Portland Conference

Differentiation and the Brain Friendly Classroom Sunday thru Wednesday, July 23-26, 2006 Mariott Portland Downtown Waterfront, Portland, OR

A One Semester-Hour Graduate Course

Available With Your Conference Attendance!

The Teacher's Workshop will offer this one semester-hour graduate education course in conjunction with Lindenwood University of St. Charles, Missouri. A four-day professional development conference will be the basis of this course featuring instructors listed below. Registration for the course credit is $99.00, payable to Teacher's Workshop. Must attend full conference. Please use the conference registration form to sign up for credit. Additional forms will need to be completed at the conference.

Founded in 1827, Lindenwood College (now Lindenwood University) is one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in the United States and the second oldest west of the Mississippi River. Lindenwood offers a full complement of co-educational experiences, serving both full and part-time students of all ages, with a wide variety of educational programs leading to baccalaureate and master's degrees. Lindenwood is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

Carolyn Chapman: Differentiated Assessment Strategies: One Tool Doesn't Fit All

David Sousa: Helping Students Become Better Readers through Brain Science

Marcia Tate: Worksheets Don't Grow Dendrites

Lynn Erickson: Brain-Based Teaching and Learning

And Others