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New Educators’ Workshop

For Students in Teacher Preparation
Programs and Educators in Their
Early Years of Teaching

Friday, October 21, 2011
A Special Event at the UEA Convention
FREE to Students and UEA Members

Time Location Description
7 a.m. Hall 4 Foyer Registration and Check-In
8-9:30 a.m. Hall 4 Keynote Speaker Cea Cohen Elliott (1½ pts.)
9:30-10:15 a.m. Hall 4 New Educator and Student Welcome (¾ pt.)
10:30-11:45 a.m. Rooms 300 A-D
and Room 400
New Educator Breakout Session One (1¼ pts.) (choose one session)
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. South Towne Concessions Lunch - UEA thanks Horace Mann for sponsoring lunch for pre-registered participants
Noon-12:45 p.m. Exhibit Hall 5
end of Aisle 500
Bring your lunch and join us for an interactive demonstration from NEA Member Benefits to learn how you can access tons of free online resources to help you in the classroom
1-2:15 p.m. Rooms 300 A-D and
Room 400
New Educator Breakout Session Two (1¼ pts.) (choose one session)
2:225-2:45 p.m. Exhibit Hall 5
end of Aisle 500
and Room 400
Join us for an interactive demonstration from NEA Member Benefits to learn how you can
access tons of free online resources to help you in the classroom
Earn five (5) points of re-licensure credit for the full day


Breakout Session One Workshops 10:30-11:45 a.m.
Room Workshop Title Presenter Level Category
400 Tips and Shortcuts for Elementary Educators Andrea McMillan Elementary Quality Teaching
300 D Retirement for the New Kids on the Block: Navigating the New
Retirement System
Cory Wood All Grades Financial
300 C I Can Do It: Classroom Management for Secondary Educators Suzanne Cottrell Secondary Classroom Management
300 B Social Media: Opportunities and Cautions Ross Rogers
Tom Nedreberg
All Grades Educator Resources
Breakout Session Two Workshops 1-2:15 p.m.
400 Making PRAXIS a Picnic: Strategies for Preparing to Pass the PRAXIS Sean Mabey All Grades Educator Resources
300 D Mastering Elementary Classroom Management Skills Through
the “Behavior Curriculum”
Helen Hurd Elementary Classroom Management
300 C Tips and Shortcuts for Elementary Educators (Repeated) Andrea McMillan Elementary Quality Teaching
300 B Tips and Shortcuts for Secondary Educators Shauna States Secondary Quality Teaching
300 A Create the Future with Free Technology Resources Rob Bentley All Grades Technology