Abydos Learning International's ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 2021 Virtual Conference

Renew.  Refresh.  Recharge.

Join us at the 2021 Annual Abydos Trainers' and Teachers' Conference.  Renew your commitment to Abydos philosophies.  Refresh your knowledge of best practices in writing instruction.  Recharge your professional batteries.  We look forward to seeing you on Zoom!

Conference At-A-Glance

Conference Day-by-Day Agenda
 
FRIDAY - APRIL 30, 2021
10:00AM - 12:00PM Pre-Conference 1* : Jodi Ramos 
Jodi Ramos, her students, and New York Times Learning Network editor Katherine Schulten, author of Student Voice (100 argument essays that matter to them) will guide you through articles, images, sentences, memes, and more from the NYTimes that helped Jodi’s ROOMERS and ZOOMERS hold civil discourse and write essays that matter—all while improving their vocabulary, sentence structure, comprehension, speaking skills, global awareness, and more.  Jodi is part of the New York Times Learning Cohort of sixty educators from across the U.S. for 2020-2021.  Her article “Sentences that Matter, Mentor, and Motivate” co-written with Blake Bockholdt, a high school teacher from Utah, was published in the New York Times in December, 2020.
 
1:00PM -   3:00PM Pre-Conference 2* : James Kelley, Alana Morris, Becky Singley
James Kelley, Texas poet and former Dana K. Barber winner highlights the Poetry and Social and Emotional Learning Connection, followed by instructional strategies for every classroom with Alana Morris and Becky Singley.

3:30PM -   5:30PM Pre-Conference 3* : 
Ann-Marie Trammell
How’s your reading life?  Mine was geared towards what I thought I should be reading rather than what I wanted to read.  What are the rules? Come learn about developing your own reading life based on your interests in order to leverage your reading life into one for your students.

 

SATURDAY - MAY 1, 2021
  8:00AM -  9:30AM Opening General Session
10:00AM - 11:00AM A Sessions
11:15AM - 12:15PM B Sessions
  1:00PM -   3:00PM Trainers' & Trainees' Special Session
  1:00PM -   2:00PM Author Event with Alex Temblador (Limit 50)*
  3:30PM -   5:00PM Spotlight Sessions
 
SUNDAY - MAY 2, 2021
  8:00AM -   9:00AM Shelly Childers Memorial Trainer's with Doctorates Meeting (Invitation Only)
  9:00AM - 10:00AM C Sessions
10:15AM - 11:15AM D Sessions
11:30AM - 12:30PM E Sessions
  1:00PM -   2:30PM Board of Directors' Meeting (Invitation Only)
  1:00PM -   2:00PM Author Event with Christopher Phillips (Limit 50)*
  3:00PM -   4:30PM Closing General Session & Sue German Awards
 
 
For full details visit: AbydosLearning.org
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2021 Conference Selections - April 30, Friday - May 2, Sunday
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2021 Conference Selections - April 30, Friday - May 2, Sunday
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If you believe you or your district has a credit from the 2020 conference (there are very few), select your conference attendance wishes AND the 2020 Credit box.  An email will be sent to the attendee and school district to settle any differences.

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THANK YOU!

Thank you for choosing to attend the Abydos Conference! 
 
No matter the payment type, once you click submit you will receive an invoice from PayPal within 48 hrs for payment for the total amount due.  Please make payments prior to April 27, 2021, to ensure you receive all correspondence regarding the conference login, passwords and all other information and updates.
 
By clicking the SUBMIT button, you are agreeing to the terms of the Abydos Learning International 2021 Virtual Conference. 
1. No sharing of login links or passwords. Do not forward emails or print and distribute. Any users logged in on multiple devices during Zoom sessions will be removed, will not be permitted to participate in the remainder of the conference, and will forfeit their conference registration fee.
2. No group viewing of sessions is permitted unless all are paid attendees of the conference.
3. No recording of any session is allowed.
 
Swift and appropriate action will be taken against attendees who do not comply with the terms above.
 
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I grant Abydos Learning Internatonal permission to use photos from the virtual sessions in which I may appear during the conference on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media platforma. I agree that photos may be edited, altered, copied, or distributed for social media advertising and marketing. I acknowledge that the photos belong to Abydos Learning Internatonal. I understand that I will not receive any monetary compensation for use of these photos. 
 
Refunds are not permitted after April 1, 2021, except under extreme circumstances.  
 
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See you online very soon!