For Teachers, Principals and Counselors
Making Schools Work Conference
Annual conference, formerly known as the High Schools That Work Staff Development Conference, for K-12 teachers, counselors, principals, technology center directors and state and district education agency personnel.
Alabama attendees at the July 2018 conference: 193
Go Alliance Academy
Strives to increase the postsecondary education and career success of all students by providing timely and relevant professional development in college and career readiness to school counselors, teachers, principals, career coaches and college access advisors.
Alabama is one of 16 member states and one of the six founding states.
Go Alliance Academy Representative: Sean Stevens, Education Administrator, Alabama State Department of Education
College- and Career-Readiness Standards Networking Conference
Conference that focuses on literacy and mathematics tools and strategies. Teams of educators and school leaders explore disciplinary literacy strategies and formative assessment lessons that engage students in math.
Alabama attendees at the July 2018 conference: 151
Literacy and Math Awards
Outstanding Mathematics Teacher Award
Melinda Defee, Pike County High School
Pike County School District, Alabama
Melinda Defee of the Pike County, Alabama School District won the Outstanding Mathematics Teacher Award in July 2018.
National Technology Centers That Work Leaders Forum
Forum for state and local career and technical education leaders to discuss the role of full- and shared-time technology centers. Teams of center and school leaders, teachers and education and industry partners build action plans.
Alabama attendees at the 2019 National TCTW Leaders Forum: 38