March 15, 2007
ASU to host CSRA P-16 Partner School Conference
Augusta, Ga. – Creating Book-a-holics, Enviroscapes, and Math Survivors are just a few of the more than 50 session topics that will be covered during the Impacting Student Learning Partner School Conference which will be held on Saturday, March 17, from 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in University Hall at Augusta State University.
The keynote speaker will be author, poet, and professional photographer Charles R. Smith, Jr. Mr. Smith, who has written more than 16 books for grade levels Pre-kindergarten through high school, will also present three sessions throughout the day. The California native is a graduate of the Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara.
Special sessions will also be provided by McDuffie Environmental Educational Center, Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy, and the Watson-Brown Foundation.
This free conference, which is part of the P-16 initiative to improve student academic preparation and success in college, is open to all educators. There will be a number of demonstrations on classroom lesson strategies throughout the day. Lunch will be served.
For more information and to RSVP by today, call ASU’s Department of Teacher Education at 737-1496.
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