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DateTrackNameMain PresenterSession Type
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsEveryday Advisory to Support Student DevelopmentFaulkner, ShawnSpeed Learning
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsTeaching Puberty: You Can Do It!Anderson, JulieSpark & Tell
11/03Understanding Young Adolescent LearnersWhy Do Middle Schoolers Break Pencils?Brist, Todd L.Concurrent Session
11/03Understanding Young Adolescent Learners“Overcoming Obstacles...creatively embracing challenges with a We Do attitude.” Parks, TraceyConcurrent Session
11/03Understanding Young Adolescent LearnersDrawing on Research to Create Strong Middle Schools Vazquez, MariaConcurrent Session
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsEF Explore America: Experiential Learning, Student Travel, and the Modern Class TripGuesto, NickSpeed Learning
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsLift Every Voice Searles, AmberConcurrent Session
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of Students Physical Development Didn’t Stop… Where are Middle Schoolers Emotional Development Now?Anderson, JulieConcurrent Session
11/03 Careers in the Middle School Classroom: Developing Career Skills in Every Academic AreaSurvinski, MelissaConcurrent Session
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsGirls’ Confidence + COVID Complications: How to address the SEL Needs of GirlsHinkelman, LisaConcurrent Session
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsMindfulness and Movement in the ClassroomHalverson, SamanthaConcurrent Session
11/03Understanding Young Adolescent LearnersOur Diverse Middle School Students: A Guide to Equitable and Responsive TeachingMcMurtrie, Deborah H.Concurrent Session
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsSocial Courage: How One Interdisciplinary Team Addressed SEL ChallengesBailey, JaredConcurrent Session
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsUsing Movement to Improve Young Adolescents Mental HealthFutch, EmmaSpeed Learning
11/03Access and EquityDuty of CareKundan, Jitendrapal S.Concurrent Session
11/03 Level Up Your Student-Led ConferencesPrinz, Matthew S.Speed Learning
11/03Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsRecognizing and Overcoming Cognitive Biases in Ourselves and StudentsHammond, MichaelSpeed Learning
11/03Leveraging TechnologyThe Learning Log- a simple way to engage students and connect parents Abate, SamanthaSpeed Learning
11/03Understanding Young Adolescent LearnersYoung Adolescent Development Revisited: A Convergence of Developmentalism & Social IdentityBrinegar, Kathleen M.Concurrent Session
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsThe Impact Music has on Students’ Mental Health and Social and Emotional LearningJensen, ChristinaSpark & Tell
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsUsing Quality Literature to Address Social / Emotional Intelligence and Critical ThinkingJones, VickiSpark & Tell
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsInside Room 111: Flexible Learning Environments in Middle SchoolHighfill, Ashlee P.Spark & Tell
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsInteractive Addressing of Body Image Insecurity in Adolescent FemalesCox, Haylee A.Speed Learning
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsParenting in the Middle: Creating Middle School Transition Groups for ParentsMain-Wegielnik, SuzanneSpeed Learning
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsUsing Extracurriculars to Increase Student Engagement Thacker, GraceSpeed Learning
11/04Understanding Young Adolescent LearnersBuilding Classroom Community through Equity-Based Curriculum and University PartnershipLeonard, Susan Y.Concurrent Session
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsIntegrating Contemporary Art in Middle School Social StudiesHighfill, Ashlee P.Spark & Tell
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsSEL is the HEART of LEARNINGThompson, LynnSpeed Learning
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsWork Smarter Not Harder: Aligning Success Bound and SELNguyen, KristenConcurrent Session
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsGot Advisory? Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of Your StudentsCollins, Robert J.Concurrent Session
11/04Understanding Young Adolescent LearnersBelonging and Becoming – Critical Elements for Student SuccessBarron, LaurieConcurrent Session
11/04Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsThe Importance of Play During and After a PandemicRowe, JodieSpark & Tell
11/05Understanding Young Adolescent LearnersPuberty 101: Beyond the BasicsCruden, Gretchen M.Spark & Tell
11/05Understanding Young Adolescent LearnersThe Data Savvy Middle Schooler: Using Data to Improve Belonging and OutcomesCiok, JenSpark & Tell
11/05Meeting the Social and Emotional Needs of StudentsTHE GRATITUDE PROJECT: Connecting Through The HeartWeeden, Hannah H.Spark & Tell
11/05Understanding Young Adolescent LearnersAdolescents: What Are They Thinking? (Research-based answers to the question we ALL ask)Tyrkala, AnthonyConcurrent Session