Teacher Summer Institute has ended
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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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 on Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and numerous courses on UDL for Wheelock and VSA of Massachusetts. She has spoken about UDL at dozens of conferences and is continually working to enhance her own instruction by applying UDL. She recently published a book on UDL in the visual arts classroom. She is a CAST Cadre Member. She graduated from Boston College with a BA in Elementary Education and Studio Art. Liz earned a masters degree from Harvard Graduate School of Education in Arts in Education as well as a masters degree from Lesley University in Special Education Moderate Disabilities.

My Presenters Sessions

Thursday, August 24

8:00am EDT