Host: Austin Independent School District
Thursday, Nov. 8
What Are Best Practices in Schools? Austin Independent School Visits (PDF)
Sharing Strengths, Challenges and Questions: What Can We Learn from Each Other?
Ed Graff, assistant superintendent of instruction, Anchorage School District; Denine Goolsby, executive director of Humanware and social and emotional learning, Cleveland Metropolitan School District (slideshow and English and Spanish flier PDFs)
Small-Group Sessions: District Questions (PDF)
What Are We Learning About Systemic SEL Development Across Districts?
Friday, Nov. 9
What Are SEL Practices for Youth Voice and Engagement?
Austin Independent School District high-school teacher R. Keeth Matheny and his students Hunter, Brianca, Jordan, Emily, Nathaniel and Roy (introductory slideshow and PDFs for school climate survey, M.A.P.S. information and affinity mapping).
SEL Practices: Project-Based Learning
Jesse Register, director of schools, Metropolitan Nashville School District (PDF).
Student Leadership and Governance
Jonathan Raymond, superintendent of schools, Sacramento City Unified School District.
Curtiss Sarikey, associate superintendent, Oakland Unified School District.
Closing Activity: Gratitude Video
(The video shown during the closing activity is protected by copyright and available for $3.99 from filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg.)