A Network Connecting School Leaders From Around The Globe
Time: July 27, 2011 to July 28, 2011
Location: Vanderbilt Mansion, Rudolf Campus Dowling College
Phone: Fax 631 244 5036
Event Type: symposium
Organized By: LONG ISLAND REGIONAL TASK FORCE FOR QUALITY INCLUSIVE SCHOOLS
Latest Activity: May 23, 2011
SUMMER SYMPOSIUM FOR
GENERAL AND SPECIAL EDUCATION ADMINISTRATORS and TEACHERS
Sponsored by the
LONG ISLAND REGIONAL TASK FORCE FOR QUALITY INCLUSIVE SCHOOLS
Supported by NEW YORK STATE HIGHER EDUCATION SUPPORT CENTER
July 27 & 28
Vanderbilt Mansion, Rudolf Campus Dowling College
TOPIC: Rethinking Education through Cultural Competence in Culturally Responsive Instruction
Three strands for Administrators, Teachers (Pre-Service/In-Service), and University Faculty
Dispositions—Cultural Competence Pedagogy--Culturally Responsive Instruction Policy, Research and “Best Practices”
The following organizations support the Summer Symposium: Dowling College Student Council for Exceptional children, Scholastic Read 180, The Long Island Chapter of CEC, The St. Joseph’s College Student Chapter CEC, The Molloy College Student Chapter CEC, Hofstra University, NYIT, The S3TAIR Project at Eastern Suffolk BOCES
May 17, 2011
NY HESC for Systems Change .
Supporting the Task Force on Quality inclusive Schooling
The Long Island Task Force for Quality Inclusive Schooling is a collaborative group of higher education faculty from several Long Island universities, parents, and others from the Long Island educational community with a mission to: plan and implement quality teacher preparation programs; to engage in and support the professional development to improve student outcomes; and to build the capacity of multiple stakeholder groups in the educational community. The Task Force is supported by the Higher Education Support Center for Systems Change.
You are cordially invited to attend the Eight Annual Summer Symposia, Rethinking Education through Cultural Competence in Culturally Responsive Instruction, sponsored by the Long Island Task Force for Quality Inclusive Schooling. The symposia will be held on July 27 & 28 2011 8:30-400 on Wednesday 8:30-noon, Thursday at Dowling College Vanderbilt Mansion, Oakdale, NY. A flyer and registration form for the Symposia are included with this letter. The Eighth Annual Symposia provides an opportunity for administrators, general and special educators, parents, and other key stakeholders in the education community to come together, examine the issues and discuss effective strategies to help all students meet success in school. Please plan to participate and share the attached registration form with others in your educational community. Please register by mailing or f%2354%20Special%20Ed%20Chairs-1.pdf by July 1, 2011. Arrangements to accept Purchase Orders can be made by emailing email@example.com. If you have any questions about the symposia or the Task Force please do not hesitate to contact me. We look forward to seeing you at the Symposia.
Richard L. Swanby, PhD Academic Chair, School of Education Dowling College
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