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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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Wednesday, August 23 • 9:30am - 10:50am
Building Discourse Communities: Rigorous Student-centered Learning through Evidence Based Argumentation LIMITED
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Limited Capacity seats available

This workshop will show how EBA activities transfer cognitive demand from teacher to student and increase academic discourse. Participants will leave with four EBA activities to help students speak, write, and read critically in a student-centered classroom.

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Mary Dibinga

English Teacher, Boston Latin Academy

Jana McCarthy

Lead Teacher of Curriculum and Instruction, West Roxbury Academy

Wednesday August 23, 2017 9:30am - 10:50am EDT