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Georgia School Superintendents Association Conference

Georgia School Superintendents Association Conference The Classic Center – Athens, GA October 23, 2013 The goal of the GSSA Conference is to transform ideas into action—helping schools become exciting places of learning that can make a difference in the lives of Georgia’s future leaders.   To connect with Generation Ready at the conference, please contact Robin [...]

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Generation Ready to Host Forum Focused on Literacy, CCSS and Raising Student Achievement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2013  Generation Ready to Host Forum Focused on Literacy, Common Core State Standards and Raising Student Achievement  New York, NY – Critical issues related to raising student achievement in New York City will be discussed Oct. 10 when Generation Ready hosts an education forum featuring internationally respected leaders in practice, policy and [...]

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White Paper Documents Literacy Crisis Among U.S. Middle Schoolers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2013  WHITE PAPER DOCUMENTS LITERACY CRISIS AMONG U.S. MIDDLE SCHOOLERS Professional Development in Key Areas Seen as Crucial New York, NY – Preparing students for tests and preparing them for life beyond school are very different goals, says a new Generation Ready white paper that documents an alarming gap between middle school [...]

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Maryland State Education Association Annual Convention

Maryland State Education Association Annual Convention Roland E. Powell Convention Center – Ocean City, MD October 18 – 19, 2013 The MSEA Convention will feature workshops focused on Common Core implementation, technology integration, teacher effectiveness, closing the achievement gap, and other Maryland-specific educational initiatives and issues.   To connect with Generation Ready at the conference, [...]

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Generation Ready to Host Education Forum

GENERATION READY TO HOST EDUCATION FORUM FOCUSED ON LITERACY, COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS AND RAISING STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT WHAT:        Education Forum and Reception WHEN:       Thursday, Oct. 10, at 4:30 p.m. WHERE:     Affinia Manhattan Ballroom 371 7th Ave. New York, NY 10001 WHO:         New York City educators, policymakers and community members   DETAILS: Generation [...]

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AASA Women’s Leadership Conference

AASA Women’s Leadership Conference Coronado Island Resort Marriott and Spa – Coronado, CA October 17-18, 2013 Generation Ready’s Chief Academic Officer, Sheena Hervey, spoke at the AASA Women’s Leadership Conference on Changing Outcomes for Middle School Students. A copy of her presentation is available to download.   For additional reading on the subject of Middle School Literacy, [...]

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Illinois Association of School Administrators Conference

Illinois Association of School Administrators Conference Crown Plaza Hotel – Springfield, IL October 9-11, 2013 During the IASA Conference, general sessions and breakout panels provide up-to-date information on topics that are relevant to Superintendents and other administrators. The exhibit hall, which is open one day, gives attendees access to more than 60 vendors, providing an [...]

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