Register for 2016 Our Kids Summer Institute
Register today for a conference designed to improve achievement among English language learners.
The 2016 Our Kids Summer Institute, sponsored by the Iowa Department of Education and Heartland Area Education Agency, is scheduled for June 16-17 at Waukee High School in Waukee.
The institute will provide participants with the opportunity to network with other educational professionals, to discover new strategies for working with English language learners in Iowa, and to meet national and local experts to enrich practices for increasing English language learner achievement.
All k-12 educators and administrators of English language learners are encouraged to attend.
The keynote speaker will be Mawi Asgedom, author and national motivational speaker, former child refugee and Harvard graduate. Participants will receive a free copy of his 2014 book The 5 Powers of an Educator: How to Inspire Educators, Parents and Youth.