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ELE Schedule

All times are for Athens, Greece (GMT+2)

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 12

8:00 - 9:30 (Athens, GMT+2)PLENARY SESSION
  • Welcome Remarks
  • Engagement Keynote
    KASS & CORNELIUS MINOR, "Bringing It All Together"

9:30 - 9:45

Break
9:45 - 10:45 CONNECT & ENGAGE WORKSHOPS
  • MICHAEL JOHNSTON & KAVITA TANNA: Building A Modern Curriculum for Local & Global Impact
  • KRISTIN LOWE: Reframing Mental Health - Making Wellbeing Visible in Your Classroom
  • JOY MARCHESE: The Joyful Classroom - Teaching with the Heart in Mind
  • TARA WAUDBY: Ignite Learning with Spoken Word

10:45 - 11:10

Wellness Break

11:10 - 11:15

Transition Time

11:15 - 12:15
GUIDED PLENARY SESSION #1
  • STEVE BARKLEY, "Reframe Together"

12:15 - 12:30

Break

12:30 - 1:30

CONNECT & ENGAGE WORKSHOPS
  • GARFIELD GINI-NEWMAN: Cultivating Learner Agency Through Sustained Inquiry
  • JULIE JUNGALWALA & JULIE STERN: 3 Truths for the Future of School: A Framework for Leading & Sustaining Meaningful Change [repeated on Saturday]
  • CATHRYN BERGER KAYE & CHRIS DADEFUMI: The Danger of a Single Narrative: A lens for authentic connections
  • ELLEN MAHONEY: Emotional & Wellbeing Literacy for Educators
  • KASS & CORNELIUS MINOR: It Ain't Like It Used To Be. And That's a GOOD Thing - Crafting The Kind of Learning Experiences That Kids Choose To Invest In



SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 13

8:00 - 9:00 (Athens, GMT+2)PLENARY SESSION
  • Welcome Remarks
  • Engagement Keynote: RON BERGER, "Beautiful Work"

9:00 - 9:25

Wellness Break
9:25 - 9:30Transition Time
9:30-10:30 CONNECT & ENGAGE WORKSHOPS
  • COLLEEN BRODERICK: Strategies for Integrating Compassion into the Learning Experience
  • ELIZABETH IMENDE-COONEY: Developing Global Citizens Through Curricular Transfer Goals
  • MICHAEL JOHNSTON & KAVITA TANNA: Reframing Student Engagement for Authentic Inspired Citizenship
  • KRISTIN LOWE: Reframing Energy - Playing to Your Strengths
  • JOY MARCHESE: The Brain Friendly Classroom - Common Sense Explained by Science

10:30 - 10:45

Break / Transition Time

10:45-11:45

GUIDED PLENARY SESSION #2
  • STEVE BARKLEY, "Reframe Together"

11:45-12:00

Break / Transition Time

12:00 - 1:00

CONNECT & ENGAGE WORKSHOPS
  • GARFIELD GINI-NEWMAN: Re-thinking the Instruction-Assessment Relationship
  • JULIE JUNGALWALA & JULIE STERN: 3 Truths for the Future of School: A Framework for Leading & Sustaining Meaningful Change [repeated from Friday]
  • CATHRYN BERGER KAYE & CHRIS DADEFUMI: Meaningful Conversations Through a Justice-Equity-Diversity-Inclusion Lens
  • ELLEN MAHONEY: The Inner Work Required for an Inclusive School Culture

1:00 - 1:05

Transition Time

1:05 - 1:30

CLOSING PLENARY