Innovations in Equity: Improving Our Practice


  • Holiday Inn Stevens Point - Convention Center 1001 Amber Avenue Stevens Point, WI, 54482 United States

Purpose

Wisconsin is making strides to close opportunity gaps and improve student outcomes statewide. Join us to network with districts and IHE faculty and students to learn from researchers in the field about implementation and innovation to improve our practices and build capacity as educational equity leaders. Visit the conference website >> 

Who Should Attend

  • Teams, including family and community members, responsible for systemic change resulting in improved achievement, particularly for students of color, students with IEPs, economically disadvantaged students, and English learners 
  • IHE faculty and students

Presentation Topics

  • Leading for equity
  • Using data to make decisions
  • Focusing on inclusive teaching and learning
  • Improving literacy and math practices
  • Accessing supports under ESEA and IDEA to strengthen practices

Keynote Speakers >>
Agenda At-A-Glance >>
Printable Flyer >>

Partners

Training and Lodging Location

Holiday Inn Stevens Point - Convention Center
1001 Amber Ave.
Stevens Point, WI 54482
Ph: (715) 344-0200, press #3 and reference the group name DPI’s Collaborative Event.
The Group Block Code is COL.

A block of rooms is available at the state rate and is being held until September 5, 2017. Rooms are limited, so reserve yours as soon as possible. Request the “DPI’s Collaborative Event” room block when making reservations. Reservations can be made online 24 hours a day at the following link: DPI's Collaborative Event

Participants are responsible for their own reservations and hotel costs. If your agency or district is tax-exempt, be sure to bring a copy of the information with you when checking in.

Overflow Options for Lodging

Space is limited at the training location, so make your reservations early! The following hotels also have blocks of rooms being held until for the event.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Stevens Point
1100 Amber Ave | Stevens Point, WI 54482
Ph: (715) 344-0000, press #2 and reference the group name DPI’s Collaborative Event. The Group Block Code is CES.

A block of rooms is available at the state rate and is being held until September 5, 2017. Reservations can be made online 24 hours a day at the following link: DPI's Collaborative Event

Country Inn & Suites, Stevens Point
301 N. Division Street | Stevens Point, WI 54481
Reservations: (800) 830-5222 (toll free) or (715) 345-7000
Room Bock: DPI’s Collaborative Event

A block of rooms is available at the state rate and is being held until September 6, 2017.

Comfort Suites
300 Division St. N.  
Stevens Point, WI, 54481
Ph: (715) 341-6000
Room Block: DPI’s Collaborative Event

A block of rooms is available at the state rate and is being held until September 1, 2017.

LaQuinta Inn & Suites
4917 Main St. | Stevens Point, WI 54481
Ph: (715) 344-1900, option 5
Room Block: DPI’s Collaborative Event

A block of rooms is available at the state rate and is being held until September 4, 2017.

Comfort Inn
1560 American Drive
Plover, WI, 54467
Ph: (715) 342-0400
Room Block: DPI’s Collaborative Event

A block of rooms is available at the state rate and is being held until September 1, 2017.

The Hampton Inn Plover-Stevens Point
3090 Village Park Drive | Plover, WI 54467
Ph: (715) 295-9900
Room Block: DPI Collaborative / Code: CES

Note: The state rate is NOT available at this location. A block of rooms is being held until September 2, 2017.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Stevens Point
5317 US Highway 10 East
Stevens Point, WI  54482
Ph: (715) 342-9300
Room Block: DPI Collaborative CESA 9 Group

Note: The state rate is NOT available at this location. A block of rooms is being held until September 9, 2017.

Fees and Registration

The fee is $50* per participant.


*Fees are waived and supported by grant funds for the following groups: Title I Focus & Priority Schools, SPDG, pre-service teachers, and IHE faculty.

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