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Welcome to Teacher Summer Institute 2017!  For the first time ever, Boston Public Schools and the Boston Teachers Union are co-hosting an academic conference for teachers.  TSI will focus on highlighting the best practices of some of our most passionate urban educators across BPS.  Teachers, central office staff, and valued members of our community will join together to help bring a shared vision for instruction to life across the district. Please note, this is open to all educators, and is not exclusively for new teachers. We hope to see you there!  
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Thursday, August 24 • 8:00am - 11:00am
Universal Design for Learning (UDL): Theory Applied to Practice LIMITED
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Participants will learn about the 3 core concepts of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) as well as the structure and meaning of the UDL Guidelines. Participants will be engaged in practical activities and discussions where they will apply the guidelines to lesson plans and examine examples of UDL lesson implementation. If possible, please bring a lesson plan or an idea for a lesson to the session.

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Liz Byron

Liz Byron has been teaching in BPS for 10 years. She is currently the K1-8th Grade Visual Art Teacher at Mildred Avenue, a full-inclusion BPS in Mattapan, MA. Liz has also taught middle school math, special education, ESL, and ELA. Liz has co-taught a graduate course at Boston College... Read More →

Thursday August 24, 2017 8:00am - 11:00am EDT