Current educational practice and policy focus overwhelmingly on academic achievement. This achievement, however, is but one element of student learning and development and only a part of any complete system of educational accountability.
Together, these elements support the development of a child who is healthy, knowledgeable, motivated, and engaged. Click to download information about the Whole Child initiative.
Featuring Carol Ann Tomlinson. Topic- Differentiation and Common Core: What's the Connection? Click above for more information.
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This series of three institutes (Nov. 15,2013; Jan. 23, 2014; June 13, 2014) with outstanding renowned experts in Reading/Language Arts offers a deeper understanding of the instructional shifts in the Common Core State Standardswhich are necessary for literacy development. Click above for more information.
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New Jersey ASCD, an award winning affiliate of ASCD, received the 2013 ASCD Area of Excellence Award for Programs, Products and Services.Accepting the award in Chicago at the ASCD Annual Conference with approximately 11,000 educators in attendance were President Ronnie Dougherty, President-Elect Diane DiDonato Jacobs, Secretary Matthew Mingle, Treasurer Judy Baarck, and Executive Director Marie Adair.NJASCD is a trusted source for professional learning in New Jersey!
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Understanding and Communicating the Common Core State Standards
3:00 PM NJASCD Executive Board Meeting
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM NJASCD Executive Board Meeting