night)
     Keynote Speakers: Harry K. Wong, Ed.D., and                                    Registration Fee: $439
     Anita Archer, Ph.D.                                                            Keynote Speakers: Harry K. Wong, Ed.D., and
                                                                                    Joe Martin, Ed.D.

     June 14–16: North Texas Closing the
     Achievement Gap Institute                                                      July 6–9: Smoky Mountain Institute
     Mesquite, Texas                                                                Gatlinburg, Tennessee
     Hampton Inn & Suites® Mesquite Rodeo                                           New Location TBD
     Conference Center ($85 per night)                                              Registration Fee: $439
     Registration Fee: $249                                                         Keynote Speakers: Annette Breaux, M.Ed., and
     Keynote Speakers: Chelonnda Seroyer, and                                       Debbie Silver, Ed.D.
     Joe Martin, Ed.D.
                                                                                           (Registration fees are an approximation.
                                                                                             Hotel prices are special group rates.)
     June 20–23: Galveston Island Institute
     Galveston, Texas
     Moody Gardens Hotel® ($158 per night)
                                                                               All of the sessions were targeted and dealt directly with
     Registration Fee: $439                                                    interventions, especially how to respond to student needs. The
     Keynote Speakers: Joe Martin, Ed.D., and
     Chelonnda Seroyer
                                                                               research base was STRONG!
                                                                                                       —Cathy McGarry, Reading Specialist/Coach
                                                                                                    Edwards Elementary School, Las Vegas, Nevada
     June 21–24: Rocky Mountain Institute
     Keystone, Colorado                                                        I thoroughly enjoyed this conference, and I have grown so much
     Keystone Resort and Conference Center
     ($105–$204 per night)                                                     as an administrator. I can't wait to get back and share what I
     Registration Fee: $439                                                    learned. I needed this!
     Keynote Speakers: Debbie Silver, Ed. D., and
                                                                                                                   —Darlene Matthews, Principal
     Kevin Feldman, Ed.D.
                                                                                             Scranton Elementary School, Scranton, South Carolina


     June 23–25: Wasatch Mountain Institute                                    This was my first time to attend this conference. I’m taking home
     Midway, Utah
     Zermatt Resort ($125 per night)
                                                                               some wonderful and valuable information to share. I now have
     Registration Fee: $439                                                    a better plan for RtI teams. I also have some interventions to
     Keynote Speakers: Anita Archer, Ph.D., and
     Stevan J. Kukic, Ph.D.
                                                                               implement without purchasing yet another book.
                                                                                                                 —Julie Robins, Elementary Teacher
                                                                                                           Springfield Schools RE-4, Springfield, CO
     June 27–30: Teton Institute
     Jackson, Wyoming
     Snow King Resort ($165–$365 per night)
     Registration Fee: $439                                                                   Online Registration
     Keynote Speakers: Anita Archer, Ph.D., and                                             Opens December 1, 2009!
     Kevin Feldman, Ed.D.
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For more information or to register, please call                               Bookmark www.bettereducator.com for a list of funding
(866) 642-5046 or (720) 382-7431 or e-mail                                     sources appropriate for the Institutes, downloadable
profservices@sopriswest.com                                                    brochures, and online registration.